You will be amazed by the complexity and the configuration options of these applications starting with installation process, when you have the possibility to choose the settings for each and every codec.
If you are a basic user, avoid the advanced mode and trust the program’s default options. In the end you will be able to play media files without any inconveniences.
Whenever and wherever you need a complete codec, you can use K-Lite Codec Pack.
Install it on your computer and also carry it around on your USB flash drive, as it is lightweight and reliable.
Compared to other similar products, K-Lite Codec Pack are far superior due to a series of features and advantages.
They always include the latest codec versions; they don’t contain any conflicting codecs; you are allowed to install only the components you need and not all the pack.
The K-Lite Codec Pack Basic
, as its name suggests, provides you with decoding solutions for the most common media formats.
K-Lite Codec Pack Standard
contains a bit more codecs for a wider variety of formats, while K-Lite Codec Pack Full
offers you a complete solution for almost all formats and also allows you to perform you own encoding.
Every new version of the K-Lite Codec Pack comes with improvements and updates.
For the 10.6.5 version, the updates are: MPC–HC
version 18.104.22.168, Codec Tweak Tool
to version 5.8.5, LAV Filters
to version 0.62-10-gbb7a8da, ffdshow to version 1.3.4532, x264VFW to revision 2453, GraphStudioNext to version 0.6.1.410, and added x64 version of MPC-HC. The x64 version of MPC-HC has (slightly) better performance, while the (default) x86 version provides better compatibility (for example with madVR).
It has also improved stability of subtitle rendering in 64-bit players.
No matter what your needs are and what pack you choose – Basic, Standard or Full, K-Lite Codec Pack Full will function very smoothly and not slow down your system at all.
- The K-Lite Codec Pack works only on Windows XP/2003/Vista/7/8.
It offers support for 32-bit and 64-bit codecs and it works irreproachably.