VLC video player returns to the App Store




VLC media player for devices running iOS operating system once again became available for download in some countries. Users who previously downloaded the program, has received an upgrade to version 2.4.1. International release of the popular player is expected in the near future.


There are versions of VLC for Mac, Windows, Linux and other systems. In September 2010, the development has become available for the first time users to iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, but not for long. A few months later Apple removed it from the App Store Store . The company attributed this to the fact that VLC breaks open the license agreement GNU, under which released the program – that is due to the digital protection App Store. In the summer of 2012 she made ​​her debut version VLC for Android .

By July 2013 the developers have managed to settle all legal questions about VLC for iOS and the program appeared in the App Store. However, a year later, for unknown reasons, the application again withdrawn from the catalog.

As blogged Ptigermstr, in the next few hours all owners of the iPhone and iPad will be able to download a rewritten version of VLC, which allows you to play music and videos in all formats from both the mobile devices and the Internet. Among the features of the new version of the player is called integration with Dropbox and the ability to download content over the wireless network Wi-Fi.


VLC player is developed since 2001. One of its main advantages – no need to download additional codecs to play media. VLC is the de facto standard multimedia player for a Mac.

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