Insight: Install SMPlayer In Ubuntu/Linux Mint
SMPlayer is a free media player for Linux with built-in codecs. One of the finest feature of this player that it can play almost all formats. It can let you play play Youtube videos, search and download subtitles, and includes other features like a thumbnail generator and audio and video filters.
You don’t need to install any other external codecs after installing SMPlayer. Another amazing feature is that it can remember the setting of all the music that you play. According to the official SMPlayer blog:
So you start to watch a movie but you have to leave… don’t worry, when you open that movie again it will be resumed at the same point you left it, and with the same settings: audio track, subtitles, volume…
Features Of SMPlayer:
1)Play all media formats.
2) Supports Youtube.
3)SMPlayer is available in more than 30 languages, including Spanish, German, French, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Japanese.
4)SMPlayer can search and download subtitles from opensubtitles.org
4)SMPlayer includes many advanced features like video and audio filters, change of the playback speed, adjustment of audio and subtitles delay, video equalizer.
How To Install SMPlayer In Ubuntu/Linux Mint Via PPA
To install SMPlayer, use the following commands in a terminal:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rvm/smplayer sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install smplayer smplayer-themes smplayer-skins
Meanwhile, To install install SMPlayer QT4 version , follow the commands below:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:rvm/smplayer-qt4 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install smplayer smplayer-themes smplayer-skins