HD Video Player

Allows users to play HD videos on their devices

4.0

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  • Category Video
  • Program license Free
  • Version 1.8.3
  • Size 12 MB
  • Works under: Android
  • Program available in English
  • Content rating Everyone
  • Package name com.elift.hdplayer
  • Program by turtlerun
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A lot of apps may confuse you as to what they actually do because of their name, but with the HD Video Player, most people understand that they'll be getting a third-party media player for their Android device.

A Review of the HD Video Player for Android

It's not a new thing to find an app out there that's a video player; after all, your Android OS will already include a media player. Media players are perhaps one of the most common types of apps for mobile devices, and even one of the most downloaded programs for desktops and laptops. But with the HD Video Player, Android users are getting something a little different. Often in the case that most media players have a limited range, and they're only downloaded to play niche files. For instance, WMV plays MPG, MPEG, MP4 and other formats, so people will get VLC to play AVI, FLV, and other formats. This particular app for Android has probably the most extensive catalog of file formats on the market, so you will not have to use multiple players. You can use this one player for everything you have, any type of video or audio files.

While this is only a media player and doesn't do double duty as anything else, there's still a whole lot to say about this app. For starters, it has a very light footprint. So if you still need to chat or film something while your player is active, it won't bog you down. It also sets up automatically so you won't need any technical skills to get it working.

Pros and Cons of HD Video Player

Pros

  • Very light footprint
  • Plays almost every file type
  • Very easy to install
  • Plays media in full HD

Cons

  • Only available for Android
  • Doesn't have a lot of features

** Make the video playback more fluency

** Add recent playlist

** Add folder browser, more easier to find your video files.

** Fixed exit crash bug.

Potentially dangerous permissions

  • READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: Allows an application to read from external storage.
  • READ_PHONE_STATE: Allows read only access to phone state, including the phone number of the device, current cellular network information, the status of any ongoing calls, and a list of any PhoneAccounts registered on the device.
  • WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE: Allows an application to write to external storage.

Other permissions

  • ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE: Allows applications to access information about networks.
  • ACCESS_WIFI_STATE: Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks.
  • BROADCAST_STICKY: Allows an application to broadcast sticky intents. These are broadcasts whose data is held by the system after being finished, so that clients can quickly retrieve that data without having to wait for the next broadcast.
  • CHANGE_WIFI_MULTICAST_STATE: Allows applications to enter Wi-Fi Multicast mode.
  • GET_TASKS: This constant was deprecated in API level 21. No longer enforced.
  • INTERNET: Allows applications to open network sockets.
  • MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS: Allows an application to modify global audio settings.
  • WAKE_LOCK: Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
  • WRITE_SETTINGS: Allows an application to read or write the system settings.
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