Free AVI Player for Mac

Anna Brooks 17 Oct at 08:10

What's AVI

Audio Video Interleave (also Audio Video Interleaved) is mostly known as AVI. This multimedia container format was introduced by Microsoft Corporation back in 1992.

These files can contain both audio and video data in a file container that allows synchronous audio-with-video playback. Audio or video content that is compressed with a wide variety of codecs is stored in an AVI wrapper and played in Windows Media Player, if the needed codecs are installed on the computer.

Most frequently used codecs for AVI format are: DivX, XVID, Cinepak, Indeo, DV, MJPEG codec, etc. AVI file format is considered to be the most common format for audio and video data playback on a computer.

Download and install Elmedia Player
Free AVI player for Mac

How to play AVI on Mac

1. Download and install
Download free Elmedia Player from this website and install this free AVI player for Mac by dragging the APP file to your Applications folder and launch the app.

2. Add the files you want to play
Add the AVI files to Elmedia Player library. You can do that one of the following ways:

  • Drag the needed AVI files to the application window or onto the icon in the dock.
  • Right-click the file in Finder and choose "Open With" option. Then choose Elmedia Player as an app which will open the file.
  • Choose "File" from player Main menu -> "Open".

3. Simply enjoy
Enjoy watching your AVI files with Elmedia Player - your essential AVI Mac player! Note that you can watch not only AVI movies, but a great variety of other file types too: FLV, SWF, XAP (Silverlight), RM and RV (Real), MOV, MP4, WMV, etc.

Play AVI on Mac and other media files (WMV, DIVX, MP4, MKV, MPG/MPEG, MOV, XAP and others). It's absolutely free and you will need just one app - Elmedia Player for Mac - a versatile and easy-to-use player!

Have a look at all the great features Elmedia Player offers:

# Elmedia Feature Free PRO
1 Various video formats support
2 Customizable view options
3 Super easy playlists creation
4 Special integrated web-browser
5 Download YouTube videos
6 Download online videos
7 Convert movies to the series of images
8 Convert Flash Projectors to SWF

Elmedia Player for Mac

Requirements: OS X 10.7+ , free space: 29.71Mb
Version 5.1.496 () Release notes