Top 13 Best DVD Players for Windows 10

2019-09-06 00:46:25     Posted by Gabriel


Summary: If you love watching DVD movies you may need a professional DVD player for Windows 10. Considering this, this article lists the top 13 best DVD players for Windows 10 for your reference.

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Microsoft Windows had a dedicated DVD player which was launched back in the XP era. But because of advancements in digital media Microsoft shut it down. The digital media advancements are slowly making the DVD less popular. Some years later from now DVD will become obsolete. That may be the situation some years from now, but today DVDs are still in active use. You can still find movie DVDs and they are quite capable of delivering good video quality on a modern TV screen. DVDs are cheaper in priceandalso, this is the best reason why some people still invest in latest movie DVDs.

In this article we will discuss some of the top 10 best DVD players for Windows 10.


Top 10 Best DVD Players for Windows 10


1. DVDFab Player 5

DVDFab Player 5 is the recommended DVD player for Windows 10. It comes with three versions (free, standard and ultra). DVDFab Player 5 provides two modes (PC and TV) for playing DVD discs. DVDFab Player 5 is fully compatible with encrypted DVD discs, normal DVD discs, DVD ISO files and folders.

Encrypted DVDs are commercially produced disc with some sort of encryption which prevents them from playing on a non-certified DVD player/software. But DVDFab Player 5 doesn’t find any difficulty in playing those encrypted DVDs. With PC mode you can enjoy the DVDs on your Windows 10 PC and with TV mode you can connect your PC to an HDTV via HDMI cable and turn it into a complete home theater system with Dolby digital sound. If you want to talk about quality then I must tell you that it fully supports HDR10 which is known to enhance the visual quality on the TV screen. DVDFab Player 5 fully supports DVD menus which makes it easy to navigate around the disc.

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DVDFab Player 5 also plays 4K UHD content. So if you have some Blu-ray discs then you can play them without any issues. However the article is DVD oriented but you should know what DVDFab Player 5 is capable of?

Actually it is designed for powerful computer hardware that is responsible for delivering the ultimate true 4K viewing experience on a modern 4K TV. If you don’t have a powerful computer don’t worry, you’re still covered by its useful playing features. There is currently no video format that it can’t play. The UI of DVDFab player is also very easy to use and you can learn it to use in just few minutes. Don’t forget the 3D content as it is fully supported by this player. Standard and Ultra version DVDFab Player 5 come with a 30-day trial period so without wasting your time you should download it, install it, and start using it.

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2. VLC by VideoLan

When it comes to freeware then VLC is always the best free DVD player for Windows 10. It is the only media player for Windows 10 which has high compatibility with video formats. Playing DVDs with VLC is not a difficult task. Simply insert the DVD disc in the DVD ROM drive open the VLC player click ‘Media>Open Disc’. Select the ‘Disc’ tab and then select ‘DVD’ and then click the ‘Play’ button to play the disc. The DVD disc will show menu if it has it. You can right click on the player screen to access more player settings for customization.

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3. Media Player Classic

Another free DVD player for Windows 10 is Media Player Classic. It is very good at playing DVDs and plays them with menus and original resolution. It fully supports multi audio channels if a DVD has it. It also supports subtitles and you can right click on the player screen to get more options like changing the screen size, zoom, select multi audio, subtitles etc.

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4. PowerDVD

CyberLink PowerDVD is a powerful DVD and media player for Windows 10. It is not a free DVD player software but comes with a trial period. You can use the trial period to play your DVDs. But remember it is much more expensive than DVDFab Player 5. If you are looking for a reliable DVD player for Windows 10 then you can always first go for DVDFab Player 5 standard, because it is cheap and provides many similar features of PowerDVD. However, final choice would be yours.

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5. GOM Player

GOM Player is a freemium media player which can play DVD discs too. GOM player is known for playing corrupted or broken media files by skipping bad frames. If you are looking for a basic DVD player for Windows 10 then you can use this player. It is a freemium player so you will see ads while using it.

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6. Pot Player

Pot Player may be the only free media player that is known to use less system resources and still can give good performance. This happens because of the hardware acceleration technologies that it uses which includes DVXA, Nvidia CUDA, and Intel’s QuickSync. DVDFab Player 5 also supports all these technologies. The Pot Player can play DVDs, Blu-rays, and other types of video and audio formats. Pot Player supports external codecs which let it play any video format.

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7. BlazeDVD Free

BlazeDVD free is quite a good DVD player for Windows 10 with some nice features. Though don’t expect much from a free version, but it can play DVDs and provides some options too. As a basic DVD player software BlazeDVD won’t let you down. Just download and install it, insert the DVD in the DVD drive and start watching. You’ll love it’s player’s UI.

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8. AllPlayer

AllPlayer as the name suggests is a freeware media player that plays all types of media formats including DVDs. Though it doesn’t directly play DVDs but can play DVD files (.VOB). So if you’re using this player then you first have to open the DVD disc to access the .vob files and then can play with this player. Just like any other player you can access on screen player options like changing screen aspect ratio, change or select subtitles, select audio etc.

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9. KMPlayer

KMPlayer features a clean and simple UI but at the same time supports various video and audio formats. It is a simple player which doesn’t require heavy system resources. I would say that KMPlayer is the most basic DVD player for Windows 10.

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10. Xine

Xine is an absolutely free media player which can play DVDs and most popular common video formats. It is a lightweight DVD player software for Windows 10 and is open source. It doesn’t use much CPU power. Consider it as a basic DVD player software but still it has got a very nice user interface.

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11. 5KPlayer


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5K player is a good media player for Windows 10. You can use it to watch high definition or HD videos without any problems. That’s why it’s called HD DVD player for windows 10. As a free pc DVD player for windows 10, its ability is more than that.  Aside from offline video playback, you can also use it to play online videos.


12. Macgo Windows Blu-ray


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Macgo Windows Blu-ray is very simple to use and understand with its short steps for video download and concise layout of buttons. This HD DVD player for windows 10 now supports Blu-ray, DVD, VideoCD and tons of other formats including RMVB, MKV, WMV, MP4. Although it is often called a free pc DVD player for windows 10, you can use it freely for only three months.


13. Haihaisoft Universal Player


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This HD DVD player for windows 10 supports playback of multiple formats such as WMV, WMA, ASF, WMS and more, and can read DVD, VCD, SVCD. News also said that it can be embedded into IE (yet only IE) for instant video playback.



So this article gave the list of top 13 DVD players for Windows 10. Now we hope that you can make a good choice for yourself. If you’re looking for an overall exceptionally good media or DVD player then go for DVDFab Player 5. If you want just a basic DVD player then the above list contains at least 7 of those media players. Test all the software listed above but do start with DVDFab Player 5 because it is quite possible that after installing DVDFab Player 5 you may not want to move to other paid or free players. Give it a try and experience it yourself.

1. Convert DVDs to MP4, MKV, and etc., to watch on PCs, portable & mobile devices
2. Extract DVD audios to AAC, MP3, and etc., to listen on iPod, or other music players
3. Customize the audio & video parameters to meet specific needs from different users
4. Edit the output videos like cropping, trimming, adding text/image watermark, and etc.

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