What are the improvements in VLC Media Player 2.1.1
- With a new audio core, hardware decoding and encoding, port to mobile platforms, preparation for Ultra-HD video and a special care to support more formats, 2.1 is a major upgrade for VLC.
- Rincewind has a new rendering pipeline for audio, with better effiency, volume and device management, to improve VLC audio support.
- Supports many new devices inputs, formats, metadata and improves most of the current ones, preparing for the next-gen codecs.
- Rincewind fixes around a thousand bugs, in more than 7000 commits from 140 volunteers.