5KPlayer Still Tops Softonic Front-Page Software Download List


Chengdu, Sichuan -- (SBWIRE) -- 02/17/2017 -- Dearmob's 5KPlayer still remains the top place on Softonic front-page download list and widens the ranking gap with VLC. This ascension leaves the old tycoon – SHAREit in the second place, followed by uTorrent, Whatsapp, and UC Browser which has just elbowed its way to #5. To celebrate, 5KPlayer joined with Digiarty offers every user the first HD Video Converter Giveaway campaign 2017: --limited 20 copies are offered every day.

In just 2 years, from breaking the ice as a media player newbie to crowning as the "Top Download" on Softonic, outweighing other software celebrities, 5KPlayer has accumulated practical experience and so has it gained equally great amount of downloads – over 4,000,000 downloads in total, 413,000 downloads therein from Softonic alone in January 2017, which already paves the way for 2017 first quarter to witness a bigger download hike. 5KPlayer, by balancing highly reliable performances with speedy expansion has won the mass users' heart in innovativeness of functions, trust-worthiness of quality, and the overall seamlessness operation. The integration of 3D HEVC and 8K 4K video playback, online music movie download and iOS 10 AirPlay mirroring & recording is a very practical idea to facilitate user experience, and 5KPlayer claims to make persistent effort in refining each utility as told by Houston Xu, the product manager of Dearmob.

In regard to 5KPlayer future direction, Houston also remarked that "Since we endeavor to create an all-round media player with superb capability to meet almost every user's demands, we are now by all means striving to eliminate the possible flaws, including the overall 4K video download speed, specific H264 video playback issues. Users have every reason to believe that 5KPlayer next version will be another quantum leap in performance enhancement with many surprises in box!"

Implying from the software development trace, it's also highly possible that the infusion of features like seamless mobile video management and the rumored 4K DVD blu-ray playback ability will gradually be unfolded as a matter of time.

Anyway, this big ranking overthrow proves that 5KPlayer is gaining its popularity momentum as a well-accepted free multimedia player at the beginning of 2017. But how long can its dominance last? And how would those in the backseat react next? On all accounts, Softonic is about to welcome a potential fierce homepage ranking battle in the entire year 2017.

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About Dear Mob, Inc
DearMob, Inc, a vigorous software company with a forward-looking vision, keeps pushing itself in developing new products and revamping 5KPlayer's capability. With a foothold in mobile solutions, media playback, online video download, and AirPlay in 2016, DearMob is ready to enable more dynamic growth with compact and competitive products to Mac/Windows/iOS/Android users in the year 2017.

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