5KPlayer Upgrade Brings New Video Edit Feature, 4K Hardware Decoding Improvements, and More

DearMob’s 5KPlayer just upgraded to version 5.8 on both Mac and Windows to offer video processing feature, 4K HEVC playback enhancements and more.


Chengdu, China -- (SBWIRE) -- 06/24/2019 -- DearMob's flagship product 5KPlayer just announced a major update bringing new video processing feature, accompanying with enhanced 4K/HEVC Hardware Decoding performance and other important software improvements. Now, this robust 4K media player can directly edit a video during playback and handles highly-compressed UHD 4K/HEVC HDR videos much more smoothly.

Gathering 4K UHD HDR video playback, online media download, video music streaming into one unit, 5KPlayer is always a good VLC player alternative and an ideal choice for people to explore an in-depth multimedia experience. Considering the high demand for video cut, 5KPlayer 5.8 version adds a video cutter for anyone who needs to cut videos during media playback. Even more powerful than VLC, 5KPlayer plays 4K HDR 60fps footage recorded with the digital camera, iPhone or GoPro and helps cut out the boring parts in case needed. The advanced settings like video rotate, playback speed adjustment and color balance control also make the clip cut more amazing.

Likewise, the optimized Hardware Acceleration module on Windows 10 allows PC users to easily choose which GPU to help fast 4K UHD video playback up to 10bit 300mbps, and also allows for seamless media streaming and speedily outputting processed videos without quality loss. The improved Hardware decoding performance of 5KPlayer also helps reduce the burden of CPU, thus facilitating more background tasks and processes on the computer. For Mac users, the strengthened AirPlay mirroring feature will help wireless screen mirroring from iPhone/iPad to Mac and Mac to Apple TV much more pleasantly.

Other enhancements also include improved media info module for displaying more detailed media information, better and smoother 4K 360° video playback, gapless DLNA media streaming, more accurate screenshot and more speedy subtitle loading.

Freeware Availability
5KPlayer is a free video music player with video processing, online media download, DLNA streaming and AirPlay mirroring features. The new version 5.8 for Windows and Mac is now available to download at

About DearMob Inc.
DearMob aims to create high-quality cross-platform software for Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android to provide users sophisticated desktop and mobile solutions. Led by the star product 5KPlayer, this brand is ready to enable more dynamic growth with compact and competitive products in 2019. For more information about the company, please visit