Praise foobar2000

Discussion in 'Gentlepeople's Gathering' started by Cats777, Nov 21, 2012.

  1. Cats777 Thread Starter ┬─┬ノ( º _ ºノ)

    Best audio player? Or bestest audio player?
  2. imadaman Cheddar League

    That's really all there is to say on the matter.
  3. I prefer winamp
    inb4 shitstorm
  4. imadaman Cheddar League

  5. Streke Stilton League

    I, too, use Winamp. Can we get a side-by-side comparison in here of both media players? I'm pretty interested in foobar2000, but I'm already comfortable with Winamp.
  6. Cats777 Thread Starter ┬─┬ノ( º _ ºノ)

    Foobar2000 can play almost everything and has a lot of conversion and customization options, more so than Winamp. It's also not as bloated. Even with hundreds of tracks loaded in dozens of playlist tabs, fb2k doesn't show any signs of slowing down at all.

    Besides, it was made by a former Nullsoft employee, so you can think of it as the spiritual successor to pre-AOL Winamp.
  7. Streke Stilton League

    Interesting. I suppose I'll give it a throw. Thanks for the suggestion.
  8. Shep American League


    Now if only I can get the funky Winamp visualisations to work on it.
  9. Cats777 Thread Starter ┬─┬ノ( º _ ºノ)

  10. Shep American League

  11. Chezhead Cheddar League

    I love foobar because I can add a plugin to remote control via iOS, as well as the intense customization of the interface.

    I do use MOC on linux though.
  12. ALSO, winamp is for Android. Flac support, 24 bit music and an equalizer.
  13. Shep American League

    Winamp for Android is good, but I prefer Poweramp.

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