FreeSmith is a video player that has support for multiple media formats, from standard video files to Blu-Ray discs. With this program, users do not have to look for and install extra codecs in order to play various kinds of video file formats, because it already comes equipped with the necessary video codecs. This application is also capable of music playback. Among the formats it supports are MPEG, AVCHD, MP4, AVI, and F4V.
This media players has a well-organized interface with clear controls and allows users to enter into full screen mode easily. Users can also set hotkeys so that they will not have to reach for the mouse while watching. Hotkey operation can be done for adjusting options for subtitles, audio volume, and video screen size. This application also has a screen capture function with a continuous screenshot feature. The screen capture function does not interrupt video playback.
FreeSmith is also equipped with a number of advanced features such as playback volume control, playlist management, and video display settings. Users can adjust the contrast, saturation, and brightness of the video. They can also adjust the synchronization between the audio and the subtitle. The playback speed can be adjusted as well. Users can create their own playlists for a personalized viewing or listening experience.