VLC for iOS, the app to watch videos on iPhone without converting them, is now available

by Kelvin

VLC for iOS returns again to the App Store for iPhone and iPad

Finally is available again in the App Store, the app store of Apple, the famous VLC application. This app, for those who do not know it, is a multiplatform program through which users have the possibility to watch any video in any format, even though these are not natively supported by the iPhone. Know all the news of this application and download it below.

VLC for iOS, the app to watch videos on iPhone without converting them, is now available 3

What is VLC for iOS?

VLC for iOS is the free VLC media player application for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, available in the app store of Apple, the App Store. Thanks to this application you will be able to play all your movies and shows in most of the available video formats, directly on your iOS device, without having to convert them into a format that is compatible.


This application allows the synchronization of files with cloud storage services such as Dropbox and GDrive, it is also possible to synchronize movies using iTunes or downloading directly and through a web server, in addition, it also allows transmission with UPnP media servers.

The best thing about this application, VLC for iOS, is that it is completely free and open source.

What's new in version 2.4.1 of VLC

This new version of VLC has the following features:

  • UI improvements.
  • Reliability improvements for UPnP and shared WiFi.
  • Updated decoders.
  • Support for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
  • Added native support for complex media servers.
  • Support for streaming from GDrive folders.
  • Search in the media library.
  • New display mode for the library on the iPad.
  • Support for synchronization of subtitles and audio with video.
  • Custom URL scheme based on x-callback-url.
  • Various improvements and bug fixes.
  • New translation into traditional Chinese.

Download VLC for iOS for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

If you don't have this yet app to watch videos on iPhone and iPad without converting them to an iOS compatible format, you can install it through the direct download link, from the App Store, which you will find below.

VLC for iOS is in the App Store, requires iOS 6.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. It is available in the following languages: Spanish, German, Bosnian, Catalan, Czech, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Danish, En, Slovak, Slovenian, Finnish, French, Galician, Greek, Hebrew, Hu, Indonesian, English, Italian, Japanese , Ko, Latvian, Malay, Marathi, Dutch, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Swedish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Arabic.