Before you free download K-Lite Codec Pack for your PC, we are advising to learn its features and see what's new in the latest version.
Overview of the set of codecs
Nowadays K-lite Codec Pack is the most popular set of the codecs for playing back music and video files. According to the statistics, this program was installed on every third PC. A set includes a lot of codecs, Media Player Classic Home Cinema, various plug-ins, filters, decoders, splitters, video editors, audio editors and other instruments for media files processing. Mainly, codecs and filters are used for coding and decoding audio and video files.
For now there are 4 versions of the K-Lite Codec Pack kit:
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic - is a basic kit of codecs for playing audio and video files in AVI, MKV, MP4, MP3, FLV, OGM, MPEG, OGG, TS, MOV and other formats.
K-Lite Codec Pack Standard - it is a standard kit, containing codecs and filters for the basic kit. On top of that, this kit includes MPC-HC player, decoder MPEG-2 and MediaInfo Lite utility for obtaining more technical details about audio or video files (for example, container,bit rate and other data)
K-Lite Codec Pack Full - it is a full kit, including codecs, filters and components of the standard kit. And on top of that the full kit contains tools for processing media files.
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack contains the Real Alternative Package of codecs for playing RealMedia files, a kit of QuickTime Alternative, and also all filters, codecs and tools of presented in the full kit.
Operating System: Windows 10 / Windows 8 (8.1) / Windows 7 (x86 or x64).
Features of the software
Support of all existing multimedia files: AVI, DIVX, DVD-Video, Blue-Ray Video, MKV, WEBM, MKA, MP3, M1V, M1V, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, WavPack, OGG, Opus, MOV, AMR, AAC and others.
Custom installation. Prior the installation, K-lite Codec will offer user to choose necessary filters, editor, decoders and codecs.
Ability of detection and fixing the corrupted filters and codecs.
Uninstall of the previous codecs.
Creation and processing video files, using additional utility, which are included in the package.
Support of the hardware acceleration for decoding H.264 video and HEVC.
What's new in version 13.4.0
Updated LAV Filters to version 0.70.2-8-g754cd.
Updated Codec Tweak Tool to version 6.2.1.
Differences between kits of K-Lite Codec Pack
Below presented table shows the distinguishing characteristics between free versions (Basic, Standard, Full and Mega). Data have been taken from the Official site.
Compare kits of K-Lite Codec Pack, developed by Codec Guide
Differences between K-Lite Codec Pack and assemblies of other companies
Compatibility with Windows x64 and x32.
Compatibility of components.
Ability of detection and fixing the corrupted filters and codecs - DirectShow.
Screenshots for K-Lite Codec Pack
Thus, K-Lite Codec Pack lets you to playback any media files on your PC. K-lite Codec Pack don’t change file associations and is supported by all OS from "Windows" Family .