foobar2000 is an advanced audio player for the Windows platform. Some of the basic features include full unicode support, ReplayGain support and native support for several popular audio formats: MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPC, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC / Ogg FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, AU, SND, CDDA, WMA.
Changes in version 1.0:
New context menu structure – better out-of-the-box layout but less customizable.
Built-in support for Windows Media and RTSP streaming.
â€œEditâ€ menu operates on the currently selected object rather than always on the active playlist.
Improved compatibility with multimedia keyboards.
Improved, more customizable album art support.
Portable installs now remember Media Library paths relatively to the install folder.
Reworked Preferences: OK/Cancel/Apply buttons, new layout of standard pages.
New options regarding selection viewer behavior.
Default User Interface: new pseudo color code system for status bar and playlist view.
CD ripping improvements:
Results can be now checked against the AccurateRip database on-the-fly.
CD-TEXT reading support.
Ability to choose individual tracks to rip in the â€œRip Audio CDâ€ dialog.
Changes in 1.0 beta 6:
Bug fixed: Inconsistent behaviors of the “Colors and Fonts” preferences page when importing themes or using the “Quick Appearance Setup” dialog.
Shoutcast stream titles are now parsed as UTF-8, allowing Unicode characters.
Improved compatibility with (unofficial?) FLAC multichannel specification.
Internal clean-ups and fixes.