If you have tried to play High Quality videos on your android, there is a high chance that you might have came across an error “Audio Format (AC3) Nit supported” . Not anymore.
In Recent versions of MX Player DTS & DOLBY audio codec supports are removed from the official MX-Player. If your video has dts/dtshd/ac3/eac3/mlp audio tracks it won’t play any audio. Only video will be played. Here’s a easy fix for that.
1. First you need to Know the correct codec required for you phone Go to Settings 》 Decoder 》Custom Codec. Codec required is usually mentioned there.Select the codec of version you are using mx player.
2. Now you need to download the correct codec from below:-
FOR MX PLAYER 1.7.32-40 - click here
FOR MX PLAYER 1.8.0.NIGHTLY (NOT COMPATIBLE WITH 1.7.X)- click here
CUSTOM CODEC V1.8.6 (FOR MX PLAYER 1.8.6+)- click here
3. After downloading the pack unzip it and again Go to Settings 》 Decoder 》Custom Codec and select the downloaded codec file.
Now MX Player will ask to restart do that and Done. To make sure the custom codec is properly installed, Once it restarts, from Options Goto Help 》 About. check whether the codec is loaded or not. If Custom Codec is loaded, it will show the platform & custom codec version below the Mx Player version info.
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