Super Player is available for free from the Windows App Store.
Main features of Super Player for Windows 8 and 8.1:
Super Player makes for a great way to watch videos on your device. The app’s main interface is shown in the screenshot below.
In the above screen, you can choose to open a file for playback by clicking on the folder icon at the center right of the screen. Clicking on this icon will present you with a file browser interface which allows you to select the file that you wish to play back on your device by navigating in the familiar looking metro file explorer and once that has been done, you will be taken to the video playback interface with all the playback controls visible on your screen.
You can play, pause, seek etc. from the bar at the bottom of the screen.
You can see the video interface with the controls minimized in the screenshot above. The app also runs in the background. This basically wraps the main features of Super Player for Windows 8 and 8.1.
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Super Player makes for a great app which you can download for free for playing back videos on your device. You can grab the app for free from the Windows App Store.
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