Top Free 8K Video Player for iOS and Android to Play 8K Video on Mobile Device
The top 8K Ultra HD video player app for iOS and Android is the far-famed rising star Kolor Eyes, which is not only a 8K video player, but also a free 360° video player for iPhone iPad and Android users to play 8K videos with 360 degree virtual reality. Zoom in and out, look at what is taking place all around you, use the gyroscope to navigate within the video. More importantly, this 8K video player for Android iOS is downright FREE!
If you have downloaded this free 8K H.265 player on your iOS or Android device, you might meet some troubles when playing 8K YouTube videos thereon. 8K YouTube videos are usually formatted with MKV, which is incompatible with Apple iPhone iPad device. Worse still, higher video quality, bigger file size. The 8K video file is commonly adopting the high quality compression codec so as the videos being 2-3 times than that of 4K or 1080P videos.
8K Videos Incompatible on Mobile? Convert & Compress 8K to iPhone iPad Android
To successfully play 8K video movie on iPhone Android, you need a solid video converter yet compression software. Here the trustworthy MacX Video Converter Pro cuts the buck. Built in 320+ video and 50+ audio codecs, this 8K video converter compressor enables you to convert and compress 8K virtual reality video of MKV, MTS, AVCHD, MTS format to MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, FLV, 3GP, WMV, etc. with much smaller file size after video conversion and video parameter settings adjustment (Bit rate, frame rate, resolution, etc.). And as the 8k video conversion has done, you can eventually play 8K Ultra HD video movie on your iPhone 11/11 Pro Max/XS/XR, iPad Pro, iPad mini 4/Air 3, Galaxy, HTC, Sony, etc. without any hassle.
Top Free 8K Video Player for Mac and Windows to Play 8K H265 Video with Real 8K Quality
Why being so addicted to 8K videos instead of 4K 2K 1080P FHD? One word: Quality! Yes, majority of you pursue the high quality videos, the clearer, the better. Question is that: can you really ensure the 8K video playback with real 8K resolution 7680×4320? Possible hard since the 8K video playback quality is related to your device display to a great extent. So prior to play 8K 7680×4320 video on Mac or Windows computer, you'd better know the hardware requirement.
1.For Mac Users: To ensure the 8K media playback with real 8K 7680×4320 high quality, please use your newest Retina MacBook, iMac 5K or iMac 8K 2015 model to guarantee the 8K video playback quality.
2.For Windows Users: What needs Windows users to do is to upgrade your Windows operating system to Windows 10, for Windows 10 supports the 8K 4K Ultra HD video playback.
Ok, when the hardware requirement is ready, we can go for the best free 8K video player for Mac/Windows hunting. Building on my personal test of several video players for 8K video including VLC media player, KMplayer, GOMplayer and 5KPlayer, 5KPlayer is my greatest satisfaction. Why this new-coming 8K video player freeware can beat the pants off VLC player? Look below:
5KPlayer, as its name claims, supports 5K UHD video playback, but not just for 5K videos, the 8K 360 degree video playback, 4K video playback, HD 1080P 720P and the ordinary MP4, MOV, MKV, AVI, MP3, HEVC playback still no problem. It also delivers perfect performance in 8K video playback on Windows 10/8/7. So no matter you are the Windows user or Mac user, you can apply this 2-in-1 8K video player freeware to free play 8K H265 videos with high quality.
Download 8K UHD Video for Playing on Mac/Windows
As a friendly reminder, if you have the demand to free download and convert YouTube 8K to 4K, 8K to 1080P or 720P video files for better compatibility with media players, the aforementioned MacX Video Converter Pro is the second-to-none choice for you to make this task simple and pain free. It has a great ability to free download YouTube 8K, Vimeo 8K, Dailymoiton 8K videos (1000+ sites supported) and convert 8K UHD video to any video audio format for limitless playback on media players.
Step 1: Free download this video downloader on Windows or Mac version on for Macbook, iMac etc. Fire it up and then click "YouTube" button on the main interface and "Add Links" icon to paste the desired 8K UHD video URL to somewhere in the frame box.
Step 2: Choose the output format (MP4, MOV, WebM etc.), resolution (4320P, 2160P, 1080P included) and size from the automatically detected details. If it possible, choose the higher resolution as you can. The higher the video resolution is, the clearer the video will be.
Step 3: Select output folder. Press "Click" button to decide where you'd like to save the downloaded UHD video.
Step 4: Start download 8K video. Hit "Download Now" button to start 4K 8K Ultra video download process.