Free SWF & FLV Player for Mac
Elmedia Player

Elmedia Player is a smart Mac Flash player. It is full of handy features and controls. This SWF player Mac app provides its users with top usability and great viewing experience.

With Elmedia Player you can:

  • Play SWF, FLV and other videos

    Elmedia Player is not just a great FLV player Mac app, it also supports SWF, RM and RV, AVI, MOV, MP4, WMV, DIVX, etc. It can float on top so you don't miss a movie moment even when working at the computer.
  • Customizable Flash settings

    This SWF player for Mac allows setting up quality for the SWF file currently playing, managing Flash Local Security settings. There is an option to enable or disable external data traffic for Flash movies.
  • Go online to search for Flash movies

    You can browse web for SWF files to watch them. If a SWF file loads external resources for a proper playback, free Flash player for Mac will inform you about it, so you can download them with PRO version.
  • Built-in web browser

    Free FLV player Mac app has its own built-in web browser to look for and watch online media without leaving the app. This player also offers "Open URL" option to play videos directly from player.

What is FLV

Flash Video is used for delivery of video over the web with the help of Adobe Flash Player version 6 and later. The encoding manner for the audio & video data within these video files is the same as within SWF files. Two different video file formats are known as Flash video – FLV & F4V. Both of them are developed by Adobe Systems. These formats are used by most popular video websites as YouTube, VEVO, Hulu, Metacafe, Yahoo! Video, etc.

What is SWF

SWF is short for "small web format". It is a very popular Flash media file format widely used for Flash animation based on vector & raster graphics, as well as for Flash menus, buttons, banners. SWF format originated with FutureWave Software, then transferred to Macromedia, and is currently Adobe product.

Elmedia Player PRO and its benefits

Get even more features with SWF & FLV Player PRO: you can save a Flash movie that is playing along with its external resources, make a screenshot of any moment of the video or convert your favorite FLV or SWF video into a series of images.

  • Download YouTube videos PRO

    Downloading YouTube videos is very easy with Mac Flash player. Enter the link, select the format to download the video in, click Download. There is an option to extract MP3 sound from YouTube video without actually downloading the video.
  • Download Flash files PRO

    With the PRO version of this player you can download online videos. Preview external resources used by SWF animation and download only specific content.

Customizable audio settings NEWPRO

Thanks to the feature of virtual surround for headphones the sound "goes" beyond the headphones, from front to back, from side to side. "Virtual speakers for headphones" makes the sound similar to the sound from loudspeakers, both channels reaching the ear from the distance with head shadowing effect in mind.
  • Capture a screenshot or make series of screenshots PRO

    With PRO version of FLV Player for Mac you can make a screenshot of the current frame of the video or turn the whole video into the series of screenshots with the possibility to specify the interval between the screenshots.
  • Convert projector EXE files to SWF PRO

    Just a few clicks to turn Projector executable to SWF with the possibility of renaming.

Output devices for video and audio sound NEWPRO

Elmedia Player offers an option to set the output device for the sound, set the number of audio channels: two-, four-, or eight-channel. For DVDs encoded with AC-3 (Dolby Digital) or DTS (Digital Theater System), Elmedia Player can relay the audio data without decoding.

When more than one monitor is connected to your computer, Elmedia can show full screen video on the one you choose in settings.

Convert projector files to SWF PRO

Elmedia Flash Player allows you to convert the Projector executable program to SWF files in just a few clicks, the app also allows you to rename the original files.

Free vs PRO

# Options Free PRO
1 Save videos, RTMP streams, external resources for SWF files
2 Download videos and soundtracks from YouTube
3 Make screenshot of a movie moment or convert the whole video to screenshots
4 AirPlay support
5 Convert Projector EXE to SWF
6 AirPlay
7 Playback enhancement options (A-B loop, 10-band audio equalizer with presets, video and image layout adjustments, etc.)
8 Multiple formats supported including FLV, SWF, XAP, AVI, MOV, etc.
9 One-of-a-kind HD experience with hardware acceleration
10 Browse web and watch online videos in the app

What customers say

  • PRO version of Elmedia Player is not free but for a reasonable price offers some great options! I am using it regularly for a couple years and can't complain at all.

Let’s get started

  • Get it Free

    • Requirements: OS X 10.7+
    • Version: 7.2(1765) (10th Mar, 2019)
    • Reviews (87):
    • Total downloads: 1,457,888
  • Purchase PRO

    You can get Elmedia Player PRO directly from us $19.95
  • Upgrade

    If you own a license for previous version, you can upgrade with 50% off.