SMPlayer: QT Front-end for MPlayer

SMPlayer is an excellent GUI for MPlayer – movie player in command line – made in QT, what makes a great choice for use in KDE.

GUI Completa do SMplayer

Complete GUI of SMPlayer

Thanks to MPlayer he can play multiple formats such as AVI, MKV, OGM, MPEG, VOB, 3GP, ASF, MOV, WMV, MP3, Ogg Vorbis, DVD, VCD, etc.. The Range of formats expands with the installation of codecs.

Some of the features offered by SMPlayer:

  • Forward / Rewind in various speeds.
  • Change playback speed.
  • Graphic equalizer.
  • Deinterlacing.
  • Filters.
  • Support for embedded and external subtitles

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Gelide, front-end for multiple emulators!

If you are a lover of ROMs and emulators, you’ll love the Gelide. He is a file cataloger that organizes the ROMs on your computer in a list organized by platform, which facilitates access to them.

It has a complete list of many of the most popular emulators platforms, such Atari, Amstrad, Game Boy, Mame, Mega Drive, Nes and Nintendo 64. As for ROMs, you can sort them by year of release, name, note by the User, among others.

Gelide also allows you to configure emulators that accept configuration command. He saves these settings so you do not have to keep typing them each time you open the emulator.

Source: Baixaki(Portuguese of Brazil)

Remember, the Gelide is NOT an emulator, just a front-end (GUI) to organize your ROMs, when open a ROM it simply calls the selected emulator with some options to run :)

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