Get more play, your way with Windows Media® Player 9 Series. Get fast and flexible playback with the best audio and video quality for Windows and the Web. Includes special new features optimized for Windows XP.
- Fast and Flexible Playback: Discover the Info Center view for WMA, MP3, and DVD. Get instant-on/always-on streaming over broadband. Discover more flexible playback with new Mini-Player & Full Screen modes.
- The first all-in-one, Smart Jukebox: Keep your media organized with Smart Jukebox features. Be your own DJ with Ratings and Auto Playlists. Quickly burn Audio or Data CDs with ease.
- Best Audio and Video: Revel in unmatched sound and stunning video!
- Getting Started: Get up to speed fast with this guide that makes it easy to discover and enjoy the powerful new features of Windows Media Player 9 Series.
- Content Showcase: From music to movies to gaming, our content showcase presents exciting content created with the breakthrough Windows Media Audio and Video 9 Series codecs and delivered by Windows Media Services 9 Series for instant-on/always-on streaming.
- Crank it up: Check out new skins, visualizations, plug-ins and more!
- Devices: Windows Media Player 9 Series with Windows XP offers powerful new features that make it easier and more fun to enjoy your media throughout your home or on the go.
- Get Set Up For 5.1 Surround: Follow our step by step overview to surround yourself with 6 channels of sound!
- Media Link: Use Media Link to email shortcuts to highlights from streamed news, presentations, home movies and more. Accessible from View|Enhancements. (Windows XP version)
- HighMAT CD Burning: A new option for CD burning, HighMAT makes it easy to save personal digital music and video created on your PC to recordable discs that work seamlessly with next-generation consumer electronics devices. (Windows XP version).
- Synchronized Lyrics support: View or add your own synchronized lyrics to music files. Displayed as captions, synchronized lyrics are displayed in Now Playing and Full Screen modes.