It just sounds better! The beauty is in its simplicity, yet behind the minimal exterior lies a powerful music player with a ton of features & support for all audio formats you should ever need.
VOX was originally developed following the principles of clarity, simplicity and versatility. Thus, the minimalistic interface incorporates both essential and unique features, which let you:
Listen to your music regardless of the format:
Play numerous lossy and lossless audio formats;
Export playlists in various formats (PLS, M3U, XSPF);
Open different playlist types including M3U, PLS, XSPF and the popular CUE format used to store CD rips;
Play audio files stored on NAS devices and other network drives. Rule your music with ease:
Control the player from the main interface, Dock context menu or main menu controls;
Automatically search for all the missing album artwork from MusicBrainz and LastFM databases;
Use keyboard media keys, headphones buttons and Apple Remote to control playback (requires VOX Preference Pane);
Easily add music via smart drop zones, ordinary open dialog and Finder context menu;
Use equalizer with presets & custom mode, crossfade, fade on play/pause, converting music to 5.1 or 7.1 format;
Preview album artwork from your Dock icon;
Gapless playback support;
Get system or Growl playback notifications.
Focus on music, not the source:
Work with different audio sources including custom Playlist, iTunes Library, online Radio & even more in the future;
Keep your listening statistics up-to-date with your LastFM account by means of LastFM scribbling.
Full SoundCloud integration:
Easily control SoundCloud from inside VOX.
Access the largest database of the world's music & discover new sound.
Bring your SoundCloud stream and likes directly into VOX.
Get more out of your technical equipment:
Advanced Audio Features: HOG Mode; Improved multi-output device support;
Convert stereophonic audio in your headphones to binaural using Bauer DSP (BS2B) technology;
Pause playback automatically on headphones disconnection;
Take full advantage of AirPlay (10.8+) to listen from any of your wireless output devices.
Equip yourself with all of the audiophile tools. Thanks VOX!
What is new in this release:
- Fixed bug with SoundCloud music source;
- Small bug fixes and stability improvements.
What is new in version 2.4:
- YouTube URLs support for audio stream (cmd-u)
- Russian localization added
What is new in version 2.3.4:
- fixed bug with long start of radio playback;
- minor bugs are fixed.
What is new in version 2.3.2:
- fixed bug with notification about SoundCloud updates
- fixed "Set VOX as default" function for Mac OS 10.10
- fixed bug with SoundCloud loading
- minor interface fixes