Free video software to play & stream DivX (AVI) & DivX Plus HD (MKV) video

DivX Software for Mac

DivX Software for Mac

  -  106 MB  -  Freeware
  • Latest Version

    DivX 10.8.7 LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    macOS 10.14 Mojave or later

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  • Author / Product

    DivX, LLC / External Link

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DivX Software for Mac is the first of its kind, award-winning video software that lets anyone play, create and stream their favorite videos, including DivX, MKV and HEVC up to 4K. A free download of DivX software delivers a software media player, video converter, DLNA media server and web player extension as well as free trials of plug-ins that take your video and audio experience to the next level.

DivX Software for Mac Screenshot 1

DivX Player
DivX Player is a software media player that delivers high-quality playback of videos in popular formats, including HEVC up to 4K. Transfer videos to disc or USB with DivX To Go or easily stream videos to nearby devices with “Stream To” and “Cast To” functions.

DivX Converter
DivX Converter for macOS is an easy video converter that creates videos in the web’s most popular video formats DivX, MKV, MP4 and HEVC to 4K. Converting videos into DivX ensures your files will play on more than 1 billion DivX devices.

DivX Web Player
DivX Web Player for Mac is a simple cross-browser web extension that streams all popular video formats, including HEVC video up to 4K, with progressive playback, adaptive bitrate and experimental live streaming technologies.

DivX Media Server
With DivX Media Server for Mac you can stream videos, music and photos to any DLNA-compatible device or Chromecast in your home. Accessible through DivX Player, choose “Stream To” for your DLNA devices or “Cast To” to stream to Chromecast.

Video Pack
Video Pack adds support to DivX Converter for MPEG-2 and VC-1 video formats. MPEG-2 formats (MPG, TS, VOB and SVCD) give you major file size savings, especially for all those DVDs taking up space on your shelves. VC-1 formats (M2TS and TS) provide file savings for high definition Blu-ray video in DivX Converter.

Dolby Audio™ Edition
DivX Player and DivX Web Player with Dolby Audio for Mac give your computer support for AC3 audio format and the simulation of surround sound speakers for a powerful and captivating audio experience. With Dolby® technology integrated into a special edition of DivX players, you hear home theater-quality audio from the digital sound used for broadcast, DVDs, Blu-ray discs and more.

DFX Audio Enhancer
The DFX Audio Enhancer for Mac is an audio plug-in that improves the quality of your video’s soundtracks by enabling or adjusting different audio effects.

Also Available: Download DivX Software for Windows

  • DivX 10.8.7 Screenshots

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    DivX 10.8.7 Screenshot 1

What's new in this version:

DivX 10.8.7
- Improved MKV support for HEVC
- New playback resume functionality and UI
- Updated transcode engine for conversion

- Set of minor bugfixes and improvements

DivX 10.8.6
- Converter 10.8.6
- Player 10.8.6
- Web Player 3.8.6
- DivX To Go 3.8.6
- Media Server 10.8.6
- DivX Installer System 3.8.6
- DivX Control Panel 3.8.6
- Following version 10.8.6 we will stop active development for Windows Vista and Mac OSX 10.8. These will be considered 'legacy', along with Windows XP, Mac OSX 10.6, and Mac OSX 10.7. No new functionality will be available for legacy versions, but you can use purchased products as long as you want. Also you can migrate to a newer version using DivX 10 license keys after upgrading your Operating System. To enjoy all the new DivX Software features, please upgrade your Operating System to a supported version.

What's New:
- DivX Player supports HDR playback. Currently this feature is being beta tested
- DivX Player delivers updated HEVC codec (faster and smoother playback)
- DivX Player is capable of displaying subtitles with right-to-left scripting as well as double-byte, such as Arabic, Hebrew, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and others
- DivX Converter supplies tailored profiles for your PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 4 Pro, including 4K AVC playback
- DivX Converter provides brand new HEVC full 4K (4096x2160) 120fps encoding profile
- DivX Converter now allows you to share files through DivX Media Server with one click
- DivX Converter provides better control over framerate normalization. If you experience non-synchronous clips, check application settings
- DivX Media Server supports streaming in native resolution for Chromecast without content transcoding
- DivX Media Server provides streaming to PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 Pro in original formats
- DivX Media Server support casting in HDR format

- Set of minor bug fixes and improvements

Known Issues:
- DivX Web Player doesn't work in Chrome/Chromium and Opera Web browsers due to NPAPI API removal
- For Mac OS X versions prior to 10.7 (Mac OS X Lion), contact our support team for assistance

DivX 10.8.5
- Converter 10.8.5
- Player 10.8.5
- Web Player 3.8.5
- DivX To Go 3.8.5
- Media Server 10.8.5
- DivX Installer System 3.8.5 R2
- DivX Control Panel 3.8.5 R2

What's New:
- DivX Software now fully supports HiDPI displays and resolution up to 5K
- DivX Player provides better handling for h.264 format (codecconfig inside STRF tag is now supported)
- DivX Converter Pro supplies new UHD DCI 4096×2160px 120fps profile for encoding
- DivX Converter improves handling of third-party libraries and fixes number of crashes related to them (fixed loading of nhAsusStrixOSD.dll)
- DivX Converter now asks for confirmation when User tries to cancel transcoding
- DivX Media Server provides control over caching functionality. Users are able to speed-up casting on Chromecast and Roku devices
- DivX Media Server provides Telemetry dashboard for overlook and troubleshooting purposes
- There are also a number of localization fixes and improvements in all DivX applications

- DivX Converter contains a fix for audio-video mistiming after trimming
- DivX Converter fixes checkboxes behavior for audio and subtitles menus
- DivX Player was fixed to playback mp3 audio correctly after seeking
- Set of minor bugfixes and improvements

Known Issues:
- Dropbox import/export functionality might not function properly on Windows XP
- DivX Web Player doesn't work in Chrome/Chromium and Opera Web browsers due to NPAPI API removal
- For Mac OS X versions prior to 10.7 (Mac OS X Lion), contact our support team for assistance

DivX 10.8.4
- Converter 10.8.4
- Player 10.8.4
- Web Player 3.8.4
- DivX To Go 3.8.4
- Media Server 10.8.4
- DivX Installer System 3.8.4
- DivX Control Panel 3.8.4

- DivX Converter now provides new option to trim a file which comes from combine mode
- User Interface of the DivX To Go module was refined for better support of the High Density displays
- Support of the Dolby Digital format was improved in DivX Player
- DivX Player now supports High-Efficiency Advanced Audio Coding (HE-AAC) format playback in media streaming in DASH protocol
- DivX Media Server is able to cast video accompanied with FLAC audio tracks
- DivX Media Server provides more robust and feature rich casting which is based on HLS protocol
- VTT subtitles support has been added to DivX Media Server
- DivX Media Server supports casting to Roku Streaming Stick and Roku Express hardware

- DivX Media Server now properly displays image titles when casting multimedia from DivX Mobile
- Overall support of the audio playback in DASH protocol was enhanced
- DivX Player delivers a fix for proper item selection from DivX Library in Cast mode
- DivX Converter contains a workaround for failed/incomplete installation of the Windows Visual Studio 2015 redistributable component
- DivX Converter has updated Portuguese translation
- Set of minor bugfixes and improvements

Known Issues:
- Dropbox import/export functionality might not function properly on Windows XP
- DivX Web Player doesn't work in Chrome/Chromium and Opera Web browsers due to NPAPI API removal
- For Mac OS X versions prior to 10.7 (Mac OS X Lion), contact our support team for assistance

DivX 10.8.2

- DivX Media Server provides improved video streaming to number of Smart TVs' models
- Media Server logs gathering and handling was updated
- Converter application provides a fix for transcoding DVD with subtitles
- Converter's Advanced Window functionality has been updated
- Trimming functionality in DivX Converter works correctly when editing files with audio tracks
- Converter provides number of fixes to avoid non-synchronized resulted audio and video
- Converter's default bitrate values have been revised and updated
- DivX Player now supports fragmented mp4 playback in HLS protocol
- Video playback with scrubbing actions was improved
- ​DivX Update behavior on macOS was refined

- Set of bug fixes and improvements

DivX 10.8.1
- Change log not available for this version

DivX 10.7.3
What's New:
- Option to set a default device for one-click Casting in DivX Media Server
- New graphical interface for DivX Converter's advanced settings
- Design of the DivX Converter's transcoding queue items was refined
- Smi subtitles transcoding improved
- Better support of a content with non-standard PAR ratios in the DivX Converter
- DivX Player provides a fix for Open Recent menu functionality
- DivX Player load has been optimized
- DivX Update localization capability was restored

- Fix for DivX Media Server startup when installed in a folder with non-latin symbols in name

DivX 10.7.2
What's New:
- HEVC encoding improvements in DivX Converter
- Improved playback of the .mkv files on Chromecast
- Responsiveness of the DivX Media Server service was improved on Mac OSX
- Enhanced thumbnails handling in Media Server
- DivX Converter now provides more robust network files handling
- DivX Cloud Connect features were refined
- Usability improved for DivX Player snapshot feature
- Installation module provides better support for Unicode environments

- Playback on ROKU has been fixed
- Other bug fixes