UPDATE: RockPlayer first public BETA released. Support for Android OS : 1.6 – 2.2 included. Supported Media format : avi, mkv, rmvb, flv, mp4, 3gp, wmv mov, asf, divx, xvid, h264, rv40. Official download link added below.
An early beta version of a media player called RockPlayer that can play DivX, AVI, MKV, WMV, RMVB etc has been leaked on to the internet. Now that includes all major video formats that are quite famous among video rippers. The need for an Android app that can play all these formats was due. The chinese developers are working on and said will be releasing the app soon.
RockPlayer can be installed on any Android 2.1 phone. The app incorporates a simple UI with powerful video transcoders that can play video files easily without lag. The 16:9 aspect ratio files too plays very well with a powerful CPU like the Snapdragon. Though there are other apps like yxflash and Wuzhenhua that can play DivX files on Android an app that supports formats like MKV, RMVB etc is now a reality.
Download beta (leaked) version now :
UPDATE : Official download link – http://groups.google.com.hk/group/rockplayer/files
[ Via @AndroidCommunity ]