HD (High-definition) video has higher resolution than standard-definition (SD) video, and most commonly involves display resolutions of 1,280×720 pixels (720p) or 1,920×1,080 pixels (1080i or 1080p). Today HD video is widely used in terrestrial broadcast, direct broadcast satellite, digital cable, high definition disc, digital cameras, internet downloads and the latest generation of video game consoles.
To experience prefect HD video viewing, you need a professional 1080p video player beforehand. Wondershare Player the best and free HD video player, is what you need. It’s particularly designed for you to enjoy any HD movie and video (even the 1080p high-definition video). With it, no need to install any extra video codec, just throw 1080p HD video to the program and watch your clips smooth like never before. Here you can download this player and follow the steps below to play and enjoy 1080p video on your computer.
1 Launch the Video Player and Set the Settings
After installing Wondershare Player, double click the shortcut on the desktop to launch it and open the main interface as below. Press F5 or click “Wondershare Player”> “Player Settings” if you want to pre-set something about: General, Play, Associations, Hot Key, Snapshot, Update, etc.
2 Add HD Video to the Program
Add the HD files to the playlist. You can do that in one of the following ways:
- Directly drag and drop the target HD files to the application window.
- Click the "Open File" button in the main window to open the HD file.
- Right click the target file and choose "Open With" option. Then choose Wondershare Player as the program to open the file.
3 Play the 1080p HD video
After opening the HD video, this program would play it automatically. If you want to view the movie in full screen mode, just double-click the main screen.
There are more extra functions available such as forward, rewind, acceleration, deceleration, chapter selection, subtitle customization, ect. You can change the settings by choosing “Wondershare Player”> “Play” or pressing the related hotkeys.
Right click on any place of the interface while your video is being played. Then you can do more settings and changes, such as add more files, select subtitles and audio type, choose chapter to play, change playback mode and more.
Besides the powerful ability to play 1080p video, Wondershare Player also includes a variety of features, such as take and stitch snapshot of your video, clear playback history to protect your privacy, auto add similar media files to the playlist and more. These features will bring more fun to your HD playback. Now download Wondershare Player and enjoy your HD video like never before!