How to improve MPlayer video quality?

How to improve MPlayer video quality by selecting a “better” video rendering/filter?

You can choose a different video filter.

I use hqdn3d which gives me the best quality. Be careful on machines with low CPUs.

To use hqdn3d, put this line into your ~/.mplayer/config:


Check more options of video filters in MPlayer manual.

Eric Ma

Eric is a systems guy. Eric is interested in building high-performance and scalable distributed systems and related technologies. The views or opinions expressed here are solely Eric's own and do not necessarily represent those of any third parties.

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