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VLC media player for iOS and iPadOS

VLC media player for iOS and iPadOS can play all your movies and shows in most formats directly without conversion. It allows file synchronization with Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, Box, iCloud Drive, iTunes, direct downloads and through Wi-Fi sharing as well as streaming from SMB, FTP, SFTP, NFS, UPnP/DLNA media servers and the web. VLC offers support for advanced subtitles including full SSA compatibility, multi-track audio, playback speed control and rendering through Chromecast.
Version 3.5.9 • iOS • 56.5 MB


Devices and iOS version

VLC for iOS requires iOS 9.0 or later. It runs on any iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Previous releases for iOS 6.1, 7.0 and 8.0 are available.


You need help with VLC for iOS? Be sure to check our forum.


VLC will never collect any personal information nor include tracking. You can find details in our privacy policy.


You can find the source code for the last release here:

VLC for iOS 3.5.9 source code


You can also get the binary from our servers instead of the App Store: VLC for iOS 3.5.9 binary.
A binary version of MobileVLCKit is available through CocoaPods.


VLC for iOS is bi-licensed under the Mozilla Public License Version 2 as well as the GNU General Public License Version 2 or later. You can modify or redistribute its sources under the conditions of these licenses. Note that additional terms apply for trademarks owned by the VideoLAN association.