Unreal Streaming Media Player is a program that enables users to watch streamed video contents by Streaming Media Server. In other words, in order to use this application one has first to connect to the Streaming Media Server and receive a valid IP address.
This piece of software comes with numerous useful setting options, designed to improve users experience as far as video streaming is concerned. For instance, by accessing the “View” menu, users gain access to server’s name, audio and video buffering, as well as the name and duration of the media file currently played with Streaming Media Player. Moreover, this application allows users to keep a history of recently played video streams. To access this feature, one has to click the “Play” menu, and then select “Recently Played Media”. This option offers useful information regarding not only the name of video media accessed by users, but also regarding the name of the server as well as the protocol. Also, this application supports different streaming protocols, from TCP, RTP (UDP), HTTP to HTTPS. As this program's functionality is directly related to the Streaming Media Server, the support for various video formats were included into the latter's features. However, Unreal Streaming Media Player was designed in such a way so as to distinctly play all streamed video files onto a computer.
To conclude with, Streaming Media Player is a simple to use, feature-rich program, that allows users to play video streams from Streaming Media Server.