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The Best Media Center

R_video is the best entertainment hub available on the market. It featuring a modern and fast user interface to explore your movies and TV shows. R_video analyzes your video files located on a local disk connected to your media player or on a NAS via the local network. Then, R_video collects the cover art, background and various information such as cast, director, release date, rating, etc. Then all you have to do is sit down in your home theater with your friends or family and easily choose your movie or TV show. Browse a genre. Sort movies by rating, duration or release date. Read a summary. Play the trailer. Then press PLAY to enjoy your movie. After the end credits, wait for the next episode of your TV show to automatically start.

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A Modern Media Center

R_video offers an ergonomic and intuitive interface for browsing episodes of your TV shows.

"Unlike other Media Center systems, R_video is very responsive and fast."

​Saga films are automatically placed into groups and sorted by release date. A poster of the saga is associated with the group of films. TV show episodes can be browsed from a dedicated interface where you can find various information on the season and the selected episode. An indicator lets you know which episodes have been seen or are currently playing.

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Parental Control

With the parental control feature, you can designate movies as "children's" and block access to other movies with a PIN code. Thus, your children can safely access only their movies! In addition, the child mode provides direct access to movies without the synopsis for greater ease of use. Finally, the parental control feature blocks access to the editing and deleting functions of your collection for perfect safety.

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Multiroom Video

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​With the "R_share" feature, you can share video files stored on the internal (or external) hard drive with other R_volution media players. So with “R_share”, you can benefit from a true multiroom video system and play up to 4 files at the same time in different rooms in Blu-ray quality! (up to 2 in 4K UHD quality and 1 in 8K UHD). You can also share other types of media files such as music or photo content. Thanks to R_sync, your movie collections are automatically synchronized with your other R_players (multiroom) and with all your MAC and PC computers! (Feature coming soon).

High Quality Movie Covers

​And in addition to posters for films, series and concerts collected from various databases including TMDB, R_video offers its own poster database: R_videoDB. These tens of thousands of posters were specially designed by the R_video graphic design team to fit perfectly with the aspect ratio of the R_video interface. Thanks to these high-quality posters available in several languages, film and concert titles are always readable, important visual elements and texts are not cropped and match perfectly to the graphic interface. Posters are cleaned, restored and standardized for the best possible viewing experience. Currently, the R_video DB database contains around 18,000 posters and wallpapers for the most popular and latest movies and concerts, but also many classic movies.

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Some top banners are automatically associated to your videos like 4K UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, MKV 3D, 3D and DVD. Many other top banner can be associated manually such as Bonus, Disc 1/2, Director's Cut, Unrated Edition, Final Cut, Uncut, Extreme Cut, 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Black & White, Colorized Edition, Concert, One Man Show, Documentary, Personal Movie, etc.

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Easy access to your movies or TV shows using a powerful search engine combined with smart filters (actor, director, length, rating, release date...).



Fast User Interface

​The R_video code has been optimized to provide a fast and responsive interface when scrolling through the posters of your movies, concerts and TV shows.

R_video displays the summary of your films as well as useful information such as age limit, rating, duration, or even audio tracks with their codec and language, subtitles, casting and technical information such as resolution or HDR/SDR format.

Movie Covers

By default, the movie covers are displayed on 2 lines. But it is possible to customize the display to 3 lines. So you can set the number of covers displayed on the screen depending on the size of your TV or projector screen.

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Filters & sorting

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R_video features filters and sorting. You can quickly find your favorite TV shows and movies by using sorting. You can also mix filters and sorts. For instance you can browse the category "Action", then filter by "seen" and sort by "most recent". The sorting is directly accessible from the right side bar.

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Movie Info

The description of movies and TV shows contains a lot of information such as release date, duration, age rating, rating, audio tracks with audio codec for major languages, subtitles, director, actors, resolution, viewing status (seen, not seen, in progress), and HDR format. The synopsis text scrolls automatically after 10 seconds.

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R_soundtracks provides a great media center experience. With the amazing R_soundtracks, you can explore your collection, while listening to the soundtrack associated with your movies, concerts, TV shows and sagas. You can also add your own original soundtracks and edit them via a dedicated tool in the PC and Mac version of R_video.


Standalone mode

Thanks to this mode, you can enjoy the application even if R_video cloud is no longer available. So, even if one day R_volution stops its services for one reason or another, the application will continue to work as long as the TMDB database is accessible.
(Soon available).

Supported Language

R_video is supported in 33 languages. All the translations of the GUI can be corrected and modified by the users via a powerful translation tool. All the modifications can benefit to the other users with a voting system for the best translation as possible.

Supported language list:

Chinese (Simplified, China)
Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)
Croatian (Croatia)
Czech (Czech Republic)
Danish (Denmark)
Dutch (Netherlands)
English (United States)
Finnish (Finland)
French (France)
French (Luxembourg)
German (Germany)
German (Luxembourg)
Greek (Greece)
Hungarian (Hungary)
Indonesian (Indonesia)
Italian (Italy)

Japanese (Japan)
Korean (Korea)
Lithuanian (Lithuania)
Polish (Poland)
Portuguese (Brazil)
Portuguese (Portugal)
Romanian (Romania)
Russian (Russia)
Slovak (Slovakia)
Slovenian (Slovenia)
Spanish (Spain, International Sort)
Swedish (Sweden)
Thai (Thailand)
Turkish (Turkey)
Ukrainian (Ukraine)
Vietnamese (Vietnam)

YouTube API Terms of Use:

By using our app, you agree to be bound by the following Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use our app.

  1. Use of YouTube API: Our app uses the YouTube API to provide you with access to YouTube videos. By using our app, you acknowledge and agree that your use of the YouTube API is also subject to the YouTube Terms of Service, along with any additional terms and conditions that may be set forth by YouTube from time to time.

  2. YouTube Terms of Service: We encourage you to review the YouTube Terms of Service, which are available at Your use of our app and the YouTube API is also subject to these terms.

  3. License: We grant you a non-exclusive, non-transferable license to use our app solely for your personal, non-commercial purposes.

  4. Intellectual Property: All intellectual property rights in our app and any content displayed therein are owned by us or our licensors. You may not use, copy, modify, distribute, or display any of our intellectual property without our prior written consent.

  5. User Content: You may be able to submit user-generated content to our app. By submitting such content, you grant us a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, copy, modify, distribute, and display such content in connection with our app.

  6. Disclaimer: Our app and any content displayed therein are provided "as is" and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. We do not warrant that our app will be error-free or uninterrupted, or that any content displayed therein will be accurate or complete.

  7. Limitation of Liability: To the maximum extent permitted by law, we shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of or in connection with your use of our app or the YouTube API.

  8. Governing Law: These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Europe and France. Any disputes arising out of or in connection with these terms shall be resolved exclusively by the courts of Europe and France.

  9. Changes to Terms of Use: We reserve the right to modify or update these Terms of Use at any time without prior notice. Your continued use of our app after any such modifications shall constitute your acceptance of the new Terms of Use.

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