Zappiti Video is a free media player software and entertainment hub for Zappiti Media Players and also available on OS X, Windows, featuring an impressive user interface with movie covers. With Zappiti Video, you can experience your entire movie and TV series collection, browse and play your titles from local and network storage media, watch cast and various infos, download subtitles, play trailers and much more within your TV through Zappiti player or PC / Mac. Check it out!
Zappiti has completely upgraded the media center experience with a remarkably simplified and intuitive design. The new Zappiti Video Graphical User Interface (GUI) is faster It features beautiful animations and special effects.
Customize your homepage by adding a button, delete, and organize them.
Set the top of the page to display content of any category you want.
For each Zappiti account it is possible to create as many collection as you want. If you have two different houses, you can manage two media collections from a single computer or from a Zappiti media player. If you are using many hard drives, you can associate a dedicated collection for each hard drive or different users.
Categories: organize the categories and add or delete your own personal categories.
filters and sorting.
Zappiti Video features mix of filters and sorting. You can quickly find your favorite TV shows and movies by using both sorting and filters. For instance, you can browse the category "Action", then filter by "seen" and sort by "most recent".
Movies and TV shows page feature many infos such as, duration, rating, director, actors, languages, subtitles and some technichal infos (aspect ratio, resolution, frequency, audio codec, video codec, ...). The plot text automatically scrolls after 10 sec.
The movie info page is available in 2 versions: Classic theme (please see the screen capture bellow) and Silver (screen capture on the right).
The films from sagas are automatically placed in groups and sorted by release date. A saga cover dedicated to the collection is associated with the group and movies are displayed in a stunning carousel with great 3D motion effects!
Press MENU to access to additional options such as:
trailer, additional contents, edit, download subtitles,
apply filters and sorting, access to another movie collection...
Zappiti Soundtrack provides a great media center experience.
With Zappiti Soundtrack, you can explore your collection, while
listening to the soundtrack associated with your movies, TV shows and sagas.
As Zappiti Soundtrack is a community system, every Zappiti user
can associate a soundtrack with a movie,
TV show or saga
using Zappiti Video application on MAC or PC.
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 Zappiti collection for perfect safety.
Thanks to Zappiti Sub, you can easily download the subtitles of a movie or TV show episode directly from Zappiti Video and enjoy it on your PC, MAC or your Zappiti media player!
Zappiti Video Control.
Control your Zappiti player with the virtual remote control via your tablet or smartphone, explore your movie collections and enjoy most Zappiti features directly from your tablet or smartphone: edit a movie cover, launch the trailer, edit a movie sheet, mark a movie for children, etc.
To works, Zappiti Video needs a database and engine to manage it. By default, it works with a Cloud system. Zappiti Cloud offers auto back-up of your movie database, fully encrypted for the most efficient safety. If you want to move your movie files to another hard drive, or another shared folder, Zappiti will be able restore your collection with all your personal modifications such as personal movie info, plot or personal movie covers. Even if your storage crash, if you have a back-up of your movie files, Zappiti Cloud will be able to restore your collection, even if the file names has been renamed!
In the same way, if you replace your old generation Zappiti Player 4K to a new generation unit compatible HDR, you will just have to enter your credentials and you will get access back to your personal collection without any other configuration!
For the best performances, Zappiti store the movie covers in the internal EMMC memory of your Zappiti media player on the first display.
a local Cloud.
In addition to the Zappiti Cloud which provides auto sync through Internet, Zappiti Video features a local server solution trough Zappiti Media Server software available for PC, MAC, Zappiti NAS RIP, Synology and Asustor. This is the the best way to quickly display your movie covers for people with bad Internet connexion.
You can also use our powerfull Zappiti NAS Rip to back-up your 4K UHD, Blu-ray, DVD and CD discs.With the Zappiti NAS RIP version of Zappiti Server, you even can use Zappiti without Internet connexion (Yacht mode).
Zappiti PC / MAC.
Zappiti Video is compatible with PC and MAC computers. In fact, you just have to install Zappiti Sever software on your computer MAC / Windows or your NAS (Synology or Asustor), to use Zappiti Video for free!
If you have a Zappiti player (4K or 4K HDR), you can also use Zappiti Cloud instead of Zappiti Server. Then you can scan all your movies and shows directly through your Zappiti player on your TV without any computer.
Thanks to the offline mode, you can import locally your movie collection in the internal memory of the player. You will be abble to browse your movie collection even without any Internet access. If you own a Zappiti NAS RIP, you do not have to save your collection. The Zappiti NAS RIP let access to the collections without any Internet connection.
With the new "Zappiti Share" feature, you can share video files stored on the internal (or external) hard drive to other Zappiti media players (including older generation). So with "Zappiti Share", you can benefit from a true mutiroom video system and playback up to 4 files at the same time in different rooms in Blu-ray quality! (2 in UHD quality).
You can also share other types of media files such as music or photo content.
Thanks to Zappiti Sync, your movie collections are automatically synchronized to your other Zappiti players (multiroom) and to all your computers MAC and PC! This feature is compatible with Zappiti Player 4K and 4K HDR ranges.
Zappiti offers a locking system to restrict access to certain functions. Thus, your children for example will have access only to their collection and will not be able to have access to the evolved functions (suppression, edition). In the same way, the Integrator mode allows to lock certain functions and access.
Zappiti Scope video processing perfects the widescreen home theater experience by using the entire area of the 2.35:1 screen when displaying your Zappiti collection. You can also perfectly adjust the overcan (croping) using a dedicated tool to perfect match the aspect ratio of your screen. In addition, the Zappiti players are also compatible with resolution 4096x2160 in addition of 3840x2160 for professional use.
By default, the movie covers are displayed on 2 lines. But it is possible to customize the display to: 2, 3, 4 or 5 lines (Movie Wall). You are able to modify the number of covers displayed on the screen depending on the size of your TV or projector image size.
Zappiti Video features a new smart and powerful movie and TV show scan engine. Day after day, the Zappiti Database will grow thanks to the Zappiti community and scans become more and more efficient and reliable. For instance, Metropolis.mkv can be associated to the 2001 Japanese animated movie version instead of the 1927 version from Fritz Lang. But if one single Zappiti user associates the right version, all the other users will benefit from it!
The same system is used for technical specifications. So if the aspect ratio is manually modified by one user, all the Zappiti users will benefit from it.
Zappiti Db: high quality movie covers.
And in addition to movie covers collected from various databases, Zappiti offers its own base of movie covers — Zappiti Db. These thousands of posters were specially designed by the Zappiti graphic design team to perfectly adapt the Zappiti display ratio. Thanks to these high-quality movie covers available in various languages, the titles of the films are always legible, the important visual elements and the texts are not cropped, and the posters are cleaned and standardized for the best possible visual experience. At this time, the Zappiti Db movie cover database contains about 9000 posters including the most popular and newest movies, but also many classics. And every day, dozens of new posters are added in the Zappiti database.
Change the movie cover and background directly from your TV using the RC of your Zappiti.
Zappiti Video is supported in 35 languages. All the translations of the GUI can be corrected and modified by the users via a powerfull translation tool. All the modifications can benefit to the other users with a voting system for the best translation as possible.
Supported language list:
Arabic (United Arab Emirates)
Chinese (Simplified, China)
Chinese (Traditional, Taiwan)
Czech (Czech Republic)
English (United States)
Spanish (Spain, International Sort)
Zappiti Video is very easy to set and use:
If you own a Zappiti media player, please directly go to the step 2.
If you have a computer, please download Zappiti Video software for free by clicking on the following button:
Set the media folder path (indicate where are stored your media files). Then, Zappiti Video will analyse and identify your video files (movies and TV shows) and creates automatically an astonishing graphic user interface with movie cover browsing for all your movies and TV shows.