Among all media players, VLC Media Player is probably the most popular of them all, primarily because it is open-source, multi-platform across mobile and desktop devices, and because of its support for lots of file formats. As of July 2020, VLC Media player has been downloaded over 2 billion times, and it has about 700 contributors from about 70,000 commits. It also supports online streaming from popular websites like YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook Video etc. In this guide, we will discuss about VLC frame by frame capabilities, if you want to know how to view a video frame by frame. In case you have been looking for a VLC alternative, we will also introduce the best-known alternative to VLC Media Player, which has some of the most advanced media playback features.