This software is designed specifically as the family entertainment center. It is used commercially in Karaoke bars and nightclubs.
Pros: Advanced Karaoke player is actually media management center that helps you overcome the frustration of finding a particular piece of music or a movie or a video clip. It provides karaoke facility too. It can be the center of your family multimedia entertainment and is specifically designed to be so. Even commercial establishments use this package to manage karaoke play lists and DVD/VCD movie contents. Music search uses quite an intelligent spelling match of track name and artists. Favorite songs can be saved as play lists. Selection could be based on several controls presented on the interface. These include artists, song code, words, languages, media names, movies, disco mix, love songs, latest hits and others categories. Input details can be sent to the program via any of a set of devices that include mouse, keyboard, remote control and touch screen.
User interface is very professionally done with ability to change the skin for your own taste. It is very easy to use and stable. It supports all major format including DAT, MPG, AVI,MP4, WMV, ASF, VOB, RM, RMVB. More media formats support can be added later with no need to purchase expensive hardware. On the output side it supports two graphic cards one of which must include a S-video output to lead to a TV screen. Output volumes can be standardized to avoid uneven outputs are tracks change. It supports karaoke DVD songs and movie playbacks. Several controls on the interface lets the managing of the center quite easy.
Cons: Search based on album art would have been a nice addition to the facilities available.
Overall: The interface is nice and the program has a set of good features. This is good for at least a 4 star rating.