Software Update: AIMP 3.55 Build 1298 Beta

A new development version of media player AIMP has appeared. This free Russian-made lightweight media player has support for the most popular music formats. The appearance is somewhat like Winamp and can be adjusted by means of skins. AIMP has an 18-channel equalizer on board and supports plugins. Furthermore, the program can rip CDs, convert music files and edit tags. In version 3.55 we see the following changes and improvements:


  • Common: Added an ability to move links via drag-n-drop from internet browser to playlist or “Add link” dialog
  • Bookmarks: Added an ability to add playlists to the bookmarks
  • Bookmarks: “Bookmarks Manager” dialogue – quick search has been added
  • Bookmarks: “Bookmarks Manager” dialogue – usability has been improved
  • Sound Engine: Anti-Clipping
  • Sound Engine: Added an ability to customize resampling speed/quality
  • Sound Engine: Added an ability to use dithering when decreasing bit depth
  • Sound Engine: The SoXR library is now used for resampling
  • Sound Engine: Performance has been increased


  • Rollback: Skin Engine – The sizes of windows now automatically adjusted after screen resolution changing
  • Plugins: The “Internet Radio Station Catalog” plugin has been removed, you can access to catalogs via internet browser
  • Player: Fading and cross mixing settings has been moved to DSP Manager dialogue
  • Player: Cross mixing setting has been expanded


  • Sound Engine – Program crashes during cache buffer initialization process if system cannot allocate requested memory size
  • Player – window position is restored incorrectly if it was attached to the screen edge via drag-n-drop
  • Player – Data from ID3v2 has been replaced with data from ID3v1 in some cases, even if encoding is different
  • Player – Crashes on attempt to activate DSP plugin
  • Player – The custom information about the radio station is lost when playback is starting
  • Player – No information about bitrate is displayed for some files in the MP4 format
  • Tag Editor – File cannot be removed physically if it played in mini-player of the tag editor
  • Small another bugs

Version number 3.55 build 1298 beta
Release status beta
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 8
Website AIMP
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License type Freeware