When comparing Splash vs MPC-BE, the Slant community recommends MPC-BE for most people. In the question“What are the best HEVC/H265-capable media players?” MPC-BE is ranked 6th while Splash is ranked 8th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Hardware support for decoding
Hardware decoding for AMD, Intel and NVidia GPUs including iGPUs (integrated GPUs)
Pro Motion / frame interpolation
This is a great feature that works out of the box. Videos are MUCH smoother because of this.
Pro Audio bitstreaming support
Audio bitsteaming to external audio amplifiers is easy to set up and works for all major HD audio formats, such as Dolby, TrueHD and DTS HD Master Audio.
Pro Supports multimedia hotkeys
Pro 32-bit & 64-bit support
Pro Supports most known audio and video formats
Plays various video and audio files, and also supports H.265 (with small file size installation). The player doesn't use a lot of computer resources.
Pro Supports madVR external Video renderer
madVR is a high quality video renderer (GPU assisted).
Pro Displays preview thumbnails
Seek Bar supports thumbnail preview (like Youtube) and chapters marker.