/ player

A video player SDK for iOS based on AVPlayer

A video player SDK for iOS based on AVPlayer

FWPlayer

A video player SDK for iOS, it is based on AVPlayer.

Features

  • [x] Supports horizontal and vertical playback
  • [x] Supports auto-rotating screen playback
  • [x] Supports the full-screen and mini-player playback
  • [x] Supports mini-player position to drag freely
  • [x] Supports the network and local video playback
  • [x] Supports full-screen lock
  • [x] Supports playback while downloading (Media Cache)
  • [x] Supports vertical slide on the left side of the screen to adjust the brightness
  • [x] Supports the vertical slide on the right side of the screen to adjust the volume
  • [x] Supports gesture swipe fast-forward and rewind
  • [x] Supports drag slider fast-forward and rewind
  • [x] Supports direct jump to a point in the timeline to play
  • [x] Supports multiple video formats
  • [x] Supports UITableView playback
  • [x] Supports UICollectionView playback
  • [x] Supports UIScrollView playback
  • [x] Supports background playback
  • [x] Supports play sound in silent mode by default
  • [x] Supports speed rate playback (0.5x, 1.0x, 1.25x, 1.5x, 2.0x)
  • [x] Supports custom player view
  • [x] Supports advertising view
  • [x] Supports adding Http headers and other options to AVURLAsset
  • FFmpeg is not supported because OpenGL ES was deprecated in iOS 12

Requirements

  • iOS 9 +
  • Xcode 10.2.1 +

Installation

You can install FWPlayer SDK in several ways:

CocoaPods

CocoaPods is an easy way to install FWPlayer.

  1. Add following pod to your Podfile:
platform :ios, '9.0'

target 'Your App' do
    pod 'FWPlayer'
end
  1. Then, run the following command:
$ pod install

Carthage

Since FWPlayer SDK is distributed as a binary, you need to use custom binary rule in your Cartfile.

  1. Add following to your Cartfile:
binary "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/FoksWang/FWPlayer/master/Carthage/FWPlayer.json" >= 1.0.6
  1. Fetch framework by running:
$ carthage update FWPlayer --platform iOS

Manual Installation

  1. Add the FWPlayer framework to Embedded Binaries for your target:
FWPlayerCore.framework
  1. Make sure you link with the following Linked Frameworks and Libraries:
FWPlayerCore.framework

Usage

Normal Style

Objective-C

FWAVPlayerManager *playerManager = [[FWAVPlayerManager alloc] init];
self.player = [FWPlayerController playerWithPlayerManager:playerManager containerView:self.containerView];
self.player.controlView = self.controlView;

Swift

let playerManager = FWAVPlayerManager()
self.player = FWPlayerController(playerManager: playerManager, containerView: self.containerView)
self.player!.controlView = self.controlView

List Style

Objective-C

FWAVPlayerManager *playerManager = [[FWAVPlayerManager alloc] init];
self.player = [FWPlayerController playerWithScrollView:self.tableView playerManager:playerManager containerViewTag:tag];
self.player.controlView = self.controlView;

Swift

let playerManager = FWAVPlayerManager()
self.player = FWPlayerController(scrollView: tableView, playerManager: playerManager, containerViewTag: tag)
self.player!.controlView = self.controlView
  • Your custom playerManager must conform to FWPlayerMediaPlayback protocol.
  • Your custom controlView must conform to FWPlayerMediaControl protocol.

Must implement in the ViewController if video rotating

Objective-C

- (BOOL)shouldAutorotate {
    return player.shouldAutorotate;
}

Swift

override var shouldAutorotate: Bool {
  return self.player?.shouldAutorotate ?? false
}

If use playback while downloading (Media Cache)

The function playback while downloading (Media Cache) does NOT support m3u8, it is commonly used for MP4.

  1. Setup isEnableMediaCache

Objective-C

playerManager.isEnableMediaCache = YES;

Swift

playerManager.isEnableMediaCache = true
  1. Setup NSAppTransportSecurity in your Info.plist
<key>NSAppTransportSecurity</key>
<dict>
    <key>NSAllowsArbitraryLoads</key>
    <true/>
</dict>

Demonstration

ScreenShots

FWPlay2er

GitHub