NOTE: This page refers to an older version of the Brightcove iOS Player. Documentation about the most recent release is available at Brightcove iOS Player SDK
The Video Cloud App SDK for iOS enables you to develop your own native application for Apple iOS to deliver your Video Cloud videos to iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad devices.
What's New in v 2.3
Support for iOS 6!
Supported iOS devices and OS versions
Video Cloud SDK for iOS v 2.3 supports the following:
|iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
Currently, the Video Cloud App SDK for iOS requires that you build in Apple iOS development version 6.0.
Download the SDK
Video Cloud App SDK for iOS 2.3 consists of three libraries, which you can download in two zip files:
- libBrightcoveMediaAPI.a, a library that focuses just on Media API calls (contained in bc-media-api-2-3.zip).
- libBrightcovePlayerKit.a, and libBrightcoveSharingKit.a, supporting the iOS 3.2, iOS 4.0, iOS 5.0 and greater Apple Media Player (contained in bc-ipad-iphone-kit-2-3.zip).
- Currently searchForRenditionWithLowBitRate() will not work for HLS renditions.
- Brightcove analytics and reports do not track plays in mobile apps -- if you need analytics, you will need to implement your own.