AV Foundation

AV Foundation framework provides essential services for working with time-based audiovisual media on iOS and OS X. Through a modern Objective-C interface, you can easily play, capture, edit, or encode media formats such as QuickTime movies and MPEG-4 files.

Tips and Best Practices

AV Foundation framework APIs are similar in iOS and OS X. Some reference and sample code targeted for one platform can be used in an iOS app or Mac app.

Tips and Best Practices

Learn about the AV Foundation Framework enhancements for iOS in What's New in iOS.

Tips and Best Practices

Learn about the AV Foundation Framework enhancements in OS X Mavericks in What's New in OS X.

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