Creates a new player to play a single audiovisual resource referenced by a given URL.


init(url URL: URL)



A URL that identifies an audiovisual resource.

Return Value

A new player instance initialized to play the audiovisual resource specified by URL.


This method implicitly creates an AVPlayerItem object. You can get the player item using currentItem.

See Also

Creating a Player

init(playerItem: AVPlayerItem?)

Creates a new player to play the specified player item.

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