Instance Property


A Boolean value that indicates whether the first video frame has been made ready for display for the current item of the associated player.


@property(nonatomic, readonly, getter=isReadyForDisplay) BOOL readyForDisplay;


Use this property as an indicator of when best to show or animate-in a player layer into view. A player layer may be displayed, or made visible, while this property is NO, however the layer will not have any user-visible content until the value becomes YES.

This property remains NO for a player’s currentItem whose asset contains no enabled video tracks.

This property is key value observable using Key-value observing.

See Also

Configuring Player Layer Values


The player for which the player layer displays visual output.


A value that specifies how the video is displayed within a player layer’s bounds.


A value that defines how the video is displayed within a layer’s bounds rectangle.


The current size and position of the video image as displayed within the receiver's bounds.


The client requirements for the visual output displayed in the player layer during playback.


Returns a scaled rectangle that maintains the specified aspect ratio within a bounding rectangle.