Asset Playback

Play audio or video assets modeled by a player item.

Topics

Media Playback

AVPlayer

An object that provides the interface to control the player’s transport behavior.

AVQueuePlayer

A player used to play a number of items in sequence.

AVPlayerLayer

An object that manages a player's visual output.

AVPlayerItem

An object used to model the timing and presentation state of an asset played by the player.

AVPlayerItemMetadataCollector

An object used to capture the date range metadata defined for an HTTP Live Streaming asset.

AVPlayerItemTrack

An object used to modify the presentation state of an asset track being presented by a player.

AVSynchronizedLayer

An object used to synchronize with a specific player item.

AVPlayerMediaSelectionCriteria

An object that specifies the preferred languages and media characteristics for a player.

AVSampleBufferAudioRenderer

An object used to decompress audio and play compressed or uncompressed audio.

AVSampleBufferDisplayLayer

An object that displays compressed or uncompressed video frames.

AVSampleBufferRenderSynchronizer

An object used to synchronize multiple queued sample buffers to a single timeline.

AVRouteDetector

An object that detects the presences of media playback routes.

See Also

Media Playback

Responding to Playback State Changes

Respond to changes in a player's playback state.

Observing the Playback Time

Observe the playback time for an asset in order to update the player's state.

Seeking Through Media

Seek or scrub across a media item to quickly access a specific time point.

QuickTime and ISO-Related Media

Create, play, and modify QuickTime and ISO-related media assets.