This topic describes the release notes of different versions of ApsaraVideo Player SDK for web.

2020-12-31

Release date Version Description
2020-12-31 V2.9.3
  • The loadByUrl operation can be used to switch between the streaming URLs of Real-Time Streaming (RTS) streams.
  • The retry logic is added for pulling RTS streams.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2020-11-16

Release date Version Description
2020-11-16 V2.9.2
  • The customTag parameter is added.
  • The rtsVersion parameter is added so that you can control the version of the RTS SDK to be loaded.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2020-10-23

Release date Version Description
2020-10-23 V2.9.1
  • RTS playback is supported.
  • Frame synchronization is supported for live streaming based on HTTP Live Streaming (HLS).
  • The seiFrame event can be subscribed to so that you can obtain supplemental enhancement information (SEI) in HLS videos.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2020-09-08

Release date Version Description
2020-09-08 V2.9.0
  • The resolutionChange event can be subscribed to so that you can be notified of the change of the video resolution during live streaming.
  • Thumbnails can be uploaded by using upload credentials.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2020-07-21

Release date Version Description
2020-07-21 V2.8.9
  • Encrypted live streaming based on HLS is supported.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2020-03-30

Release date Version Description
2020-03-30 V2.8.8 Specific known issues are fixed.

2019-12-11

Release date Version Description
2019-12-11 V2.8.7
  • The playback of HLS streams in different bitrates is optimized.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2019-05-10

Release date Version Description
2019-05-10 V2.8.2
  • The preview feature is supported by the HMTL5 player.
  • The retry of playback is supported for on-demand videos.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2019-02-22

Release date Version Description
2019-02-22 V2.8.1
  • The progress bar in the HTML5 player can be marked.
  • The playback in WeChat is optimized.
  • Security Token Service (STS)-based playback is optimized.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2019-01-11

Release date Version Description
2019-01-11 V2.8.0
  • The playback based on Alibaba Cloud proprietary cryptography is supported by the HTML5 player.
  • The user interface (UI) and the seeking feature are optimized.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2018-11-29

Release date Version Description
2018-11-29 V2.7.4
  • Resolutions can be filtered and a default resolution can be specified in video ID (VID)-based playback.
  • Subtitles can be inserted to live streams.
  • Digital rights management (DRM)-based playback in web browsers is supported.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2018-08-16

Release date Version Description
2018-08-16 V2.7.2
  • Multi-bitrate switching of live streams is optimized.
  • The switching between Flash Video (FLV)-based live streaming and HLS-based time shifting is supported.
  • The control bar can be hidden after a specific countdown in full-screen mode when the cursor rests on the video screen.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2018-06-25

Release date Version Description
2018-06-25 V2.7.1 The issues that are related to the playback of HLS videos in WeChat for Android are fixed.

2018-06-18

Release date Version Description
2018-06-18 V2.7.0
  • Multiple subtitles, multiple audio tracks, and thumbnails are supported.
  • The language can be customized.
  • HLS encryption-based playback is supported by the Flash player.
  • The player UI is updated.

2018-03-16

Release date Version Description
2018-03-16 V2.6.0
  • Multi-resolution playback sources are supported.
  • The VID-based playback of MP3 files is supported.
  • Rotation and mirroring are supported.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2018-03-05

Release date Version Description
2018-03-05 V2.5.1
  • Error messages are optimized.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2018-01-09

Release date Version Description
2018-01-09 V2.5.0
  • STS-based playback is supported.
  • The UI of the HTML5 player is modified.
  • Time shifting is supported.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2017-12-06

Release date Version Description
2017-12-06 V2.4.0
  • A message can be returned to suggest resolution switching when the network connection is poor.
  • Resolution matching in ApsaraVideo for Media Processing playback mode is changed.
  • A method is added for querying the current playback status.
  • The seeking event is added.
  • Operations are supported in full-screen mode.
  • The issue is fixed where no error message is returned when the token of the Flash player expires.

2017-11-23

Release date Version Description
2017-11-23 V2.3.5
  • The HTTPS protocol is supported.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.

2017-11-17

Release date Version Description
2017-11-17 V2.3.0
  • FLV videos can be played by the HTML5 player. For more information, visit Aliplayer.
  • Watermarks can be added to snapshots in the HTML5 player. For more information, visit Aliplayer.
  • Components can be customized. For more information, visit Aliplayer.
  • Specific known issues are fixed.