Shaka Player Alternatives

    Shaka Player is described as 'open-source JavaScript library for adaptive media. It plays adaptive media formats (such as DASH and HLS) in a browser, without using plugins or Flash. Instead, Shaka Player uses the open web standards MediaSourc Extensions and EME' and is an app in the Development category. There are five alternatives to Shaka Player for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, Online / Web-based, JavaScript, Drupal and Joomla. The best alternative is VideoJS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Shaka Player are Plyr (Free, Open Source), MediaElement.js (Free, Open Source), Accessible HTML5 Video Player (Free, Open Source) and Indigo Player (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 5, 2019

    1. VideoJS is an HTML5 Video Player, built with Javascript and CSS, with a fallback to a Flash video player for when the browser doesn't support HTML5 video.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
      Why? We wanted a lightweight, accessible and customizable media player that supports modern browsers. Sure, there are many other players out there but we wanted to keep things simple, using the right elements for the job.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • TYPO3
      • Drupal
      • Joomla
      • BlogEngine.NET
      • Plone
      • Wordpress
      • jQuery
      • RubyGems
      HTML5 video player with Flash and Silverlight fallbacks making it compatible with any browser. - HTML5 audio and video players in pure HTML and CSS.
    2. A lightweight HTML5 video player which includes support for captions and screen reader accessibility. For details, read the blog post Introducing an Accessible HTML5 Video Player on the PayPal Engineering blog.
    3. Indigo Players is a highly extensible, modern, TypeScript/JS video player. It handles MPEG-Dash / HLS / MPEG-4 and is built on top of the HTML5 video element. FEATURES - Fluid mp4 playback. - Support for Dash (+ DRM / Widevine & PlayReady).
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