Connect Player 5 SDK for Android

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The Connect Player 5 SDK for Android enables application developers to embed the Connect Player within an existing or new native Java or Kotlin application. The SDK wraps and extends the existing media player API providing a similar interface to the Android Video view

Supported OS version

The Connect Player SDK 5 for Android supports Android 5.x (Lollipop) - Android 9.x (Pie).

Supported streaming formats and DRM

Adaptive Streaming Format DRM Audio/Video Container Encrypt method Block/Cypher
DASH Widevine ISOBMFF/F-MP4 CENC AES-128 CTR

Supported audio and video codecs

Video Codec Audio Codec
H.264 AAC-LC, HE-AAC
H.265* AAC-LC, HE-AAC
*Only supported where hardware decoding of H.265 is available.

Getting started

Nagra recommends that you familiarise yourself with the Connect Player features using the Example Code as described in the Example Code Quick Setup guide. From there you can go on to build your own player, see the Integration Guide for more information.