Generic Player Articles
Digital Rights Management (DRM) - getting started with playback
Bitmovin's Player and Bitmovin's encoder integrate with leading DRM providers to help secure the customers' content.
Bitmovin Player Lifecycle Policy
The feature set of Bitmovin Player naturally evolves over time, with new features, fixes and performance improvements to enhance viewer experiences. When new major versions are released, it’s possible to upgrade as soon as the new version is available.
Migration Guide for API changes in iOS/tvOS player SDK v2.51.0
Migration Guide for API changes in Android player SDK v2.38.0
Player UI CSS Class Reference
Learn about all available CSS classes of our open-source player UI to adjust its style to your very own requirements and preferences.
Player V8 - Modules Overview
From version 8 on, the player has a modular structure, which enables you to selectively import only the features you need, leaving out the rest. By removing unnecessary code (modules), the final size of the player can be greatly reduced, which means faster download, lower bandwidth consumption and ultimately a better user experience.
Browser DRM Support
Subtitle & Closed Captions Support
Device and Cross Browser Support
Overview of supported devices, browsers and multimedia formats of the Bitmovin Web SDK, native SDKs for iOS/tvOS/iPadOS, Android, Roku and SmartTV's