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This demo shows adaptive streaming with MPEG-DASH.


MPEG-DASH is the industry standard for adaptive streaming. It provides support for HTML5 for mobile and desktop, faster starts and seeks, easy file management, and VP9.

const playerInstance = jwplayer('player').setup({
  playlist: ''

const provider = document.getElementById('provider');
playerInstance.once('meta', () => {
  provider.textContent = playerInstance.getProvider().name;

const sourceType = document.getElementById('source-type');
playerInstance.once('playlistItem', e => {
  sourceType.textContent = e.item.sources[0].type;