ExoPlayer

Non-Visible component
Category Requires Version
Media API 19, Android 4.4 - 4.4.4 KitKat 4

Overview

A non-visible component that plays audio files.
The ExoPlayer component, powered by Google, has significantly lower audio playback delay/lag than other players.

Permissions

Events

Completed

This event is invoked if the player state is completed.

Got Meta Data

This event returns meta data from the audio stream. Works for files but not for streams as example radio streams.

Params
artist Text
title Text
album Text
albumArtist Text
track Text

On Player Error

This event returns the error reason for any problems.

Params
error Message Text

Other Player Started

This event is signaled when another player has started (and the current player is playing or paused, but not stopped).

Other Player Stopped

This event is signaled when another player has stopped (and the current player is playing or paused, but not stopped).

Status Changed

This event returns true or false for the respective simpleExoPlayer statuses.

Params
is Playing Boolean
is Pause Boolean
is Stopped Boolean
is Loading Boolean

Methods

is Loading

Returns: Boolean

Returns true if the player is current loading.

is Pause

Returns: Boolean

Returns true if the player is current in pause mode.

is Playing

Returns: Boolean

Returns true if the player is current playing.

is Stopped

Returns: Boolean

Returns true if the player is current stopped.

Pause

Pause the player.

Resume

Resume the player.

Seek To

Set a position where the source file should start playing in milliseconds.

Params
position Number

Start

Start the player.

Stop

Stop the player.

Properties

Current Position

Number ➖ Read - Blocks

Returns the current position of the source file that is playing in milliseconds.

Duration

Number ➖ Read - Blocks

Returns the duration of the source file.

Loop

Boolean Default: False ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

If true, the player will loop when it plays.

Source

Text ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Set the path to the audio source. Can be a asset file, from external card, or from a online stream.

Volume

Number Default: 50 ➖ Read Write - Designer Blocks

Sets the volume to a number between 0 and 100


Last update: January 27, 2020