Supports mainstream file formats and codecs.
Supports HTTP, HTTPS, HLS, and DASH.
Allows wide-ranging playback controls, including play, pause, drag progress bar, volume adjustment, as well as playback at different speeds, in full screen mode, or via bookmarks.
Distributes resources from sites closest to users, for optimally responsive playback.
Leverages anti-leeching, ensuring that only verified apps play videos.