JW Player Reviews

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Score 7.7 out of 100

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August 24, 2016
Ross R. Mason | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 7 out of 10
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9
Reliability and compatibility on a majority of platforms.
Would have received a 10 except recent versions of browsers such as Firefox are now defaulting against Flash components and thus prompting approval from users BEFORE loading which is a HUGE obstacle to an effective user experience thus creating concerns by end-users unnecessarily and risking that they will NOT accept the prompts, thus leaving unable to view video content hosted using the JW Player. Assurances by JW support suggest they will resolve this, so we'll see...
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Feature Scorecard Summary

Support for advertisements (2)
9.1
Video SEO (2)
8.1
Video access controls (1)
9
User management (1)
9
Video link sharing (3)
7.0
External video (2)
6.0
Player customization (3)
2.0
Embedded videos (3)
6.0
Video quality / Bandwidth controls (3)
10.0
Mobile compatibility (3)
10.0
Per viewer tracking (1)
1
Per video tracking (2)
1.0
Video analytics dashboard (3)
1.0
On-Demand video (3)
6.0
Live streaming (1)
10
Video upload & format support (3)
10.0
Video library / File management (3)
7.0
Video portal (1)
10

What is JW Player?

JW Player is an online video platform that includes the open source video player, as well as video hosting and streaming, advertising, and analytics features.
Categories:  OTT,  Video

JW Player Technical Details

Operating Systems: Unspecified
Mobile Application:No

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What is JW Player's best feature?

Reviewers rate Video quality / Bandwidth controls and Mobile compatibility and Video upload & format support highest, with a score of 10.

Who uses JW Player?

The most common users of JW Player are from Small Businesses and the Media Production industry.