360° Video & VR

This demo showcases the JW Player VR plugin. The JW Player VR plugin allows you to play spherical videos within the JW Player in HTML5. You can also try out our JW Player VR SDKs to play 360 Video in your native iOS & Android apps.

License: Premium
Player Version:
Author: JW Player | GitHub

    Getting started

  1. You must already be using JW Player with the Premium Edition license, or get it here.
  2. Follow our JW Player developer documentation for setting up your JW Player.
  3. Download the JW Player HTML5 VR Plugin JS file and host it on your web server.
  4. Add the following code to your JW Player setup configuration block to enable the VR plugin:

plugins: {
	'https://yourwebserver.com/vr.js': {}

Add your own immersive 360 video experiences to your mobile apps

Download our JW Player VR SDKs to add 360 video playback to your native Android & iOS applications. Implementation documentation is included in the SDK download packages.


4K resolution • Adaptive bitrate streaming • Live streams • Monoscopic & stereoscopic support • Gyroscope motion support • "Magic window" viewing • Customizable UI • Upload and stream 360° videos in JW Platform • Latest Chrome, Firefox & Edge desktop browsers • Compatible with Cardboard, and Daydream VR headsets.

Please Note: This player implementation is a Proof of Concept only provided to show the possibilities of the JW Player and Platform and should not be taken as an offer to create, edit or maintain custom integration or development.