Speed Selection

Adds support for playback speed selection.


Load the speed plugin next to the core player.

<script src="//cdn.flowplayer.com/releases/native/3/stable/flowplayer.min.js"></script>
<script src="//cdn.flowplayer.com/releases/native/3/stable/plugins/speed.min.js"></script>

Player and plugins exist in different release versions. Please see the release channel documentation.

OVP managed player

To enable the plugin in the async cloud player, either add it in the OVP player configurator declare it in the "plugins": [] config object with speed .


The plugin is configured in top level configuration under speed namespace.


    • option
    • description
    • default
    • options array
    • Array of speed factors where 1 is normal speed.
    • [0.2, 0.5, 1, 2, 10].
    • labels array
    • Array of speed labels. Indices match with options array.
    • For each label {option}x

Sample code

var api = flowplayer('#container',
  { src: "//edge.flowplayer.org/bauhaus.mp4"
  , title: "Bauhaus"
  , speed:
    { options: [0.5, 1, 2]
    , labels: ["Slow","Normal", "Fast"]