Does Android natively support any type of streaming video similar to m3u8 on iPhone? Looking for a solution that handles HTTP Streaming or Progressive download with an option to deliver multiple quality of streams and change between the different quality levels while playback. Thanks.

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    It sounds like this question should have been asked on StackOverflow instead. – Jonas Jan 26 '11 at 13:19

Android supports the RTSP protocol (I believe using VideoView), I'm not sure if this has everything you're looking for.

  • That's not true VideoView does not support RTSP! – Ghassen Telmoudi Jun 26 '11 at 19:13
  • @Ghassen OK, do you know what does? This page states very clearly that Android supports RTSP, so how do you handle it if not via VideoView? – Matthew Read Jun 26 '11 at 22:38
  • MediaPlayer mentions using RTSP URIs, and the page says "An example on how to use the methods in this class can be found in VideoView." – Matthew Read Jun 26 '11 at 22:40

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