Flash has always been the standard for displaying video online, yet with the arrival of HTML5 web developers have got more excellent possibilities to easily streamline video content.  Now, HTML5 Video players is one of the most notable new features in HTML5, it allows you to embed video without the use of flash. Being compared to traditional flash players, the new type of video players is more flexible and customized. It supports desktop browsers like IE, Google Chrome, Safari and Firefox, and also available on mobiles or portable devices.

5 Best HTML5 Video Players



Video.js an open source html5 video player, it is free and lightweight HTML5 Video Player with three core parts, including an embed code (Video for Everybody), a JavaScript library (video.js), and a pure HTML/CSS skin (video-js.css).  It supports HTML5 and Flash video, as well as YouTube and Vimeo (through plugins).  The JavaScript library assures your videos play smoothly across different browsers and versions. It comes with extra functions, you can watch videos in the true full screen mode, subtitle and volume control are also supported.

JW Player

PC: https://www.jwplayer.com/

JW Player both has flash player and html5 player. This supports the major CDNs, YouTube, Adobe’s Flash Media Server, HTTP streaming, major advertising networks, analytics providers, and more.  It works well on desktop and mobile phone platforms, and you can change the skins according to the requirement. By choosing the JW Embedder, it will also provide hosting solutions and mobile support for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices.


PC: http://blog.jilion.com/tags/sublimevideo 

SublimeVideo maximizes the use of HTML5 Video in latest browsers while providing full support for legacy browsers thanks to its integrated fallback to Flash. The interface of SublimeVideo is sleek and pretty. It gives you the power to create playlists and observe video usage stats in the real time. SublimeVideo allows your videos to play seamlessly on iPhones, iPads and Android smartphones, as well as other mobile platforms. Sublime Video solution is not based on any JS library and aims to provide a high quality user experience thanks to its consistent implementation of both HTML5 and Flash user interfaces.


PC: http://www.freemake.com/blog/best-html5-video-players/ 

Projekktor is a self-hosted, open source video (and audio) player for the web, written in Javascript, released under GPLv3.  Being controlled by custom scripts using its JavaScript API, Projekktor supports iPad, iPod, iPhone, IE6, IE7, IE8, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome, googleTV. Moreover Projekktor automatically detects the best way to play out your content. Regardless if via Flash, the VLC Web Plugin or native HTML5 video: The Javascript API works the same.



MediaElement.js is a complete HTML5 audio and video player in pure HTML and CSS. Instead of offering an HTML5 player to modern browsers and a totally separate Flash player to older browsers, MediaElement.js upgrades them with custom Flash and Silverlight plugins that mimic the HTML5 MediaElement API. Additionally, it includes support for sub-titling and has plugins for WordPress, Drupal, jQuery, and BlogEngine.NET.