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JavaScript Platform Overview

Twilio's Programmable Video JavaScript SDK lets you add real time voice and video to your web applications.

Prerequisites

Ensure you have one of the following web browsers available: Chrome, Firefox or Safari 11. See Supported Browsers for more details.

Programmable Video Live Demo

Launch our Twilio Programmable Video live demo in less than 5 minutes. A high-quality, full-featured and open-source video collaboration application.

Run the Quickstart App

Running the Twilio Video JavaScript Quickstart App is a great starting point towards adding Video to your own applications. Get the JavaScript Quickstart App here.

To add Video to your application, follow the Getting Started Guide

Add the SDK

You can install the JavaScript Video library using NPM.

NPM

npm install --save twilio-video

You can also include it in your application using our CDN.

CDN

<script src="//media.twiliocdn.com/sdk/js/video/releases/2.7.2/twilio-video.min.js"></script>

Supported Browsers

The JavaScript Video library requires recent versions of Chrome and Firefox, and Safari 11 or greater.

Chrome Firefox Safari Edge (Chromium)
Android - -
iOS * * -
Linux - -
macOS ✓ **
Windows - ✓ **

* Chrome and Firefox for iOS do not have access to WebRTC APIs, unlike Safari for iOS.

** The isSupported flag returns false for versions 2.0.0 or below. This will be rectified in 2.0.1.

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