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Double-tap to Rewind/Fast Forward

Finally, it is here! Double-tap to RW/FF, the most popular gesture control from all video players, is now available with Android 4.2.0. Users can easily navigate between frames by simply double-tapping either side of the screen. This great feature is well blended into the new UI. Video watching cannot be simpler than this.


Release Date: November 11, 2021

New Feature & Updates

  • Added double tap to rewind/fast forward.
  • Updated IMA SDK to 3.24.0.
  • Updated ExoPlayer to 2.14.2.


  • Added localization support to our DAI implementation via ImaSdkSettings.
  • Added a reason to onBuffer events.
  • Improved error code reporting.
  • Continued improvements to User Interface.
  • General stability improvements.


  • Fixed an issue where caption track did not show up properly when casting a video.