Release notes

Version 7.13.0 September 7th, 2021API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - The SDK now support VPAID ads.
  • - Added possibility to display bumpers (as image or video) before and after adbreaks. Check the sample for more information.
  • - Added possibility to restrict ad clickthough to a dedicated button, instead of the whole video area.
  • - Instream SDK is now compatible with 2.14.x Exoplayer releases
  • - When an activity containing the instream ad player was paused and then resumed, the ad playback would resume in the background even if the ad was skipped
  • - Midroll ad rules checks regarding timings are now ignored if instance count is 0

Version 7.11.0 May 27th, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Added a public API to retrieve cue points generated by the SDK for midrolls. Check the migration guide for more info.
  • - Added a new getContentPlayerVolumeLevel() to the SVSContentPlayerPlugin interface to retrieve the actual content player volume level. All official plugins have been updated.
  • - A lot of APIs have been annotated with @NonNull and @Nullable annotation. Check the migration guide for more info.
  • - SVSAdManager.AdBreakEventListener have been deprecated. Use SASAdManager.AdManagerListener instead. Check the migration guide for more info.
  • - Fix a crash that could occur when the user clicked on a link the device could not open.
  • - Fix a potential NPE in the SVSAdManager.

Version 7.9.0 December 17th, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Support of Open Measurement SDK 1.3.10
  • - Fixed a potential race condition crash in SVSAdManager when an ad call fails while the ad break is being dismissed
  • - Fixed custom tabs being disabled for applications dependind on AndroidX. They are now the default way of displaying post click url
  • - Fixed memory leak caused by SVSAdManager instances that were not garbage collected once destroyed
  • - In some integrations, the ad playback was still happening in background although the SVSAdManager had been destroyed
  • - Fixed ad player being stuck on the progress loader in case of live content with no appropriate ad rule for midrolls

Version 7.7.2 November 26th, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Fixed a potential race condition crash when the onDestroy() method of a SVSAdManager method was called while the playback of an ad was starting
  • - Fixed the video ad continuing playing in the background while the SVSAdManager was destroyed via its onDestroy() method
  • - Fixed a memory leak that caused SVSAdManager instances not to be released after being destroyed
  • - The Instream SDK is now compiled with Exoplayer 2.12

Version 7.7.1 August 24th, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Fixed midrolls not being played when server side ad rules option (SSAR) is enabled
  • - Fixed application crash on video ads click for applications that are not yet migrated to AndroidX libraries

Version 7.7.0 July 23rd, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Migration of the Smart Instream SDK to AndroidX.
  • - Creation of a static class Builder to create SVSContentData instances. More information in the migration guide.
  • - Support of new VAST 4 tracking events.
  • - Support of <ViewableImpression> node in VAST files (VAST 4 compliancy).
  • - Support of <AdVerification> node in VAST files (VAST 4 compliancy).
  • - Support of <UniversalAdId> node in VAST files (VAST 4 compliancy).
  • - Support of new checkUniversalAdId parameter in publisherOptions.

Version 7.5.0 March 10th, 2020API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - TCF v2 & CCPA support.
  • - Position tracking in ad pods with the support of [ABPOS] macro for all trackers except errors.
  • - Improved VAST Error tracking.
  • - Bug fixes

Version 7.0.1 August 8th, 2019API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Fixed incompatibility with the Smart Display SDK 7.1.0.

Version 7.0.0 December 14th, 2018API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Standardize version number with the Smart Display SDK 7.0.0.

Version 1.2.0 May 15th, 2018API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - GDPR Compliance

Version 1.1.0 April 18th, 2018API Level 19+ (mobile) API Level 21+ (TV)

  • - Support for AndroidTV and Amazon Fire TV

Version 1.0.0 February 7th, 2018API Level 19+

  • - SDK is now released