10 HTML 5 Video Players

9:12:00 AM |

Video for Everybody!

Video for Everybody is simply a HTML code that embeds a video into a website using the HTML5 element, falling back to Flash automatically, without the use of JavaScript.

Video JS

Video JS is a javascript-based video player that uses the HTML5 video functionality built into advanced browsers.

JW player

The JW Player for HTML5 is a fully skinnable and configurable player based on the new ‘video’ tag.

Sublime Video

This is another great HTML5 video player that doesn’t require browser plugin, has standalone pure JavaScript library and of course is supported by iPhone & iPad.


DailyMotion video player based on HTML5 video tag + javascript/CSS3, also has svg filters and animated PNG.
This is an open-source full HTML5 Video Library that works on all major browsers, and with any online supported video format. This player identifies the best playback engine (Native HTML5, Flash, VLC or Java Cortado) for your settings and video format.

YouTube HTML5 Player

Media giant was one of the first video sevices to have launched the HTML5 version of their player – a pretty obvious move given the fact it’s a Google company. You may remember how widely this event has been discussed all over the Internet.To enable the HTML5 player please click “Join the HTML5 Beta” on YouTube HTML5 section.

Vimeo HTML5 Video Player

Soon after YouTube’s release another big player regarded its favour to HTML5 video by releasing their own player. Click “Switch to HTML5 player” link below any video to enable the HTML5 player.


FlareVideo player supports HTML5 video with Flash fallback, full screen mode and can be esialy customized in CSS/HTML/JS.

Open Standard Media (OSM) Player

Open Standard Media (OSM) Player is an all-in-one media player for the web. This open-source media player is written in jQuery and delivers any type of web media, including HTML5, YouTube, Vimeo, and Flash.