In-App Video Overview Developer Preview

Nexmo In-App Video uses WebRTC and includes all the essentials you need to build a feature rich video experience.

  • User Control – Users can control whether their video stream is muted or unmuted.

  • Notifications – Users can be notified when they receive a video call or when participants are muted.

Concepts

Conversation

A conversation is a shared core component that Nexmo APIs rely on. Conversations happen over multiple mediums and and can have associated Users through Memberships.

User

The concept of a user exists in Nexmo APIs, you can associate one with a user in your own application if you choose. A user can have multiple memberships to conversations and can communicate with other users through various different mediums.

Member

Memberships connect users with conversations. Each membership has one conversation and one user however a user can have many memberships to conversations just as conversations can have many members.

Video

Video streams can be enabled and disabled in a Conversation so that Members can communicate with video.

Media Events

Media events will fire in a Conversation when media state changes for a member. This can be when an Video stream is started or ended.

Member Media Events

Media events will fire in on a Member when media state changes for a member. This can be when an Video stream is started or ended.

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SDK Documentation

References

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