Adobe Flash Player

Adobe Flash Player

Adobe® Flash® Player is a cross-platform, browser-based application runtime that provides uncompromised viewing of expressive applications, content, and videos across browsers and operating systems. Flash Player 10.3 delivers beautiful HD video, faster graphics rendering, and high performance on mobile devices and personal computers and is designed to take advantage of native device capabilities — enabling richer, more immersive user experiences.



Support for mobile devices

Extend the reach of your content to users wherever they are. Flash Player delivers expressive content to personal computers, smartphones, tablets, smartbooks, and netbooks.

Mobile-ready features for unprecedented creative control

Take advantage of native device capabilities, including support for multitouch, gestures, mobile input models, and accelerometer input.

Hardware acceleration

Deliver smooth high-definition (HD) quality video with minimal overhead across mobile devices and personal computers using H.264 video decoding and Stage Video.

Expanded options for high-quality media delivery

Discover new ways to deliver rich media experiences with the Adobe Flash Media Server Family of products using HTTP Dynamic Streaming; content protection; and improved support for live events, buffer control, and peer-assisted networking.

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For developers

Ready to go? These tools and resources can help you use Flash Player 10.3 to create more engaging web experiences across Android™ and BlackBerry® Tablet OS.

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Adobe Flash Professional CS5.5
Create immersive experiences that are presented consistently to audiences across desktops, smartphones, tablets, and televisions with Adobe Flash Professional CS5.5 software.

Adobe Flash Catalyst CS5.5
Transform Adobe Photoshop®, Illustrator®, and Fireworks® artwork into expressive, fully interactive projects without writing code, and leverage the reach and consistency of the Adobe Flash Platform with Adobe Flash Catalyst® CS5.5 software.

Adobe Flash Builder 4.5
Build expressive mobile, web, and desktop applications using ActionScript® and the open source Flex framework with Adobe Flash Builder™ 4.5 software.

Adobe Flash Media Server 4
Take advantage of powerful new delivery methods that can save significant bandwidth costs and lighten network load to help you deliver the best media experiences with Adobe Flash Media Server 4 software.


Flash Player Developer Center
Flash Player documentation