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Fixed in 2019.3

Fixed in 2018.4

Duplicate in 2019.2



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VideoPlayer leaks memory when in Play mode



How to reproduce:
1. Open attached "" project
2. Enter Play mode
3. Open the Profiler window and click on the "Memory" section
4. Observe "Total System Memory Usage:" in the Profiler window

Expected result: memory usage does not increase over time
Actual result: memory usage increases gradually over time

Reproducible with: 2017.4.30f1, 2018.4.4f1, 2019.1.10f1, 2019.2.0b9, 2019.3.0a9

  1. Response avatar

    Resolution Note (fix version 2019.3):

    This is due to an internal jobs debugger bookkeeping. Disabling this bookkeeping for the VideoPlayer.
    Fixed in 2019.3.0f6

  2. Response avatar

    Resolution Note (fix version 2018.4):

    Fixed in 2018.4.18f1

Comments (9)

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    Jun 12, 2020 04:05

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  2. 973227956e3d8eda18a3570d768711ba?d=mm


    Mar 17, 2020 10:43

    Nice post. It is an informative article. I'm also facing the same problem. My phone memory is always shortening. Thanks for the information. The article gives me the proper instruction as to how the phone memory is reducing day by day. Thanks for the great post.

  3. B7722e6a880ad83e31f335bf1c5638e7?d=mm


    Jan 03, 2020 07:53

    I was so confused that my phone memory is reducing day by day. Thank you for sharing this post. Now only I understand the reason behind the memory consumption. So while playing a video it is partially using our phones' storage

  4. Ab41ca7da8460370c6ec953ba29ff4df?d=mm


    Jan 02, 2020 03:47

    Tested with 2019.2.4f1 and 2019.3.0 using the exact same code
    No problem so far with 2019.2.4f1
    Serious memory leak issue with 2019.3.0

  5. Ca6c886e165a118c0c4b1b3a0ef901af?d=mm


    Dec 30, 2019 07:54

    I am having the same leak on 2019.1.8f on iOS. I tried creating a new Video player every time, but it's still the same. And stop() doesn't help. Is anyone having the same problem and found a solution?

  6. 9a954f63cf8d065ef9668563913e3407?d=mm


    Jul 15, 2019 14:39

    I retract my last statement. The bug is also present in 2018.3.6f1.

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    Jul 12, 2019 07:37


  8. 9a954f63cf8d065ef9668563913e3407?d=mm


    Jul 11, 2019 12:38

    It doesn't seem to happen in 2018.3.6

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