Release notes

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January 2021

From our blog: The Veriff Product Review 2020 - The Road to Lightning Fast Verifications with a Brand New Standard for Pass Rates

iOS SDK 4.3.1 - January 12th, 2021

Fixed two crashes in Verification flow.

React Native SDK 2.2.0 - January 7th, 2021

The logo customization option now supports URLs and React Native assets.

December 2020

Less bullet-points, more words - here's our What’s New - December 2020: Veriff Product Update

Android SDK 3.9.0 - December 18th, 2020

Just a few fixes, most notably a case where video recording failed due to a camera error if the microphone was in use by another app.

New data extraction package: 10 fields

We already offered five, seven and nine fields, and we’re now adding a tenth. Read more in our blog how the fields break down.

iOS SDK 4.3.0 - December 16th, 2020

  • New UI customization options. Download the full customization guide to find out more.
  • Ability to load toolbar images from network
  • New step in Veriff flow ensures better quality input from users. This feature increased conversion in Web AB test by 3,5%

New product: face only verification

It helps you to cover instances where you may need to quickly reverify an individual using a quick selfie. A good example here is for online shops selling lots of goods, including alcohol.

November 2020

The month was pretty busy, there's some more in our blog posts What’s New - November 2020: Veriff’s Verification Flow and What’s New - November 2020: Veriff Product Update

Android SDK 3.8.0 - November 27th, 2020

  • Updated barcode scanning design and UX.
  • Technical optimisations and bug fixes.

New feature: place of birth extraction - November 27th, 2020

This is a legal requirement for certain companies in a number of countries, so we’re happy to be able to introduce this as one of our custom extraction fields.

iOS SDK 4.2.0 - November 18th, 2020

  • Fixed a bug where selfie with document step asked multiple times.
  • More analytics information added for local video.
  • Performance improvements on local video.

Android SDK 3.7.0 - November 12th, 2020

  • Added new SDK theming options - you can now customize text color, background color, status bar color, bullet point icon and button roundness. Download the full customization guide to find out more.
  • Fixed a NullPointerException crash originating from FlowActivity.
  • Fixed a IllegalArgumentException: Bad limit crash on some Huawei devices.
  • Technical optimisations and bug fixes.

New feature: category extraction for driver's licenses - November 3rd, 2020

The new feature helps Veriff’s mobility sector clients who provide different ride-sharing services like car- or moped-sharing or rental and need to check whether the person using the service has a valid driving license in the right category. Learn more...

October 2020

You might also want to take a look at couple of blog posts about October: What’s New - October 2020: Veriff’s Verification Flow and What's New - October 2020: Veriff Product Update

Android SDK 3.6.0 - October 29th, 2020

One of those boring ones: technical optimisations and bug fixes.

iOS SDK 4.1.0 - October 29th, 2020

  • Removed WebRTC dependency. SDK is now ~15MB smaller.
  • Privacy policy updated.
  • Fixed a leak on intro screen.

Android SDK 3.5.0 - December 21st, 2020

  • Fixed an ArrayIndexOutOfBounds crash.
  • Technical optimisations and bug fixes

Android SDK 3.4.0 - October 5th, 2020

  • SDK is now 11 MB smaller.
  • Removed WebRTC dependency.
  • Added support for Catalan.
  • Separate thank you screen won't be shown in case user was left waiting for decision.
  • Technical optimisations and bug fixes.

React Native SDK 2.1.0 - October 2nd, 2020

Updated the iOS native module to use Veriff iOS SDK 4.+

iOS SDK 4.0.0 - October 1st, 2020

  • Swift Package Manager support
  • Breaking API changes
  • Added support for Catalan
  • Fixed a bug on setting UI language with SDK launch

September 2020

Read more: What’s New - August & September 2020: Veriff’s Verification Flow and What’s New - August & September 2020: Veriff Product Update

iOS SDK 3.4.0 - September 23rd, 2020

Xcode 12.0 compatible build. NOTE: If you are integrating through Cocoapods you will need to update to Xcode12 compatible version of Cocoapods. (Compatible version at time of the release is 1.10.0.rc.1)

React Native SDK 2.0.0 - September 16th, 2020

  • New public API for the React Native SDK.
  • Updated the iOS native module to use Veriff iOS SDK 3.+

iOS SDK 3.3.0 - September 15th, 2020

  • Analytics event fix
  • Xcode 11.7 compatible build

Android SDK 3.3.0 - September 10th, 2020

  • Intro step can now be skipped if the host app is modified accordingly.
  • Fixed an issue when languages weren't switched properly.
  • Assisted image capture (AIC) repeat attempts are now limited to 3.

iOS SDK 3.2.0 - September 9th, 2020

  • iOS 14 support
  • Support for no intro flow

Android SDK 3.2.1 - September 3rd, 2020

Fixed a language selection bug while relaunching the verification flow.

August 2020

iOS SDK 3.1.0 - August 31st, 2020

Removed hints from camera view

Android SDK 3.2.0 - August 21st, 2020

Assisted image capture (AIC) now has illustrations.

iOS SDK 3.0.0 - August 19th, 2020

  • New API
  • Added support for specifying a language by passing a Locale when launching the SDK
  • Moved selfie step to the end of the flow

Android SDK 3.1.2 - August 5th, 2020

Introduction messages are now fetched from the server.

The Archive

Well, we didn't feel like bringing ALL those old versions over here - mainly because you shouldn't use those releases anyway. However, here are some links for historians: