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7.1 8.5 Braintree VS RevenueCatIn-app purchases and subscriptions made easy. Support for iOS, iPadOS, watchOS, and Mac.
5.0 0.0 L4 Braintree VS MFCardEasily integrate Credit Card payments module in iOS App. Swift 4.0
2.1 7.9 Braintree VS FramesIosCheckout API Client, Payment Form UI and Utilities in Swift
1.3 0.3 Braintree VS AnimatedCardInputEasy to use iOS library with components for input of Credit Card data.
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Braintree iOS SDK
Welcome to Braintree's iOS SDK. This library will help you accept card and alternative payments in your iOS app.
v5 is the latest major version of Braintree iOS. To update from v4, see the v5 migration guide.
The Braintree iOS SDK permits a deployment target of iOS 12.0 or higher. It requires Xcode 12+ and Swift 5.1+.
Supported Payment Methods
Swift Package Manager
This feature is only available in v5.
To add the
Braintree package to your Xcode project, select File > Swift Packages > Add Package Dependency and enter
https://github.com/braintree/braintree_ios as the repository URL. Tick the checkboxes for the specific Braintree libraries you wish to include.
If you look at your app target, you will see that the Braintree libraries you chose are automatically linked as a frameworks to your app (see General > Frameworks, Libraries, and Embedded Content).
BraintreePaymentFlow also require the inclusion of the
In your app's source code files, use the following import syntax to include Braintree's libraries:
import BraintreeCore import BraintreeCard import BraintreeApplePay import BraintreePayPal
Braintree 5.4.2+ requires Xcode 12.5+ for SPM. We recommend using the latest version for the simplest SPM integration. If using Braintree 5.4.1 and below, please see our Swift Package Manager guide for specific workarounds required to use these older versions.
# Includes Cards and PayPal pod 'Braintree' # Optionally include additional Pods pod 'Braintree/DataCollector' pod 'Braintree/Venmo'
Note: If you are using version 4.x.x of the Braintree iOS SDK in Xcode 12, you may see the warning
The iOS Simulator deployment target is set to 8.0, but the range of supported deployment target versions is 9.0 to 14.0.99. This will not prevent your app from compiling. This is a CocoaPods issue with a known workaround.
github "braintree/braintree_ios" to your
Cartfile, and add the frameworks to your project.
Note: Long term support for Carthage is not guaranteed. Please update to SPM, if possible. Open a GitHub issue if there are concerns.
Start with 'Hello, Client!' for instructions on basic setup and usage.
This SDK abides by our Client SDK Deprecation Policy. For more information on the potential statuses of an SDK check our developer docs.
|Major version number||Status||Released||Deprecated||Unsupported|
|4.x.x||Inactive||November 2015||February 2022||February 2023|
Versions 4.9.6 and below use outdated SSL certificates and are unsupported.
A demo app is included in the project. To run it, run
pod install and then open
Braintree.xcworkspace in Xcode. Xcode 13+ is required to run the demo app.
We welcome PRs to this repo. See our development doc.
The Braintree iOS SDK is in active development, we welcome your feedback!
Here are a few ways to get in touch:
- GitHub Issues - For generally applicable issues and feedback
- Braintree Support / [email protected] - for personal support at any phase of integration
- Read the headers
- Read the Braintree docs
- Check out the reference docs
- Find a bug? Open an issue
- Want to contribute? Check out contributing guidelines and submit a pull request.
The Braintree iOS SDK is open source and available under the MIT license. See the LICENSE file for more info.
*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Braintree README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.