Flutter Plugin to render PDF and show a PDF file on both Android 5.0+ and iOS 11.0+ devices.

Getting Started

In your flutter project add the dependency:

pub package

  native_pdf_view: any

For help getting started with Flutter, view the online documentation.

Usage example

It very simple!

import 'package:native_pdf_view/native_pdf_view.dart';

Widget pdfView() => FutureBuilder<PDFDocument>(
  // Open document
  future: PDFDocument.openAsset('assets/sample.pdf'),
  builder: (_, snapshot) {
    if (snapshot.hasData) {
      // Show document
      return PDFView(document:;

    if (snapshot.hasError) {
      // Catch 
      return Center(
        child: Text(
          'PDF Rendering does not '
          'support on the system of this version',

    return Center(child: CircularProgressIndicator());

Initial page:

final pageController = PageController(
  initialPage: 3,

  controller: pageController,

Custom renderer options

  controller: pageController,
  renderer: (PDFPage page) => page.render(
    width: page.width * 2,
    height: page.height * 2,
    format: PDFPageFormat.JPEG,
    backgroundColor: '#ffffff',

Custom page builder:

  controller: pageController,
  builder: (PDFPageImage pageImage, bool isCurrentIndex) {
    Widget image = ExtendedImage.memory(
      fit: BoxFit.fitWidth,
      mode: ExtendedImageMode.gesture,
      initGestureConfigHandler: (_) => GestureConfig(
        minScale: 1,
        animationMinScale: .75,
        maxScale: 2,
        animationMaxScale: 2.5,
        speed: 1,
        inertialSpeed: 100,
        inPageView: true,
        initialScale: 1.0,
        cacheGesture: false,
      onDoubleTap: (ExtendedImageGestureState state) {
        final pointerDownPosition = state.pointerDownPosition;
        final begin = state.gestureDetails.totalScale;
        double end;

        if (begin == _doubleTapScales[0]) {
          end = _doubleTapScales[1];
        } else {
          end = _doubleTapScales[0];

          scale: end,
          doubleTapPosition: pointerDownPosition,
    if (isCurrentIndex) {
      image = Hero(
        tag: 'pdf_view' + pageImage.pageNumber.toString(),
        child: image,
    return image;

Rendering PDF files on Android devices

This plugin uses the Android native PdfRenderer to render the pages of PDF files and provides a widget called PdfRenderer to display the PDF page you like.

Rendering PDF files on IOS devices

This plugin uses the IOS native PDFKit to render the pages of PDF files and provides a widget called PDFKit to display the PDF page you like.