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SwiftUI: AsyncImage

In WWDC 2021, Apple introduce AsyncImage as a way to download and display remote images from tthe internet. It is as simple as passing in a String into an URL.

This is definitely a very joyful news as the usual implementation always relies on a third party SDK like Kingfisher and etc to load a remote image.

Prerequisites

To follow along this tutorial, you’ll need some basic knowledge in:

  • A basic familiarity with Swift.
  • At least Xcode 13
  • iOS 15+

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