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Version: v5


A Widget For Displaying A List Of Channels

Find the documentation here


The StreamChannelGridView widget allows displaying a list of channels to a user in a GridView.


Make sure to check the StreamChannelListView documentation to know how to show results in a ListView.

Basic Example

Here is a basic example of the StreamChannelGridView widget. It consists of the main widget itself, a StreamChannelListController to control the list of channels and a callback to handle the tap of a channel.

class ChannelGridPage extends StatefulWidget {
const ChannelGridPage({
Key? key,
required this.client,
}) : super(key: key);

final StreamChatClient client;

State<ChannelGridPage> createState() => _ChannelGridPageState();

class _ChannelGridPageState extends State<ChannelGridPage> {
late final _controller = StreamChannelListController(
client: widget.client,
filter: Filter.in_(
channelStateSort: const [SortOption('last_message_at')],

void dispose() {

Widget build(BuildContext context) => Scaffold(
body: RefreshIndicator(
onRefresh: _controller.refresh,
child: StreamChannelGridView(
controller: _controller,
onChannelTap: (channel) => Navigator.push(
builder: (_) => StreamChannel(
channel: channel,
child: const ChannelPage(),

This example by default displays the channels that a user is a part of. Now let's look at customizing the widget.

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