This change deprecates and removes the legacy "item()" accessor method for the array of Gamepads returned by navigator.getGamepads(). This change improves compatibility with Firefox which is so far the only browser to implement GamepadList.


Established standard

Status in Chromium


Deprecated (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 70
  • Chrome for Android release 70
  • Android WebView release 70

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • Shipped/Shipping
  • No signal
  • No signal
  • No signals


Last updated on 2021-03-12