Ambient Light Sensor API - based on Generic Sensor API.

This API is a handy way to make a web page or web app aware of any change in light intensity. See also


Editor's draft

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 62
  • Chrome for Android release 62
  • Android WebView release 62
  • Opera release 49
  • Opera for Android release 49

Consensus & Standardization


Last updated on 2017-09-05