WebAudio: suspend/resume

Supports suspending and resuming an AudioContext to allow applications to pause the audio device when needed. This reduces CPU usage and power consumption when audio is suspended.

Comments

The specification for suspend and resume has not yet been finalized, but any changes are expected to be very small.

Demo

Documentation

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 41
  • Chrome for Android release 41

Consensus & Standardization

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

  • Shipped
  • Shipped
  • No public signals
  • No signals

Owner

Last updated on 2018-04-26