Motion sensors APIs based on Generic Sensor API

Motion sensors extends the Generic Sensor API to expose a set of low-level and fusion sensors. This feature includes JS interfaces representing accelerometers, linear acceleration sensors, gyroscopes, absolute orientation sensors and relative orientation sensors.




Established standard

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 67
  • Chrome for Android release 67
  • Android WebView release 67
  • Opera release 54
  • Opera for Android release 54

Consensus & Standardization

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


Last updated on 2018-04-13