Adds a property to determine whether the pitch of an audio or video element should be preserved when adjusting the playback rate.
This feature is needed for creative purposes (e.g. pitch-shifting "DJ deck" style applications), and is already supported by Safari and Firefox. It can also allow prevent the introduction of artifacts from pitch-preserving algorithms at playback speeds very close to 1.00.
Status in Chromium
Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:
- Chrome for desktop release 86
- Chrome for Android release 86
- Chrome for iOS release 86
Consensus & Standardization
- No signal
Intent to Prototype urlIntent to Prototype thread
Last updated on 2021-05-05