Media Capabilities: decoding

This specification intends to provide APIs to allow websites to make an optimal decision when picking media content for the user. This launch is only about exposing the decoding abilities of the device/system/browser.

Demos

Documentation

Specification

Editor's draft

Status in Chromium

Blink>Media>Capabilities


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 66
  • Chrome for Android release 66
  • Android WebView release 66
  • Opera release 55
  • Opera for Android release 55

Consensus & Standardization

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

Owners

Last updated on 2018-03-01