Fullscreen Media Orientation

Automatically lock the screen orientation when a video with default controls go fullscreen in order to maximize the screen usage. The orientation of the screen will match the aspect ratio of the video.

Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (launch bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 57
  • Android WebView release 57
  • Opera for Android release 44

Consensus & Standardization

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Last updated on 2017-06-14