Intervention: Web Audio user gesture requirement on cross origin iframes on Android

This will require a user gesture in order to start playback using Web Audio in a cross origin iframe, the same way a user gesture is required to play an audio or video element.


Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for Android release 55

Consensus & Standardization

  • Public support
  • No public signals
  • Shipped
  • No signals


Last updated on 2017-06-14