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This feature is non-standard and is not on a standards track. Do not use it on production sites facing the Web: it will not work for every user. There may also be large incompatibilities between implementations and the behavior may change in the future.

This API is available on Firefox OS for certified applications only.


The recorderProfiles property is an object with attributes for each of the supported recorder profiles, e.g., recorderProfiles.cif, recorderProfiles.qvga.


var profiles = instanceOfCameraControl.capabilities.recorderProfiles


Return an object.


var options = {
  camera: navigator.mozCameras.getListOfCameras()[0]
function onSuccess(camera) {
  var profiles = camera.capabilities.recorderProfiles;
  for (var key in profiles) {
    console.log(key + ": " + profiles[key])

navigator.mozCameras.getCamera(options, onSuccess)


Not part of any specification; however, this API should be removed when the WebRTC Capture and Stream API has been implemented.

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