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The baseLatency read-only property of the AudioContext interface returns a double epresents the number of seconds of processing latency incurred by the AudioContext passing the audio from the AudioDestinationNode to the audio subsystem.


var baseLatency = audioContext.baseLatency


A double.


Specification Status Comment
Web Audio API
The definition of 'baseLatency' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

Browser Compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic Support60 ? No No47 No
FeatureAndroidChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidIE mobileOpera AndroidiOS Safari
Basic Support6060 ? No No47 No

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