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Specifies an event listener to receive chargingchange events. These events occur when the battery charging state is updated.


battery.onchargingchange = funcRef

Where battery is a BatteryManager object, and funcRef is a function to be called when the chargingchange event occurs.


HTML Content

<div id="level">(battery level unknown)</div>
<div id="chargingTime">(charging time unknown)</div>

JavaScript Content

navigator.getBattery().then(function(battery) {

   battery.onchargingchange = chargingChange();

   function chargingChange() {
      document.querySelector('#level').textContent = battery.level;
      document.querySelector('#chargingTime').textContent = battery.chargingTime;


Battery Status API
# dom-batterymanager-onchargingchange

Browser compatibility

BCD tables only load in the browser

See also