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Returns the interval, in milliseconds, at which data is obtained from the underlaying hardware. You can use this to determine the granularity of motion events.


var interval = instanceOfDeviceMotionEvent.interval;


Specification Status Comment
Device Orientation Events Working Draft Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes)(Yes) 6 (6) ? ? ?
Feature Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support (Yes)(Yes) 6.0 (6) No support No support 4.2

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