DeviceProximityEvent

Deprecated: This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

Non-standard: 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.

Warning: DeviceProximityEvent is not supported by any current major browser, and should not be used.

The DeviceProximityEvent interface provides information about the distance of a nearby physical object using the proximity sensor of a device.

Properties

DeviceProximityEvent.max Read only Deprecated Non-standard

The maximum sensing distance the sensor is able to report, in centimeters.

DeviceProximityEvent.min Read only Deprecated Non-standard

The minimum sensing distance the sensor is able to report, in centimeters. Usually zero.

DeviceProximityEvent.value Read only Deprecated Non-standard

The current device proximity, in centimeters.

Examples

window.addEventListener('deviceproximity', (event) => {
  console.log(`value: ${event.value}`, `max: ${event.max}`, `min: ${event.min}`);
});

Browser compatibility

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See also