DeviceProximityEvent.value

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The value property of DeviceProximityEvent objects provides the current distance between the device and the detected object, in centimeters.

Syntax

var distance = instanceOfDeviceProximityEvent.value;

Value

A positive number representing a distance in centimeters (cm) between the device's proximity sensor and the detected object.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Proximity Events
The definition of 'Proximity Events' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial specification

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support No support (Yes) No support No support No support
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support No support 15.0 (15.0) No support No support No support

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