This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

A DeviceRotationRate object provides information about the rate at which the device is rotating around all three axes.

Properties

DeviceRotationRate.alpha Read only
The amount of rotation around the Z axis, in degrees per second.
DeviceRotationRate.beta Read only
The amount of rotation around the X axis, in degrees per second.
DeviceRotationRate.gamma Read only
The amount of rotation around the Y axis, in degrees per second.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Device Orientation Events Working Draft Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support ? Yes ? ? ? ?
alpha ? Yes ? ? ? ?
beta ? Yes ? ? ? ?
gamma ? Yes ? ? ? ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ? ? Yes ? ? ? ?
alpha ? ? Yes ? ? ? ?
beta ? ? Yes ? ? ? ?
gamma ? ? Yes ? ? ? ?

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