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

The hasOrientation read-only property of the GamepadPose interface returns a Boolean stating whether the Gamepad can track and return orientation information.


var hasItGotOrientation = gamepadPoseInstance.hasOrientation;


A Boolean.




Specification Status Comment
Gamepad Extensions
The definition of 'hasOrientation' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support No15 Yes1 2 No No No
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support No No No No No No No

1. The flag is enabled by default in Firefox Nightly and Beta, versions 55 and above.

2. This feature is behind the dom.gamepad-extensions.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.

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