MediaDeviceInfo: kind property

Baseline Widely available

This feature is well established and works across many devices and browser versions. It’s been available across browsers since September 2017.

Secure context: This feature is available only in secure contexts (HTTPS), in some or all supporting browsers.

The kind read-only property of the MediaDeviceInfo interface returns an enumerated value, that is either "videoinput", "audioinput" or "audiooutput".


One of "videoinput", "audioinput" or "audiooutput".


Media Capture and Streams
# dom-mediadeviceinfo-kind

Browser compatibility

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