Navigator.mediaDevices

The Navigator.mediaDevices read-only property returns a MediaDevices object, which provides access to connected media input devices like cameras and microphones, as well as screensharing.

Syntax

var mediaDevices = navigator.mediaDevices;

Return value

The MediaDevices singleton object.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Media Capture and Streams
The definition of 'NavigatorUserMedia.mediaDevices' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support 51.0 36.0 (36.0) No support No support No support
Feature Android Android Webview Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support No support No support 36.0 (36.0) 36.0 (36.0) No support No support No support No support

See also

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