The PannerNode() constructor of the Web Audio API creates a new PannerNode object instance.


var myPanner = new PannerNode(context, options);


Inherits parameters from the AudioNodeOptions dictionary.

A BaseAudioContext representing the audio context you want the node to be associated with.
options Optional
A PannerOptions dictionary object defining the properties you want the PannerNode to have (It also inherits the options defined in the AudioNodeOptions dictionary.):

Return value

A new PannerNode object instance.


var ctx = new AudioContext();

var options = {
  positionX : 1,
  maxDistance: 5000

var myPanner = new PannerNode(ctx, options);


Specification Status Comment
Web Audio API
The definition of 'PannerNode' in that specification.
Working Draft  

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support551 ?53 No42 ?
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support551551 ?5342 ?6.0

1. Before Chrome 59, the default values were not supported.

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