The preserveAspectRatio read-only property of the SVGImageElement interface returns an SVGAnimatedPreserveAspectRatio corresponding to the preserveAspectRatio attribute of the given <image> element.


var svgAnimatedPreerveAspectRatio = svgImageElement.preserveAspectRatio;


An SVGAnimatedPreserveAspectRatio.


Specification Status Comment
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 2
The definition of 'preserveAspectRatio' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation  
Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) 1.1 (Second Edition)
The definition of 'preserveAspectRatio' in that specification.
Recommendation Initial definition

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preserveAspectRatioChrome Full support 1Edge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes


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