The activated read-only property of the Sensor interface returns a Boolean indicating whether the sensor is active.


var boolean = sensorInstance.activated

Because Sensor is a base class, activated may only be read from one of its derived classes.


A Boolean.


Specification Status Comment
Generic Sensor API
The definition of 'activated' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation     Initial definition.

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activatedChrome Full support 67Edge Full support 79Firefox No support NoIE No support NoOpera Full support 54Safari No support NoWebView Android Full support 67Chrome Android Full support 67Firefox Android No support NoOpera Android Full support 48Safari iOS No support NoSamsung Internet Android Full support 9.0


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