Sensor.onreading

The onreading EventHandler is called when a reading is taken on one of the child interfaces of the Sensor interface.

Syntax

sensorInstance.onreading = function
sensorInstance.addEventListener('reading', function() { ... })

Because Sensor is a base class, onreading may only be used on one of its derived classes.

Specifications

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

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
onreadingChrome Full support 69Edge ? Firefox ? IE ? Opera Full support 56Safari ? WebView Android Full support 69Chrome Android Full support 69Firefox Android ? Opera Android Full support 48Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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