UserProximityEvent.near

The near property tell if there is an object close to the device (true) or not (false).

Syntax

var near = instanceOfUserProximityEvent.near;

Value

A boolean

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Proximity Sensor
The definition of 'Proximity Events' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial specification

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support No ?

621 2

Yes — 61

No No No
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support No No ?

621 2

15 — 61

No No ?

1. See bug 1462308.

2. From version 62: this feature is behind the device.sensors.proximity.enabled preference (needs to be set to true). To change preferences in Firefox, visit about:config.

See also

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