VRDisplayCapabilities.maxLayers

This is an experimental technology
Because this technology's specification has not stabilized, check the compatibility table for usage in various browsers. Also note that the syntax and behavior of an experimental technology is subject to change in future versions of browsers as the specification changes.

The maxLayers read-only property of the VRDisplayCapabilities interface returns a number indicating the maximum number of VRLayers that the VR display can present at once (e.g. the maximum length of the array that Display.requestPresent() can accept.)

Syntax

var maximumLayers = vrDisplayCapabilitiesInstance.maxLayers;

Value

A number, which must be 1 if VRDisplayCapabilities.canPresent is true, or 0 otherwise.

Examples

TBD.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
WebVR
The definition of 'maxLayers' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) No support No support No support
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile Chrome for Android
Basic support No support (Yes) No support No support No support No support

See also

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