The Window property screen returns a reference to the screen object associated with the window. The screen object, implementing the Screen interface, is a special object for inspecting properties of the screen on which the current window is being rendered.


let screenObj = window.screen;


if (screen.pixelDepth < 8) {
  // use low-color version of page
} else {
  // use regular, colorful page


Specification Status Comment
CSS Object Model (CSSOM) View Module
The definition of 'window.screen' in that specification.
Working Draft Initial definition.

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