The color-gamut CSS media feature can be used to test the approximate range of colors that are supported by the user agent and the output device.

Syntax

The color-gamut feature is specified as a keyword value chosen from the list below.

srgb
The output device can support approximately the sRGB gamut or more. This includes the vast majority of color displays.
p3
The output device can support approximately the gamut specified by the DCI P3 Color Space or more. The p3 gamut is larger than and includes the srgb gamut.
rec2020
The output device can support approximately the gamut specified by the ITU-R Recommendation BT.2020 Color Space or more. The rec2020 gamut is larger than and includes the p3 gamut.

Example

HTML

<p>This is a test.</p>

CSS

@media (color-gamut: srgb) {
  p {
    background: #f4ae8a;
  }
}

Result

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Media Queries Level 4
The definition of 'color-gamut' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

FeatureChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari
Basic support58 ? No No45 Yes
FeatureAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge mobileFirefox for AndroidOpera AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic support ?58 ? No45 ? ?

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