The values() method returns a new Array Iterator object that contains the values for each index in the array.



Return value

A new Array iterator object.


Iteration using for...of loop

var arr = ['w', 'y', 'k', 'o', 'p'];
var eArr = arr.values();
// your browser must support for..of loop
// and let-scoped variables in for loops
for (let letter of eArr) {

Alternative iteration

var arr = ['w', 'y', 'k', 'o', 'p'];
var eArr = arr.values();
console.log(; // w
console.log(; // y
console.log(; // k
console.log(; // o
console.log(; // p


Specification Status Comment
ECMAScript 2015 (6th Edition, ECMA-262)
The definition of 'Array.prototype.values' in that specification.
Standard Initial definition.
ECMAScript 2017 Draft (ECMA-262)
The definition of 'Array.prototype.values' in that specification.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support No support [1] 48 (48) No support No support 9
Feature Android Chrome for Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support No support No support [1] 48.0 (48) No support No support No support

[1] See bug 615873.

See also

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