NetworkInformation: type property

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The type read-only property of the NetworkInformation interface returns the type of connection a device is using to communicate with the network.


An enumerated value that is one of the following values:

  • "bluetooth"
  • "cellular"
  • "ethernet"
  • "none"
  • "wifi"
  • "wimax"
  • "other"
  • "unknown"


Network Information API
# dom-networkinformation-type

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