MediaElementAudioSourceNode.mediaElement

The MediaElementAudioSourceNode interface's read-only mediaElement property indicates the HTMLMediaElement that contains the audio track from which the node is receiving audio. This stream was specified when the node was first created, either using the MediaElementAudioSourceNode() constructor or the AudioContext.createMediaElementSource() method.

Syntax

audioSourceElement = mediaElementAudioSourceNode.mediaElement;

Value

An HTMLMediaElement representing the element which contains the source of audio for the node.

Examples

const audioCtx = new window.AudioContext();
const audioElem = document.querySelector('audio');

let options = {
  mediaElement: audioElem
}

let source = new MediaElementAudioSourceNode(audioCtx, options);
console.log(source.mediaElement);

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Web Audio API
The definition of 'MediaElementAudioSourceNode.mediaElement' in that specification.
Working Draft

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
mediaElementChrome Full support YesEdge ? Firefox Full support 70IE No support NoOpera Full support YesSafari Full support YesWebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesFirefox Android No support NoOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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