This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

A DeviceAcceleration object provides information about the amount of acceleration the device is experiencing along all three axes.

Properties

DeviceAcceleration.x Read only
The amount of acceleration along the X axis. Read only.
DeviceAcceleration.y Read only
The amount of acceleration along the Y axis. Read only.
DeviceAcceleration.z Read only
The amount of acceleration along the Z axis. Read only.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DeviceOrientation Event Specification
The definition of 'DeviceAcceleration' in that specification.
Editor's Draft Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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DesktopMobile
ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
Basic support
Experimental
Chrome ? Edge ? Firefox ? IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?
x
Experimental
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y
Experimental
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z
Experimental
Chrome ? Edge ? Firefox ? IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android ? Chrome Android ? Edge Mobile ? Firefox Android ? Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android ?

Legend

Compatibility unknown  
Compatibility unknown
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.
Experimental. Expect behavior to change in the future.

Document Tags and Contributors

Contributors to this page: connorshea, lucian95, Sebastianz, teoli, MHasan, tregagnon, Sheppy, ethertank
Last updated by: connorshea,