Navigator.maxTouchPoints

The maxTouchPoints read-only property of the Navigator interface returns the maximum number of simultaneous touch contact points are supported by the current device.

Syntax

touchPoints = navigator.maxTouchPoints;

Example

if (navigator.maxTouchPoints > 1) {
  // browser supports multi-touch
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Pointer Events – Level 2
The definition of 'maxTouchPoints' in that specification.
Recommendation Non-stable version.
Pointer Events
The definition of 'maxTouchPoints' in that specification.
Obsolete Initial definition.

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