An event handler for the devicemotion events sent to the window.

Syntax

window.ondevicemotion = funcRef;

Where funcRef is a reference to a function. This function receives a DeviceMotionEvent object describing the motion that occurred.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
DeviceOrientation Event Specification Editor's Draft Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidSafari on iOSSamsung Internet
ondevicemotionChrome Full support YesEdge Full support 12Firefox Full support YesIE ? Opera Full support YesSafari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile ? Firefox Android Full support YesOpera Android Full support YesSafari iOS Full support YesSamsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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