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


window.ondevicemotion = funcRef;

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


Specification Status Comment
Device Orientation Events Working Draft Initial specification.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Edge Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) 6 (6) ? ? ?
Constructor 59 ? ? ? ? ?
Feature Android Webview Chrome for Android Edge Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support (Yes) (Yes) (Yes) 6.0 (6) No support No support 4.2
Constructor 59 59 ? ? ? ? ?

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