W3C

Web Real Time Communication Current Status

This page summarizes the relationships among specifications, whether they are finished standards or drafts. Below, each title links to the most recent version of a document.

Drafts

Below are draft documents: Candidate Recommendations, other Working Drafts . Some of these may become Web Standards through the W3C Recommendation Track process. Others may be published as Group Notes or become obsolete specifications.

Candidate Recommendations

2016-05-19

Media Capture and Streams

This document defines a set of APIs that allow local media, including audio and video, to be requested from a platform, media to be sent over the network to another browser or device implementing the appropriate set of real-time protocols, and media received from another browser or device to be processed and displayed locally.

Other Working Drafts

2016-05-24

Identifiers for WebRTC's Statistics API

This document defines a set of Javascript APIs that allow access to the statistical information about a PeerConnection.

2016-04-21

MediaStream Recording

This document defines an API for recording audio and video streams.

2016-04-19

Media Capture Depth Stream Extensions

This specification extends the Media Capture and Streams specification to allow a depth stream to be requested from 3D cameras.

2016-01-28

WebRTC 1.0: Real-time Communication Between Browsers

This document defines a set of APIs that allow local media, including audio and video, to be requested from a platform, media to be sent over the network to another browser or device implementing the appropriate set of real-time protocols, and media received from another browser or device to be processed and displayed locally.

2015-02-19

Media Capture from DOM Elements

This document defines how a stream of media can be captured from a DOM element, such as a <video>, <audio>, or <canvas> element, in the form of a MediaStream [GETUSERMEDIA].

2015-02-10

Audio Output Devices API

This document defines a set of JavaScript APIs that let a Web application manage how audio is rendered on the user audio output devices.

2015-02-10

Screen Capture

This document defines how a user's display, or parts thereof, can be used as the source of a media stream using getOutputMedia, an extension to the Media Capture API [GETUSERMEDIA].

2015-01-27

Mediastream Image Capture

This specification defines an API to grab still pictures from a capture device generating a video stream.

2012-03-06

MediaStream Capture Scenarios

This document collates the scenarios that are target use cases for the Media Capture API that enables access to media input capabilities for Web applications using Javascript.