Tizen Web Device API References

The Tizen Web Device APIs can be used on any device supporting Tizen.

You can develop rich Web applications using the Tizen Web Device APIs:


Some APIs like TVAudioControl API or TVChannel API may not run on some model groups which do not support mute or TV channel source.

  • Common

    Table 1. Common APIs
    API Description Version
    Tizen You can access basic definitions used in the Tizen Web Device API. 1.0
  • Application

    Table 2. Application APIs
    API Description Version
    Alarm You can set and unset system alarms. 1.0
    Application You can access information about currently-running and installed applications, and control the applications. 1.0
    Package You can install and uninstall packages, and retrieve information about installed packages. 2.1
  • Content

    Table 3. Content APIs
    API Description Version
    Content You can discover multimedia content, such as images, videos, and music, on the device. 2.0
    Download You can download remote objects using HTTP requests. 2.0
    Exif You can retrieve and manipulate EXIF data from JPEG files. 2.3
  • Input/Output

    Table 4. Input/Output APIs
    API Description Version
    Archive You can create, view, and extract files from archive files. 2.3
    Filesystem You can access the files and directories in the device file system. 1.0
    Messageport You can communicate with other applications. 2.1
  • System

    Table 5. System APIs
    API Description Version
    SystemInfo You can retrieve information about device capabilities, such as the display, network, and storage. 1.0
    Time You can access information about and manage the date, time, and time zone. 1.0
    Websetting You can manage the Web view properties. 2.2
  • TV controls

    Table 6. TV control APIs
    API Description Version
    TVAudioControl You can control the TV audio. 2.3
    TVChannel You can retrieve information about and switch TV channels. 2.3
    TVDisplayControl You can manage stereoscopic 3D effects for TV signals. 2.3
    TVInputDevice You can handle key presses from input devices, such as a remote control. 2.3
    TVWindow You can control TV windows, such as a PiP window. 2.3