howler: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v2.2.4(9 months ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are provided via a separate npm package: @types/howlerNumber of direct dependencies: 0Monthly npm downloads

Howler is a popular JavaScript audio library that simplifies the process of working with audio in web applications. It provides a simple API for loading, playing, and controlling audio files, supporting various formats like MP3, WAV, and OGG. Howler offers features like volume control, looping, fading, and spatial audio effects, making it ideal for creating interactive and immersive audio experiences on the web.

Compared to traditional HTML5 audio elements, Howler provides better cross-browser compatibility, smoother playback, and more control over audio settings. It is actively maintained with regular updates and enhancements, ensuring compatibility with modern web technologies.

Alternatives:
buzz+
createjs-soundjs+
pizzicato+
tone+
wad+
audiomotion-analyzer+
wavesurfer.js+
soundfont-player+
webaudiox+
tuna+

Tags: javascriptaudiolibrarywebinteractive