Pointer events

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This specification integrates various inputs from mice, touchscreens, and pens, making separate implementations no longer necessary and authoring for cross-device pointers easier. Not to be mistaken with the unrelated "pointer-events" CSS property.

IE

  1. 5.5 - 9: Not supported
  2. 10: Partial support
  3. 11: Supported

Edge

  1. 12 - 79: Supported
  2. 80: Supported

Firefox

  1. 2 - 5: Not supported
  2. 6 - 40: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  3. 41 - 58: Disabled by default
  4. 59 - 72: Supported
  5. 73: Supported
  6. 74 - 75: Supported

Chrome

  1. 4 - 21: Not supported
  2. 22 - 51: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  3. 52 - 54: Disabled by default
  4. 55 - 79: Supported
  5. 80: Supported
  6. 81 - 83: Supported

Safari

  1. 3.1 - 6: Not supported
  2. 6.1 - 12: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  3. 12.1: Disabled by default
  4. 13: Supported
  5. TP: Supported

Opera

  1. 9 - 12.1: Not supported
  2. 15 - 38: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  3. 39 - 41: Disabled by default
  4. 42 - 65: Supported
  5. 66: Supported

iOS Safari

  1. 3.2 - 12.4: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  2. 13: Partial support
  3. 13.2: Supported
  4. 13.3: Supported

Opera Mini

  1. all: Not supported

Android Browser

  1. 2.1 - 4.4.4: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  2. 80: Supported

Blackberry Browser

  1. 7: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  2. 10: Not supported (but has polyfill available)

Opera Mobile

  1. 10: Not supported
  2. 11 - 12.1: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  3. 46: Supported

Chrome for Android

  1. 80: Supported

Firefox for Android

  1. 68: Disabled by default

IE Mobile

  1. 10: Partial support
  2. 11: Supported

UC Browser for Android

  1. 12.12: Not supported (but has polyfill available)

Samsung Internet

  1. 4: Not supported (but has polyfill available)
  2. 5: Not supported
  3. 6.2 - 9.2: Supported
  4. 10.1: Supported

QQ Browser

  1. 1.2: Disabled by default

Baidu Browser

  1. 7.12: Not supported

KaiOS Browser

  1. 2.5: Disabled by default

Firefox, starting with version 28, provides the 'dom.w3cpointerevents.enabled' flag to support this specification.

Resources:
Article & tutorial
Hand.js, the polyfill for browsers only supporting Touch Events
Implementation of Pointer Events in IE10
Abstraction library for pointer events
Bugzilla@Mozilla: Bug 822898 - Implement pointer events
Pointer Event API on MDN
PEP: Pointer Events Polyfill