GetUserMedia changes the level of the microphone to 100%

By design Issue #8126940


Laure T.
Jul 9, 2016
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The input level of the microphone is raised to max each time the Web Audio Api is used with getUserUserMedia.
100% is too loud. (This behavior does not occur on Firefox, or Webkit).

Suggestion : change the volume only if it is zero.


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