buffer Property (Int8Array)

Read-only. Gets the ArrayBuffer that is referenced by this array.


var arrayBuffer = int8Array.buffer;  


The following example shows how to get the ArrayBuffer of the array.

var req = new XMLHttpRequest();  
    req.open('GET', "http://www.example.com");  
    req.responseType = "arraybuffer";  

    req.onreadystatechange = function () {  
        if (req.readyState === 4) {  
            var buffer = req.response;  
            var dataView = new DataView(buffer);  
            var intArr = new Int8Array(buffer.byteLength);  


Supported in the following document modes: Internet Explorer 10 standards and Internet Explorer 11 standards. Also supported in Store apps (Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.1). See Version Information.
Not supported in the following document modes: Quirks, Internet Explorer 6 standards, Internet Explorer 7 standards, Internet Explorer 8 standards, Internet Explorer 9 standards.