A badge image may be used to represent a notification when there is not enough space to display the notification itself. It may also be displayed inside the notification, but then it should have less visual priority than the notification icon.



Status in Chromium


Enabled by default (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • No signal
  • No signal
  • Positive



On Android the badge is used as the status bar notification image from Android M onwards. From M67, on Samsung devices this will be restricted to N+, see https://crbug.com/829367.

Search tags

notification, badge, icon, image, small,

Last updated on 2020-12-31