Get Element Size

Determine an element's size in pixels

Example Usage

// Java
List<MobileElement> element = (MobileElement) driver.findElementByAccessibilityId("SomeAccessibilityID");
Dimension elementSize = element.getSize();

# Python
size = self.driver.find_element_by_accessibility_id('SomeAccessibilityID').size

// Javascript
// example
let size = driver.getElementSize("~SomeAccessibilityId");

// wd example
let element = await driver.elementByAccessibilityId("SomeAccessibilityID");
let size = await element.getSize();

# Ruby
# ruby_lib example
find_element(:accessibility_id, 'SomeAccessibilityID').size

# ruby_lib_core example
@driver.find_element(:accessibility_id, 'SomeAccessibilityID').size

$el = $this->byAccessibilityId('SomeAccessibilityID');
$size = $el->size();

// C#
// TODO C# sample


The size will be returned as an object with width and height properties.


Appium Server

Platform Driver Platform Versions Appium Version Driver Version
iOS XCUITest 9.3+ 1.6.0+ All
UIAutomation 8.0 to 9.3 All All
Android Espresso ?+ 1.9.0+ All
UiAutomator2 ?+ 1.6.0+ All
UiAutomator 4.2+ All All
Mac Mac ?+ 1.6.4+ All
Windows Windows 10+ 1.6.0+ All

Appium Clients

Language Support Documentation
Java All
Python All
Javascript (WebdriverIO) All
Javascript (WD) All
Ruby All
C# All

HTTP API Specifications


GET /wd/hub/session/:session_id/elements/:element_id/size

URL Parameters

name description
session_id ID of the session to route the command to
element_id ID of the element to get the size of

JSON Parameters



name type description
width number Width of the element
height number Height of the element

See Also