Short description
firstPaint marks the point when the browser renders anything that is visually different from what was on the screen prior to navigation. This includes non-default background paint and the enclosing box of an iframe.
New Relic event types
  • BrowserInteraction

    Data source: Browser agent
  • PageView

    Data source: Browser agent

Google's User-centric Performance Metrics contains detailed information about its Paint Timing API and firstPaint.

See Compatibility and requirements for New Relic Browser for additional information about firstPaint browser compatibility.

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