Questions tagged [gyroscope]

A gyroscope is a device for measuring or maintaining orientation, based on the principles of angular momentum.

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Using PC to control Android (ex : using mouse or keyboard to tilt, rotate, emulate gyroscope, etc)

Is there any way to input fake sensor data from PC into your android phone (not the opposite)? Like using WASD from PC to make your android phone thinking they are being tilted, rotated, etc even ...
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Doogee y9 plus AR

I have recently bought a Doogee Y9 plus. As I found out, the phone does not have a compass or gyroscope. I wanted to ask, if the phone could still use AR apps. The phone isn't rooted, but I might even ...
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Calibrate accelerometer?

I'm developing an app that is supposed to measure vertical accelerations, and in the process I've discovered that the accelerometer seems to be uncalibrated. When the phone is lying perfectly ...
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How to invert and tweak the Android sensors like gyroscope, accelerometer, etc.?

I am experimenting some VR stuff and I need to know how to invert the gyro sensor and other sensors like accelerometer. Is there any kind of app that can do this? I would like to find an app that can ...
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Accelerometer/gyroscope not used by apps LG L70

When I tried to watch a 360 youtube video, I noticed I couldn't look around using my accelerometer. So I installed an app to debug accelerometer information, and it seemed to work just fine. I do ...
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Gyro Calibration in 4.3 (mentioned solutions not working)

i have a Sony Xperia SP running Android 4.3 and have a problem with my Gyro not being calibrated. I don't have the Gyroscope calibration option any more - seems having been removed in 4.3. The other ...
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Using google cam to make horizontal 180-degree fisheye pics

On my Nexus 5, I'd like to use the google camera in panorama mode to make a 180-degree fisheye photo. I want to do this holding my phone in such a way that the lens is looking UPWARDS (towards the sky)...
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Android screen rotation takes too long to get triggered

When I rotate my screen to 90 degrees, the screen rotates but it takes 3 seconds to start rotating. (This doesn't mean it rotates for 3 seconds. This means it waits 3 secs to starting rotation.) Can ...
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Gyroscope not working for some games on Samsung Galaxy SII ICS and JB

The gyroscope works fine for most apps, and for all uses within the OS. But for some game apps, both temple runs and 100 Doors for example, it will not work at all. It's remained a problem after I've ...
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Horizontal calibration and Gyroscope calibration is not working on Samsung Galaxy S2

Whenever I go into the calibration for the accelerometer and gyroscope, the blue dot is not moving around for the accelerometer and for the gyroscope. Also, all of the auto screen rotation functions ...
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Difference between Android sensors (acceleration, gyroscope, rotation vector)

I have an Android 7 phone and I have written an Android application for recording the following sensor values: Accelerometer (Sensor.TYPE_ACCELEROMETER) Linear acceleration (Sensor....
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Is it possible to simulate a gyroscope using the camera?

The title says it all. So, basically, I want to know if it would be possible to use the camera as a gyroscope, similar to how panorama mode works in most android devices. That's also the kind of ...
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Is my device's acceleromoter working as it should?

I recently installed Asphalt Nitro, a racing app that supports using the device's "gyroscope" for steering. My device being as cheap as it is, it doesn't have a gyroscope, so I assume Asphalt is using ...
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How to mimic gyroscope-Sensor in Bluestacks?

i want to play the App "Spin Commander" on my PC. For that i need to simulate the rotation of my device. Do you have any suggestions how i can do this using bluestacks? EDIT: - Better get someone ...