Compass for Android

The Accurate Compass app is like a real compass. It can be used for navigation, location and direction. The Compass app helps you find your way whether you are on a hiking trail or on a trip to a new location. The Compass app uses device' accelerator sensor and magnetic sensor to get magnetic north. If GPS or Wifi network is available, the compass app is able to get true north. The Compass marks your current position on Google Map and allow you to share your location to friends or family.

🌸 The compass app can detect metal around you. A high level of interference from metal represented by high magnetic strength in red color or in yellow color leads to inaccuracy of the compass. You need to calibrate your phone by rotating in 8 figure direction. The normal magnetic strength in dark green color is around 49 micro-Tesla (uT).

Accurate Compass 

🌸 You can use the compass app to get current speed of your driving, biking, or boating. Speed unit is MPH or KPH.

Accurate Compass Speedometer 

🌸 The compass app can route a trip. You search a destination place. Then the app draws a route from your current location to the destination location. The distance of the route is in km. You can view nearby places such as restaurants, ATMs, police stations, hospitals, gas stations, and cafe shops. By touching on mark of a nearby place, a route will be drawn from your current location to that nearby place.

Accurate Compass Route Finder 

🌸 You can use this app to check current weather condition of your city or any other locations. Just click on the map to select where you want to check weather condition.

Weather information

🌸 The Accurate compass also supports flashlight. You need to accept the CAMERA permission to use this function.

🌸 Magnetic sensor is important for a compass to work. If you device doesn't support the magnetic sensor, the "No magnetometer" message displays. The accurate compass can work without magnetic sensor but only while you are traveling. The Accurate Compass app was tested and works fine on the following device models:

- P8 Lite
- Mate 9
- Pixel
- Galaxy Note 4, 5, 7, and 8
- LG G6
- Xperia XZ Premium

Accurate Compass Features:

1. Accurate compass
2. Magnetic strength
3. Sensors accuracy
4. Digital Clock
5. Background and text color customization
6. Current address & Google Map
7. Share current location
8. Keep screen on
9. Dim screen
10. Small file size
11. True north and magnetic north (the app automatically takes care of declination)
12. How to calibrate compass
13. Free forever compass app
14. Get more free apps ( flashlight, digital clock, night mode, app lock)
15. Speedometer for car driving or biking
16. Route finder
17. Weather information
18. Flashlight

** Note
- The app uses new permissions model for high security. For a certain feature to work, you have to grant access right at run time and can revoke the right whenever you want from your device' setting.
- The app requests Location, Network, and Draw over other apps permissions. The Location and Network permissions are required to get current location (using GPS or network) of your devices and display it on Google map. The draw on other apps permission is for dim screen to work.
- The bottom of screen shows a small banner ads. This ad helps us keep and improve the app. Thank a lot for your understanding.

Accurate Compass

You can download the Compass app from Play Store.

Posted by: Dara | post date: 07-22-2014 | Subject: Android Apps Development

write programming tip

This website intents to provide free and high quality tutorials, examples, exercises and solutions, questions and answers of programming and scripting languages:
C, C++, C#, Java, VB.NET, Python, VBA,PHP & Mysql, SQL, JSP, ASP.NET,HTML, CSS, JQuery, JavaScript and other applications such as MS Excel, MS Access, and MS Word. However, we don't guarantee all things of the web are accurate. If you find any error, please report it then we will take actions to correct it as soon as possible.