Barometric Altimeter (works only with smartphones with pressure sensor like Galaxy Note, Xperia Active, Nexus)
Precision altimeter and barometer for all active users of the Android
holding the phone with a pressure sensor (ie Sony Ericsson Xperia Active, Samsung Galaxy Nexus).
The altitude is calculated based on the barometric formula.
The application indicates the relative altitude of the calibration point (Menu -> Reset)
or calculated from the absolute sea level.
The application is free and is part of the parachute CentroHelper navigation.
Caution. The program is being tested. The altitude shown by the application can not be the only source of
information about the altitude or pressure.
In the following versions:
- Online download of the Google API Elevation
- Retrieving data from GPSu about the location,
- Export data to a file.
- Change altitude formula (from Bosch BMP180 datasheet)
- WakeLock - preventing activation of the sleep mode, the phone screen is still active and bright.