Geology - Mineral ID

Geology - Mineral ID


Easily and accurately identify mineral samples with the Geology - Mineral ID application. This application allows you to input up to 12 unique characteristics in order to correctly identify a mineral sample. The top 5 results are shown to the user along with detailed pictures of each mineral. The application also features a property list database that can help the user determine a specific characteristic by describing it in detail along with picture references. You may also browse through the full mineral list for a description of each mineral’s properties along with pictures. This app is ideal not only for students, but professionals, lab work, and field work as well.


The characteristics used to identify your sample include:

Cleavage
Color
Crystal System
Diaphaneity/Transparency
Fracture
Habit
Hardness
Luster
Other Properties (Magnetism, Solubility, etc)
Specific Gravity
Streak
Tenacity


Currently the application features 50 diverse minerals. Additional minerals will be added during subsequent updates.

Credit goes to irocks.com for the majority of the pictures!

Recent changes:
The app can be moved to the SD card!
The app requires less memory!
Improved app icon and high resolution icon
Ability to turn off background images through options page
Credit given to irocks.com for pictures
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$0.99
76
3.8
User ratings
48
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
0
File size
4030 kb
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About Geology - Mineral ID
Easily and accurately identify mineral samples with the Geology - Mineral ID application. This application allows you to input up to 12 unique characteristics in order to correctly identify a mineral sample. The top 5 results are shown to the user along with detailed pictures of each mineral. The application also features a property list database that can help the user determine a specific characteristic by describing it in detail along with picture references. You may also browse through the full mineral list for a description of each mineral’s properties along with pictures. This app is ideal not only for students, but professionals, lab work, and field work as well.


The characteristics used to identify your sample include:

Cleavage
Color
Crystal System
Diaphaneity/Transparency
Fracture
Habit
Hardness
Luster
Other Properties (Magnetism, Solubility, etc)
Specific Gravity
Streak
Tenacity


Currently the application features 50 diverse minerals. Additional minerals will be added during subsequent updates.

Credit goes to irocks.com for the majority of the pictures!

Recent changes:
The app can be moved to the SD card!
The app requires less memory!
Improved app icon and high resolution icon
Ability to turn off background images through options page
Credit given to irocks.com for pictures
Android Market Comments
A Google User
May 18, 2015
Won't Download I can't get this to download on to my phone.
A Google User
May 9, 2015
Too few minerals No tourmaline!
A Google User
Feb 9, 2015
Can't read The first two questions I am unable to read the options. Will re rate if problem is fixed
A Google User
Nov 20, 2014
Great but I do hope more minerals will be added I really appreciate this app. It is very helpful. I hope more minerals will be part of the database.
A Google User
Aug 26, 2014
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