Marine Compass

Marine Compass


A simple marine compass : move your phone in all positions, and the compass will always stay parallel to the floor !

This app has support for 3D themes meaning that you can select another kind o style of compass, including other interesting objects such as the aiming cube or the XYZ arrows.

Marine Compass can also display your location using GPS. In that case latitude and longitude will be displayed under the heading display.

It is also possible to extend Marine Compass with the optional augmented reality plugin, which will display the camera preview under the compass..

This compass app has no ad and does not require permission except LOCATION for the GPS feature. Enjoy !

Long tap on the compass will display the settings screen.

Have fun.

*** READ THIS PLEASE ***
accuracy depends on the hardware, please use a calibration tool designed for your device whenever the displayed direction seems wrong or not accurate.

Recent changes:
3.4
- support for wearable devices: display the Marine Compass on your watch !

3.3
- long pressing the heading or the location texts will copy their content to the clipboard

3.2.4
- fix transparency problem and augmented reality plugin

3.2.3
- update startup hint thanks to Tim Wolf

3.2.2
- add an option for landscape devices

3.2.1
- fix compass heading value in landscape orientation
- better style match with the platform (menus, dialogs)

3.2
- add text color and "keep screen on" option
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Free
84
4.2
User ratings
4078
Installs
500,000+
Concerns
0
File size
1844 kb
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About Marine Compass
A simple marine compass : move your phone in all positions, and the compass will always stay parallel to the floor !

This app has support for 3D themes meaning that you can select another kind o style of compass, including other interesting objects such as the aiming cube or the XYZ arrows.

Marine Compass can also display your location using GPS. In that case latitude and longitude will be displayed under the heading display.

It is also possible to extend Marine Compass with the optional augmented reality plugin, which will display the camera preview under the compass..

This compass app has no ad and does not require permission except LOCATION for the GPS feature. Enjoy !

Long tap on the compass will display the settings screen.

Have fun.

*** READ THIS PLEASE ***
accuracy depends on the hardware, please use a calibration tool designed for your device whenever the displayed direction seems wrong or not accurate.

Recent changes:
3.4
- support for wearable devices: display the Marine Compass on your watch !

3.3
- long pressing the heading or the location texts will copy their content to the clipboard

3.2.4
- fix transparency problem and augmented reality plugin

3.2.3
- update startup hint thanks to Tim Wolf

3.2.2
- add an option for landscape devices

3.2.1
- fix compass heading value in landscape orientation
- better style match with the platform (menus, dialogs)

3.2
- add text color and "keep screen on" option

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User reviews of Marine Compass
Nice.
Jan 7, 2011
Dec 20, 2010
Probably the prettiest compass app
Jun 10, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Aug 18, 2014
Marine Compass no longer works A useful app. Unfortunately, when I installed MC on my new HTC 610 Desire it no longer works - just an immobile, flat compass disc.
A Google User
Aug 11, 2014
Gets lost! It used to work but doesn't now. You'd get horribly lost if you relied on this, it's useless. Uninstalling!
A Google User
Aug 5, 2014
Cool Awesome 3D compass with customization. NO ADS
A Google User
Jul 30, 2014
Excellent The 3D compass is way cool and I like the transparent mode.
A Google User
Jul 28, 2014
Useless Just another picture... doesn't work... don't waste your time downloading...I've unistalled it after trying 15 minutes to get it to work!