Steady compass

Steady compass


This application is a magnetic compass whose main goals are the reliability and the ease of use.
Sensor data is treated by a Kalman filter in order to obtain superior stability in readings.
The design is simple without unnecessary glares and shadows to improve readability.
This compass is intended to be used in horizontal position.

In order to keep this as a 100% free product please give it a positive vote if you find it useful.

The application makes use of gyroscope sensor data on devices having this kind of sensor.
If the gyroscope option is grayed out, your device does not have this kind of sensor. Do not give a negative vote because of your device lacking such sensor.

If you are experiencing any issue, please contact the developer by mail.
Otherwise, it is impossible to get the necessary information to solve the problem.
Strange behaviours (such as continuous rotation) are due to sensor problems.
Calibrating the magnetic sensor or rebooting the phone does usually fix these problems.
The application just represents the data gathered by the sensors.


Keywords: compass, kompass, kompas, kompasas, boussole, brújula, brúixola, busolă, pusula, πυξίδα, iránytű

Recent changes:
v1.3.3 (20121014)
Preferred indicator type is stored
It can be installed on external storage (Android 2.2 and above)

v1.3.2 (20120116)
Fixed: Wrong graphics used on some tablets
Translations added.

v1.3.1 (20111215)

Solved issues in some devices with default landscape mode.

v1.3 (20111124)

Two graphic modes available: Needle and disk.
The disk allows direct reading of azimut values.
Translations added. More languages available.
Initial orientation improved after resuming the application.
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About Steady compass
This application is a magnetic compass whose main goals are the reliability and the ease of use.
Sensor data is treated by a Kalman filter in order to obtain superior stability in readings.
The design is simple without unnecessary glares and shadows to improve readability.
This compass is intended to be used in horizontal position.

In order to keep this as a 100% free product please give it a positive vote if you find it useful.

The application makes use of gyroscope sensor data on devices having this kind of sensor.
If the gyroscope option is grayed out, your device does not have this kind of sensor. Do not give a negative vote because of your device lacking such sensor.

If you are experiencing any issue, please contact the developer by mail.
Otherwise, it is impossible to get the necessary information to solve the problem.
Strange behaviours (such as continuous rotation) are due to sensor problems.
Calibrating the magnetic sensor or rebooting the phone does usually fix these problems.
The application just represents the data gathered by the sensors.


Keywords: compass, kompass, kompas, kompasas, boussole, brújula, brúixola, busolă, pusula, πυξίδα, iránytű

Recent changes:
v1.3.3 (20121014)
Preferred indicator type is stored
It can be installed on external storage (Android 2.2 and above)

v1.3.2 (20120116)
Fixed: Wrong graphics used on some tablets
Translations added.

v1.3.1 (20111215)

Solved issues in some devices with default landscape mode.

v1.3 (20111124)

Two graphic modes available: Needle and disk.
The disk allows direct reading of azimut values.
Translations added. More languages available.
Initial orientation improved after resuming the application.

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A Google User
May 8, 2015
Great app. Perfect utility app. Much gratitude for the developers efforts.
A Google User
Apr 22, 2015
Good
A Google User
Apr 2, 2015
great compass It is user friendly to everyone else
A Google User
Mar 23, 2015
very fine thus app I like for their utility
A Google User
Mar 22, 2015
Don't face north Simple and ad-free, but on my Galaxy Note 2 with KitKat there is an odd fault: when I face north the needle shifts about 4° clockwise. Turn round and the compass becomes accurate again.
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