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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File size
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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
Mar 12, 2015
VERY BEAUTIFUL & SIMPLE & NO ADS
A Google User
Mar 9, 2015
Great compass app. VERY steady indicator dial and totally accurate. Simple, small footprint (not a larger than necessary program) & does not require any special permissions.
A Google User
Mar 1, 2015
Loved it This app is useful than other else app
A Google User
Feb 18, 2015
Keeps varying over 4 deg on my samsung moment 800mhz and must be horizontal.
A Google User
Feb 18, 2015
Excellent for my asus zen5 Simple ...