Simple android compass implementation
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Compass is a sample android application which implements trivial compass functionality. It was created just as a code snippet reuse in some of my projects.

The main feature of the compass is noise filter (Low-pass filter) which make the arrow more stable in comparison to other similar applications where arrow always trembles.

You can install it from google play:

Enhancements are welcome!


  • customization of place to point, see dev branch for details
  • better, correct graphics
  • relevant layout for different devices (tablets)
  • insert an instructon about how to calibrate device sensors

How to Build

  • launch Android Studio
  • select Open an existing Android Studio project
  • select the project folder
  • select menu Run -> Run 'app'

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