Jolla C g-sensor calibration

asked 2016-08-09 15:26:39 +0300

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updated 2016-08-09 15:53:46 +0300

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Hello, is it possible to calibrate the g-sensor of the Jolla C. When I use a level app (I tried two different) , it shows 0° when placed upright and 93.4° when placed sideways on an exactly leveled surface.

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not sure you can use the g-sensor for accurate measurements for the level app, unfortunately jolla C does not have a gyro-sensor.

pmelas ( 2016-08-09 17:09:10 +0300 )edit

so, which sensor is used for the level apps?

MaxT ( 2016-08-09 17:13:35 +0300 )edit

I thought it has a Gyro, but no Compass?

Under Jolla C full specs page on it lists the following sensors:


Proximity Sensor

Light Sensor

MoritzJT ( 2016-08-09 17:40:40 +0300 )edit

g-sensor is also known as accelerometer gyro-sensor can tell when the device tilt

unfortunately Jolla C is missing the gyro-sernsors and the magnetic sensor in comparison to Jolla 1

pmelas ( 2016-08-10 15:38:47 +0300 )edit

Anyway, is there a way to calibrate the g-sensor's sensitivity? Many times it changes to landscape mode when I tilt the phone a bit but still use it in portrait position.

cuh7b5 ( 2016-09-15 20:14:03 +0300 )edit