Field Compass Plus

Field Compass Plus

5,000 - 10,000 downloads

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Premium version of Field Compass. It has all the features of the free app plus :-

★ Shows current location.
★ User selectable coordinate grid.
★ Includes MGRS grid for military use.
★ Over 100 map datums.
★ Auto declination using the GPS.
★ No Ads.

Field Compass Plus is a powerful and simple compass app, with all the data you need on one clear screen. This easy to use Android compass has a unique sighting screen to take and store bearings to help keep you on track.

The app shows your heading on an analogue compass, together with a digital centre panel displaying your heading in degrees.

Your compass heading and bearings are referenced to True or Magnetic North. You can also adjust the Declination for your current location.

Record up to three compass bearings using the three middle buttons on the top tool bar. The bearings can be displayed around the compass and can be used to get a three point compass fix.

Can be used in a marine environment for sailing, boating (now includes pitch and roll fields)

A great compass to use when hiking, hill climbing, walking or for general outdoor navigation and map reading training.

Anyone interested in Orienteering should download this compass app as a backup compass.

Other features: -

Night mode with dimmed red colours.
Orientation field i.e. (N,S,E,W,NE,SW etc)
True North reference option
Declination field, with user configurable value

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Recently changed in this version

★ Kit Kat text bug fix.

Comments and ratings for Field Compass Plus
  • (35 stars)

    by andreascpl on 01/07/2013

  • (35 stars)

    by Jean Lai Kan on 10/01/2015

    Happy with Premium version that automatically & correctly sets Declination, giving accurate readings. However "Waiting for location from GPS" hangs forever even after selecting Datum closest to my place. A suggestion: allow manual & selective clearing of Bearings. Normally the first one is for the reference direction which I want to keep. A brief manual would be useful too

  • (35 stars)

    by Dat Bui on 30/12/2014

    Fine on galaxy note but pointing S on LG g pro 2. Accurate in feet and no option to change to meter.

  • (35 stars)

    by Greg Townsend on 15/11/2014

    Very accurate (checked against pocket compass) intuitive and easy to use with lot's of useful features.

  • (35 stars)

    by Eric Dumouchel on 23/09/2014

    Nice features, if only it would point north. The free version works on my Galaxy Note, but this one doesn't work on my S4. The compass turns a bit as I rotate the phone, but it never aligns to north. Tried recalibrating it several times with a figure 8 pattern without success. I want my money back.

  • (35 stars)

    by john b on 29/08/2014

    Nice app, runs smoothly so far, no hiccups.

  • (35 stars)

    by Sofyan Kurrniawan on 17/08/2014

    Keep updated

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