ON Compass

ON Compass


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ON COMPASS is a multifunctional and beautiful compass set on android. It combines the three types of most useful compass modes in one app, which is Classic Compass, Camera Compass and Map Compass. Each compass mode has a few significant features helps you conveniently measure your direction in different situation.

This direction measuring tool performs direction measurement by using the built-in orientation sensor, acceleration sensor and magnetic sensor. At the same time measure direction, ON Compass also detects the best network connection(GPS, Wifi or 3G) to retrieve and display the data of your current location, coordinates, altitude and address to helps you accurately measure your current position and steer in the right direction.

ON Compass comes with high definition graphics and nice user interface design. You can also customize your application view with the combination of 6 cool compass design and 10 beautiful themes, as shown in preview.

Classic Compass is the simple most compass as you can see in most of the compass apps. It works in the same way as real traditional compass. Classic Compass measures direction by holding or placing the phone horizontally relative to the surface of the earth.

Camera Compass lets you measure directions by aim your camera at anywhere you want to measure. It works in portrait, landscape and any device's orientation. Camera compass is very useful in some situation especially when lower your head to see the compass is difficult and inconvenient to you. For example, you can use this compass when you are driving, riding, hiking, sailing, mountain climbing, jungle expedition, etc. There is an indicator on the compass view to indicate the verticality/tilt angle of the device.

Map Compass shows your current position, direction of your current movement and true/magnetic north on the map. The map rotates based on the compass orientation and direction, helps you navigate to your destination. You can switch the map view between Satellite view and Street view.
Note: Internet connection is required to retrieve map and location information.

For more details information about how to use the app, please refer User Guide in this app.

★ 3 Compass Modes: Classic Compass, Camera Compass and Map Compass
★ Display location address, latitude, longitude and altitude
★ Easy calibration
★ GPS Location update
★ Select the best network connection automatically (Wifi, 3G, GPS)
★ Show verticality/tilt angle of device (Camera Compass mode)
★ Works in any orientation (Camera Compass mode)
★ Switch to normal compass mode automatically if verticality lower than certain value (Camera Compass mode)
★ Support Satellite view and Street view (Map Compass mode)
★ True north/Magnetic north
★ Lock/Unlock Compass
★ 8 compass design/styles
★ 10 themes/backgrounds
★ Customizable coordinate format, sensor rate, text size, text color, unit
★ Keep screen awake

The accuracy of compass is highly relies on the device's sensors. Compass accuracy is as good as the orientation sensor, magnetic sensor and acceleration sensor of the device. It may varies on different devices.

ON Compass is a free compass set with more and more features will be added in future. We hope this free measuring tool can help you measures direction accurately and conveniently in different situation. If you have any comments, suggestions or questions, please feel free to contact us at potatotree.soft@gmail.com. Thank you!!

Recently changed in this version

Update v2.1
- Bug fixes
- UI update

Update v2.0
- Fixed camera preview distortion issue
- Fixed text size and text color setting issue
- Fixed application crash issue
- Change sensor rate, code optimization

Update v1.2
- Bug fixed: User manual cannot be displayed
- Bug fixed: Fail to open menu with menu button on main UI
- Code optimization / File size reduced

Comments and ratings for ON Compass
  • (51 stars)

    by Dhamma pala on 26/05/2014

    Now i know where i m going

  • (51 stars)

    by Richard Duszynski on 25/05/2014

    One word. It is just nice!!!!

  • (51 stars)

    by Joseph Junio on 22/05/2014

    Verry usable for rf planing.

  • (51 stars)

    by Prashant Kumar on 20/05/2014

    Good utility app

  • (51 stars)

    by Crissy Simic on 09/05/2014

    Even got Google map

  • (51 stars)

    by Barrie Solomano on 17/03/2014

    Thanks for sharing.

  • (51 stars)

    by Rishi Jaiswal on 06/03/2014


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