Orientation Sensor

Last updated 26 days ago

The Orientation Sensor determines the phone's tilt orientation across 3 dimensions on the x, y and z axis

Detect Phone Tilt Orientation

Event / Property

Description

Available

Indicates whether the orientation sensor is present on the device

Magnitude

Returns a number between 0 and 1 that indicates how much the device is tilted. It gives the magnitude of the force that would be felt by a ball rolling on the surface of the device

Angle

Returns an angle that tells the direction in which the device is tiled. That is, it tells the direction of the force that would be felt by a ball rolling on the surface of the device

Orientation Changed (azimuth, pitch, roll)

Called when the orientation has changed

Azimuth

Returns the azimuth angle of the device

Pitch

Returns the pitch angle of the device

Roll

Returns the roll angle of the device

Enabled

If 'true', the orientation sensor is enabled