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Does this phone have a gyroscope?

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By somerandomname1, Senior Member on 3rd July 2013, 06:26 AM
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Wikipedia for our device says yes.

However, on Cyanogenmod, Phone Tester app shows no gyroscope when you click on sensors:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...netester&hl=en

Can anyone on stock rom test? It might just be cyanogenmod.

The only reason I'm curious is because the 4.3 leaked camera is reportedly allowing many non-nexus devices to have a working photosphere. Photosphere won't work if the gyroscope isnt recognized / working. If it is indeed just cyanogenmod, I'm going to petition @mdmower to get the gyroscope working so I can get photosphere working

http://www.androidauthority.com/stoc...sphere-236196/
 
 
3rd July 2013, 04:41 PM |#2  
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No gyroscope showing on my stock. No unlock or s-off.
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Thanks.

Damn, Wikipedia lied to me. Some other sites list this device as having a gyroscope as well. Wonder how that misinformation went around.
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I got some response. I RUU-ed.

Can you clarify? It showed a gyroscope for you?
5th July 2013, 06:11 AM |#6  
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Can you clarify? It showed a gyroscope for you?

used this
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GyroRotate
It kinda worked. It was extremely glitchy. Seemed like it didn't exist. l cannot clarify what this was for sure.
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According to the "hardware info" app, the Dinc4G... Doesn't have a gyro! (the same app does show a gyro on my gf's Sensation)

Here 's a snap that list all 5 hw sensors that we have:

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