What sensors does your phone got?

Been asked the last few days about “metal detector” apps on phone, and for this to work the phone need to have a certain sensor in it. I will just mention the phones I can check myself, but might add more later.

One X

  1. 3-axis acceleration sensor
  2. 3-axis magnetic field sensor
  3. Orientation sensor
  4. Gyroscope sensor
  5. Rotation vector sensor
  6. Linear acceleration sensor
  7. Gravity sensor
  8. Proximity sensor
  9. Light sensor

One S

  1. 3-axis acceleration sensor
  2. 3-axis magnetic field sensor
  3. Orientation sensor
  4. Gyroscope sensor
  5. Rotation vector sensor
  6. Linear acceleration sensor
  7. Gravity sensor
  8. Proximity sensor
  9. Light sensor

One V

  1. 3-axis accelerometer
  2. Proximity sensor
  3. Light sensor

Desire C

  1. 3-axis accelerometer
  2. Proximity sensor
  3. Light sensor

EVO 3D

  1. Rotation vector sensor
  2. Linear acceleration sensor
  3. Gravity sensor
  4. Gyro
  5. Accelerometer
  6. Magnetic field sensor
  7. Orientation sensor
  8. Proximity sensor
  9. Light sensor