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Tree-Axis High Resolution Digital Accelerometer

Most modern smartphones can sense whether their users are holding them in the portrait or in the landscape position, accordingly adjusting the displayed image. Additionally, while playing games such as Temple Run, the smartphone can respond to tilting by changing certain functions in the game. The smartphone accomplishes this motion sensing as it has an accelerometer IC working inside it. Apart from smartphones, several other applications make use of accelerometers. For instance, car alarms can Read more [...]