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Old January 14th, 2013, 05:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Compass problems????

I will soon be getting the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 and I read somewhere some people have inaccurate compass problems.

I didn't get the Tab 2 yet, but a bad compass may be a deal breaker. (I really, really want to use the astronomy apps!).

Has anyone had any problem with their compass?

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Old January 15th, 2013, 05:03 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Marine Compass by Pierrox works for me. First I tried Accurate Compass by Andy Stone and it wouldn't work It kept saying I was near magnets ect.

I uninstalled it and installed "Marine Compass" and it responded right away. I went outside-again-and orientated it by spinning it around in several axis and it seems great so far.
I'm newto Android being a pc guy but this is my experience so far.
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