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What is an accelerometer in the iPhone?

The accelerometer in the iPhone is used to measure the orientation or vertical and horizontal positioning of the phone. The most basic application of this is the device knowin (MORE)

What is an accelerometer in a mobile?

The accelerometer in mobiles is used to measure the orientation or  vertical and horizontal positioning of the phone. The most basic  application of this is the device knowi (MORE)

Can a watch be used as an accelerometer?

  No. An accelerometer measures its own acceleration relative to freefall. A watch just tells time. One can extrapolate his or her acceleration relative to freefall using (MORE)
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Can accelerometers break?

oh yes. I would think it rare in normal use, but any kind of potential short circuit, such as the presence of moisture, or a drop beyond the rating for the accelerometer wou (MORE)
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What is an accelerometer used for?

An accelerometer is used to measure proper acceleration. This is the acceleration felt by people and objects. Such accelerations are measured in terms of G-Force.
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