CompassReading class
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CompassReading class

Represents a compass reading.

Syntax


public ref class CompassReading sealed 

Members

The CompassReading class has these types of members:

Properties

The CompassReading class has these properties.

PropertyAccess typeDescription

HeadingAccuracy

Read-only

Gets the compass's heading accuracy.

HeadingMagneticNorth

Read-only

Gets the heading in degrees relative to magnetic-north.

HeadingTrueNorth

Read-only

Gets the heading in degrees relative to geographic true-north.

Timestamp

Read-only

Gets the time at which the sensor reported the reading.

 

Remarks

This object is accessed when you invoke the GetCurrentReading method; and, it is accessed when you retrieve the Reading property of the CompassReadingChangedEventArgs object in the event callback method.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal, introduced version 10.0.10240.0

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Sensors
Windows::Devices::Sensors [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8 [Windows Store apps, desktop apps]

Minimum supported server

None supported

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8

Namespace

Windows.Devices.Sensors
Windows::Devices::Sensors [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

Attributes

[DualApiPartition()]
[MarshalingBehavior(Agile)]
[Threading(Both)]
[Version(0x06020000)]

See also

Object
Sensor data and display orientation

 

 

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