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Integrating Motion and Orientation Sensors

Motion and orientation sensor capabilities and requirements for Windows 8.

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This paper is intended to help OEMs, ODMs, and IHVs understand motion and orientation sensor capabilities and requirements for Windows 8 and also to document how these capabilities are engineered and implemented on PC hardware platforms running Windows 8. This technology area involves 3D accelerometer, 3D magnetometer/compass, and 3D gyrometer sensor hardware.

This paper does not cover application development or sensor technology that is not directly related to orientation and motion detection.

Included in this white paper:

  • Overview of motion and device
  • Orientation implementation guidelines
  • Calibration



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