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CompassReading.HeadingAccuracy Property

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Gets the accuracy, in degrees, of the compass heading readings.

Namespace:  Microsoft.Devices.Sensors
Assembly:  Microsoft.Devices.Sensors (in Microsoft.Devices.Sensors.dll)


Public Property HeadingAccuracy As Double
public double HeadingAccuracy { get; internal set; }

Property Value

Type: System..::.Double
The accuracy of the compass heading readings.


The value returned by this property is the absolute value of the maximum number of degrees by which the reading is inaccurate.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1


Windows Phone

See Also


CompassReading Structure

Microsoft.Devices.Sensors Namespace