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Reading accelerometer sensor data using QML

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This code example shows how to read accelerometer data (x, y and z value) in QML.

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Code Example
Installation file: included in zip code.
Tested with
SDK: Qt SDK 1,2
Devices(s): Nokia E7
Platform(s): Symbian
Device(s): Device with accelerometer sensor
Dependencies: None
Platform Security
Signing Required: Self
Capabilities: None
Keywords: Accelerometer QML
Created: kkrish (06 Mar 2012)
Last edited: hamishwillee (30 May 2013)


The code is very simple and written in QML. QtMobility API must be available on your device to execute this this code.

Screen Shot:


import QtMobility.sensors 1.1
id: xMeter
active: true
onReadingChanged: {
xVal = reading.x
yVal = reading.y
zVal = reading.z
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