We all know what makes our Smartphone go up and down, change direction on screen and to a snappy effect right? Well assuming you do and you probably know it’s the Accelerometer that does performs this function. So, have you ever wondered how a Accelerometer works exactly? Well now you can with a very in depth look.
Bill from EngineerGuy takes apart a smartphone and explains how its accelerometer works. He also shares the essential idea underlying the MEMS production of these devices.
Check it out as it’s a very interesting and in depth look at how one of the main functions of a smartphone we take for granted nowadays actually works and functions.