What is a gyroscope on a phone?
Gyroscope sensor is responsible for the autorotation of the screen and view on the screen whenever a phone is rotated. One of the biggest implementations of a Gyroscope is that it enables smooth rotations and execution of multiple commands in games by 3D motions.
What is a gyroscope in a watch?
A gyroscope is a sensor on your smartwatch that has a set of algorithms that can quickly tell when you move your wrist to have a peek at your smartwatch. This sensor will turn on your display when you move your wrist.
How does a gyro sensor work?
Senses angular velocity produced by the sensor’s own movement. Angles are detected via integration operations by a CPU. The angle moved is fed to and reflected in an application. Senses vibration produced by external factors, and transmits vibration data as electrical signals to a CPU.