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Re: [magnetometer] Add RawMagnetometer, for uncalibrated readings.

From: Tobie Langel via GitHub <sysbot+gh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 May 2017 09:28:32 +0000
To: public-device-apis-log@w3.org
Message-ID: <issue_comment.created-300735402-1494494911-sysbot+gh@w3.org>
> Magnetometer -> for sensing ambient magnetic fields
> GeoMagneticFieldSensor - for sensing the global magnetic field (ie directions to north) so includes compensation for hard iron

I see the reasoning behind this, but I thing it would be super surprising foe developers which expect that compensation to be done when thinking about the Gyroscope/Accelerometer/Magnetometer trio.

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