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Ambient Temperature Sensor Extension

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March 15th, 2019: Initial version.


Ambient Temperature Sensor component.
Minimum Android version to be able to use that sensor is Android 4 (API Level 14).
Required permissions: none
Thank you Adam for being the sponsor of this extension.


Returns whether sensor is available.

Returns whether sensor is enabled.

Specifies whether sensor is enabled.

Returns the temperature in Celsius. To return meaningful values the sensor must be enabled.


Event indicating that a sensor change occurred.

Example App: Temperature


Tested successfully on Samsung Galaxy S4.

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Test the functionality of the Temperature extension

The test app is available in Google Play. You can test the example following these steps

  1. Follow the opt-in URL to get access to the app and to be able to download it to your device. It might take a few hours for Google to enable you as beta tester!
  2. Start testing.

Buy the Temperature extension for App Inventor

You can buy this extension (aix file).
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Payment options

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After having received your payment I will be happy to send the download link to you. Please let me know your Google account! I usually will send the download link not later than 24 hours after having received your payment.
Thank you! Taifun

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