Category: sensors

What is an IMU Sensor? A Complete Guide for Beginners!

When I heard the term IMU for the first time, I thought it was some cool technology that is beyond my understanding. But once I got some experience playing with it, and got to understand what it physically measures that fear vanished quickly. In this post, I have tried to explain what IMU sensors are, how they work and where and how to use these sensors keeping beginners in mind. So let’s begin. What is an IMU sensor? IMU stands for Inertial Motion Unit. An IMU sensor is a combination of an accelerometer and a gyroscope sensor. It is used...