The Samsung Galaxy J5 is one of the entry-level models from Samsung. Should you have bought your smartphone and have now installed a compass app from the Google Play Store, then ye shall be may be wondering that this is not working. You may even get an error message.
Surely you now ask yourself: Is my Samsung Galaxy J5 compass defective?
The answer to this question is, unfortunately, no. Because the Samsung Galaxy J5 has no integrated magnetic sensor, which is needed for the compass app. It is thus with the Samsung Galaxy J5 unfortunately not possible in the compass function Apps to use, such as Google Maps, etc.. Besides the Compass app Samsung Galaxy J5 another missing standard sensors such as the gyroscope sensor or the touch sensor.