If your compass or direction cone is inaccurate, you may need to calibrate your device's compass. Large phone batteries and magnetic phone cases can interfere with your location and compass.
TIP: Your compass will be more accurate when you hold your device vertically.
Table of Contents:
- Calibrating your iPhone or iPad's compass.
- Calibrating your Android device's compass.
Calibrating your iPhone or iPad's compass
Open the Settings Menu App.
Scroll down and tap "Privacy."
Tap "Location Services."
Scroll down and tap "System Settings."
Make sure "Compass Calibration" is turned on.