Bill takes apart a smartphone and explains how its accelerometer works. He also shares the essential idea underlying the MEMS production of these devices. This video is based on a chapter from the EngineerGuy team's latest book, Eight Amazing Engineering Stories. Learn more at http://www.engineerguy.com/elements.
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