Could my phones laser health scanner be repourses into a optical mouse

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones and Media Players' started by Dominator211, May 23, 2017.

  1. Dominator211

    Dominator211 JFK's Jelly Donut

    Oct 15, 2016
    United States
    Upstate, New York
    This sound spoke a super crazy idea but I have the galaxy s7 edge and it has a red health sensor I was wondering if I could use this scanner to be like a mouse for my pc just wondering if it is even possible
  2. FAST6191

    FAST6191 Techromancer

    pip Reporter
    Nov 21, 2005
    United Kingdom
    I don't know the form and function of the scanner thing but if you really wanted you could probably print a special pattern and use the camera to track motion using it. That would actually be similar to the first laser mouse I ever used.