Is Gesture

Tests if a gesture is currently detected.



  • gesture means the way you hold or move the micro:bit. This can be shake, logo up, logo down, screen up, screen down, tilt left, tilt right, free fall, 3g, or 6g.

Example: random number

This program shows a number from 2 to 9 when you shake the micro:bit.

forever(function() {
    if (input.isGesture(Gesture.Shake)) {
        let x = randint(2, 9)

See Also

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