General camera settings
Capturing mode settings overview
Optimise your settings to suit any scene.
Adjust camera settings manually.
To switch between capturing modes
- Activate the camera.
- Swipe the screen to the desired capturing mode.
Superior auto mode detects the conditions in which you are taking photos and automatically adjusts the settings to ensure that you take the best photos possible.
Use Manual mode when you want to manually adjust your camera settings for taking photos and videos.
Add geographical location (geotag) information to your photos when you take them.
Identify a focus area, and then touch the camera screen with your finger. The photo is taken as soon as you release your finger.
Choose to turn on or turn off the grid lines in your camera viewfinder.
Auto photo preview
You can choose to preview photos just after you shoot them.
After you shoot a photo, a preview of it appears in the lower right corner of the screen for 3 seconds.
After you shoot a photo with the front camera, a preview of it appears in the lower right corner of the screen for 3 seconds.
The photo or video is saved after you shoot it, and no preview appears.
Use Volume key as
You can choose how you want to use the volume key when taking photos.
Use the volume key to zoom in or out.
Use the volume key to adjust the volume.
Use the volume key to take photos.
You can choose to turn the shutter sound on or off.
You can choose to save your data either to a removable SD card or to your device's internal storage.
Photos or videos are saved on the device memory.
Photos or videos are saved on the SD card.
Use Quick launch settings to launch the camera when the screen is locked.
After you drag inwards, the main camera is launched from sleep mode.
After you drag inwards, the still camera is launched from sleep mode and a photo is captured.
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After you drag inwards, the video camera is launched from sleep mode and starts recording.
Colour and brightness
You can adjust colour and brightness manually when the color and brightness settings icon is displayed.
This setting, which is only available in Manual capturing mode, adjusts the colour balance according to the lighting conditions. You can also adjust the exposure manually in the -2.0 EV to +2.0 EV range. For example, you can increase the image brightness or decrease the overall exposure by tapping the plus or minus controls accordingly when the white balance setting icon is displayed.
Adjusts the colour balance automatically to suit the lighting conditions.
Adjusts the colour balance for warm lighting conditions, such as under light bulbs.
Adjusts the colour balance for fluorescent lighting.
Adjusts the colour balance for sunny outdoor conditions.
Adjusts the colour balance for a cloudy sky.