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About the camera

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The camera in your device is equipped with the highly sensitive Exmor RS™ sensor, which helps you capture sharp photos and videos even in low lighting conditions. The camera application has several other features. For example, you can use it to send photos and videos to friends as messages, or upload them to a web service. Your device also has a front camera, which is useful for self-portraits.

Camera controls overview

Camera overview of Sony Xperia™ M
1 Zoom in or out
2 Main camera screen
3 Camera key – Activate the camera/Take photos/Record videos
4 View photos and videos
5 Take photos or record video clips
6 Go back a step or exit the camera
7 Switch between the front and the main camera
8 Front camera
9 Camera settings icon and shortcut icons

To open the camera

  • When the screen is active, press and hold down the camera key.

To close the camera

  • Press Icn sony key and back from the main camera screen.
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On your Xperia™ device, go to Settings > About phone/tablet > Model number
On your Xperia™ device, go to Settings > About phone/tablet > Model number