Video camera settings
To adjust the video camera settings
- Activate the camera.
- Tap one of the settings icons on the screen.
- To display all settings, tap .
- Select the setting that you want to adjust, then make your changes.
Video camera settings overview
Adjust the video resolution for different formats.
Full HD (Full High Definition) format with 16:9 aspect ratio.
HD (High Definition) format with 16:9 aspect ratio.
VGA format with 4:3 aspect ratio.
QVGA format with 4:3 aspect ratio.
Record videos suitable for sending in multimedia messages. The recording time of this video format is limited so that the video file can fit in a multimedia message.
With the self-timer you can record a video without holding the device. Use it to record group videos where everyone can be in the video. You can also use the self-timer to avoid shaking the camera when recording videos.
|On (10 sec.)
Set a 10-second delay from when you tap the camera screen until the video begins to record.
|On (2 sec.)
Set a 2-second delay from when you tap the camera screen until the video begins to record.
The video begins to record as soon as you tap the camera screen.
Use the Smile Shutter™ function to determine what kind of smile the camera reacts to before recording a video.
The focus setting controls which part of a video should be sharp. When continuous autofocus is on, the camera keeps adjusting focus so that the area within the white focus frame stays sharp.
The camera automatically focuses on the selected subject. Continuous autofocus is on.
The camera automatically detects up to five human faces, indicated by frames on the screen. The camera automatically focuses on the nearest face. You can also select which face to focus on by tapping it on the screen. When you tap the camera screen, a yellow frame shows which face is selected and in focus. Face detection cannot be used for all scene types. Continuous autofocus is on.
When you select an object by touching it in the viewfinder, the camera tracks it for you.
This setting is only available in Manual capturing mode.
This function automatically determines a well-balanced exposure by measuring the amount of light striking the image that you want to capture.
Adjust the exposure to the centre of the image.
Calculate the exposure based on the amount of light striking the whole image.
Adjust the exposure in a very small part of the image that you want to capture.
When recording a video, it can be difficult to hold the device steady. The stabiliser helps you by compensating for small movements of the hand.
Select whether to pick up the surrounding sound when recording videos.
You can choose to preview videos just after you shoot them.
The preview of the video appears after you shoot it.
The video opens for editing after you shoot it.
The video is saved after you shoot it, and no preview appears.