May 5th, 2013, 04:02 PM
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It's the weekend, you may need to give folks a bit of time to catch back up to the forums - Sunday and all, you know.
I don't use Facebook - but it sounds like you're either describing a defective phone - or massive jpeg compression.
And the latter is pretty common. Have you viewed the same pictures on a PC, preferably with a calibrated monitor?
Not sure if you're familiar with jpeg compression. When the first LCD HDTVs hit they full of compression artifacts - any solid-color field was a rainbow.
Here's a quick snap of overcompression -
All - all - jpegs are compressed, but some are much worse than others.
And a common complaint with Facebook on Android is getting lower-res photos being fed from Facebook - we hear that all of the time regarding contact photos.