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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Andronix, Jul 15, 2010.

  1. Alonzzo2

    Alonzzo2 Well-Known Member

    OK, I'll update there. Thanks
     



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  2. 7500

    7500 Member

    the day when camera will work , the day i ill shift to eclair !!
     
  3. tsphere

    tsphere Member

    you know the project has moved to froyo, right? the title of the post kind of gives it away... :rolleyes:
     
  4. 7500

    7500 Member

    well it means eclair lived & died in beta stage only ?? , just hope it wont happen with froyo , btw y camera is an hard nut to crack ?? isint it uses the same driver of i5700 ??
     
  5. golanster

    golanster Member

    as drakaz said every time people ask im about the camera: its not hard its just a matter of priorities. you want a fast and good os and then a cam or a crappy laggy shit os but with a cam?

    when the os will be done we will get the camera
     
  6. Hark

    Hark Well-Known Member

    While I agree with you golanster, it seems there's a LOT of people who're holding off trying GAOSP because they want the camera (myself included I admit). So if he wants more people to test it out then surely it makes sense to prioritise getting the camera working? Either way it's fine, we'll get there in the end I'm sure. Just would be nice to be involved in testing GAOSP but as I need the camera on a daily basis then I cannot have it on my phone atm.
     
  7. 7500

    7500 Member

    hate it or love it but 5 MP camera cannot be ignored , once it get fixed the number of tester will be significant large = faster dev towards stable & faster froyo.
     
  8. Alonzzo2

    Alonzzo2 Well-Known Member

    I know its a bit unrelated to the topic, but I can't believe someone is using this camera. after I took a couple of pictures with it I realized there's no use trying to get a good pic, not to mention video.

    That's why the thing that bothers me the most with the GAOSP is the black-screen-can't-be-unlocked bug, and not the camera.

    But it's just me...
     
  9. weasel

    weasel Android Enthusiast

    Its not just about taking picture. Barcode scanner is is extremely useful ( especially for QR codes )
     
  10. informale

    informale Android Enthusiast

    yep a bit more off-topic... camera is crap, but you never know when you may need one. what if there's a car accident, a fight, you name it - you might need a camera.
     
  11. Hark

    Hark Well-Known Member

    Oh I don't know the camera might not be all that, certainly it's not what I had hoped for when I bought the phone, but in daylight it can take some decent photos. The flash is so bad it's made me realise that a flash on a phone (or any camera for that matter) is usually more hassle than it's worth.
     
  12. Andronix

    Andronix Android Enthusiast
    Thread Starter

    Camera is very good on good weather.
     
  13. DaSchmarotzer

    DaSchmarotzer Blame it on me

    I agree, it's much better than some other cellphones. The videos are really ugly though, and I mean it.

    Here is an untouched picture took with my phone (no photoshop or anything). Maybe the hosting site resized it though.
     
  14. Xenon

    Xenon Well-Known Member

    Great photo!
     
  15. Alonzzo2

    Alonzzo2 Well-Known Member

    Yeah, great photo indeed:)
     
  16. dri001

    dri001 Member

    The camera on my phone also takes great pictures. They even make good photos for my desktop background. By the way thanks for the 1.6 update guide you posted. My I7500L has a new life since I upgraded it.
     
  17. mrqs

    mrqs Android Expert

    you can also enhance the camera with a better app like camera 360
     
  18. 7500

    7500 Member

    i was also not a big fan of camera , until I installed camera 360 app , it can do wonders with its HDR settings on, I have used 3.2 mp Canon power shot camera but my mobile cam beats it comprehensively .
     
  19. tsphere

    tsphere Member

  20. weasel

    weasel Android Enthusiast

  21. mrqs

    mrqs Android Expert

    which for many people is a lot of times

    plus there's also the issue of reading qr codes
     
  22. 7500

    7500 Member

    I have used this camera to take pics of book pages , newspaper ,question paper in exam and the output was readable something my 3.2 mp cannon power shot was incapable of doing it .
     
  23. dryhte

    dryhte Well-Known Member

    Yup. It doesn't take pretty pics, but I've used it successfully to make 'backup copies' of some papers/whiteboard notes/...
     
  24. 500ef

    500ef Newbie

    I dont think Galaxy's camera is that bad too. Of course we cant compare it to a real camera. But who have one real camera on pocket all the time? rsrsrs

    Even outdoors pictures with galaxy's camera looks nice for me, like this one (without any kind of edition):

    http://img204.imageshack.us/img204/3994/20100730140219.jpg
     
  25. Mordred

    Mordred Lurker

    Please, if you want to discuss about Galaxys camera, open new topic. This one is about Froyo.
     
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