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Modified HTC Sense 4.5 Camera for the HTC One X
It’s always fun when new software leaks and users get a chance to try something new. While other devices are having fun with their leaks, HTC One X users have a little bit of software to play with as well. It’s not Jelly Bean, which is a little sad, but it is a small taste of the next version of HTC Sense, HTC Sense 4.5, by means of its camera app. The application has also been modded to add even more features.
XDA Recognized Contributor lyapota released the modded camera APK, stating that it was based on the stock Sense 4.5 camera. In terms of UI, nothing much as changed, but there are several under the hood enhancements. These include:
The MOD add some new options to HTS Camera application.
Settings control – Image encoding quality set compression level.
Settings option – Force audio quality set audio bitrate to 380000.
Settings option – Force video quality set video bitrate to 760000. *
Settings option – Hook volume keys set Volume Keys advanced usage. **
Enabled Scenes for front camera.
* HD resolution 720 and above.
** In checked state.
Short press VolKey Up – start/stop video reccording.
Short press VolKey Down – take picture.
Long press VolKey Up – Zoom In.
Long press VolKey Down -Zoom Out.
For more details, check out the original thread.
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