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Honor 8 Camera

This camera also has a hybrid auto-focus system which aligns using laser focus for short range, while using precise depth and contrast focus for longer range. The built-in ISP is aligned with the depth measurement ISP to improve focus and processing speed. The wide aperture mode lets you take photos while blurring the background, much like you see...

The Best Tripod for Your Smartphone

In this video we checkout why so many smartphone tripods are terrible. The JOBY MPod Mini is a unique and effective solution to the problem. Watch me put it to the test with a few different scenarios and see how it does. If you want to pickup a JOBY MPod Mini for yourself, grab one on Amazon...

Tasker Pro: Tag New Photos with the Current Calendar Event

Automation is supposed to be about simplifying everyday tasks to give you more precious time doing the things you love. At XDA, we've shown you how you can use Tasker to secure your device, improve productivity, or make driving safer, all a part of our series called 'Tasker Week.' But the fun doesn't end there. If...

Sony Patents Contact Lens Camera! LG Button-less Fingerprint Sensor!

Sony has patented a contact lens camera with zoom! LG unveils button-less fingerprint sensor module. Finally, the Chinese OEMs are coming west! Those stories and more are talked about by TK as he covers the news from the week ending May 6, 2016 at XDA-Developer.com. Check out this video! Be sure to check out other great...

The Best Of Your Mobile Photos!

Featured image by: Rehan Hooda The other day we asked you to share the best photo you had taken with your phone hundreds of you entered and we loved them! Here are the best from XDA and Twitter. Macro, OnePlus One, LG G4, Nexus 6, Nexus 6P, #XDASnaps      Saini_09 captured this impressive shot on his OnePlus One in Bhutan! Also on a OnePlus One was RAJEEV PAPPACHAN,...

Share the Best Picture You’ve Taken on your Phone!

Our phones now have rather amazing cameras, and we often love taking pictures with them. But unless we spend time on Instagram or image sharing platforms, who will judge our favorite photos? Well, here's a space for that. Let's see how good of a phone photographer you are! Or how nice your phone's auto-mode is... If...

Why Images in some Camera Apps are Upside Down on the Nexus 5X

New users of the Google Nexus 5X may have noticed a peculiar problem arise when they snap a picture using some third-party camera apps - the image ends up being upside-down! This issue isn't exclusive to the Nexus 5X, though, as it has previously occurred on the front-facing camera of the Nexus 6. What causes this problem? Is it...

Best Camera on Phones Under $100 (Part 3)

In the exciting continuation of our Best Phones You Can Get Under $100 series, Jordan has compared the cameras. There are many people out there that swear loyalty to a Digital SLR, but it is often said, For many this means the camera on your smartphone. In this case, would these cameras do well...

How to Enable 1080p 60FPS Video Recording on the LG G4 – XDA TV

One of the features that was expected of the LG G4 was 1080p video recording at 60 frames per second. However, many were shocked when the option wasn't included on some LG G4s. The device is compatible with 1080p@60fps, it just isn't a selectable option. XDA Senior Member Pfeffernuss has found a way to enable...

What Can Different Manufacturers Learn From Each Other?

If you could pick one area where your phone's creator performs well in and have others take notice, which would it be? Hundreds of smartphones are released every year, of varying size, expense and quality, but only very few manage to gain appeal across a wide audience, and even the most successful handsets have flaws. Some of...

Time-Lapse with ChronoSnap – XDA App Review

Some of the most interesting pictures are time-lapse animations that capture the passage of time.  Someone painting a house, someone building a treehouse, or a sunset are just a few of the ideas for a time-lapse session. A lot of smartphone cameras have some great power now, so why not use a smartphone. Developer Nathan Osman...

Samsung Galaxy S6 To Receive Major Camera Update

When the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge were launched, they became the prime focus for all discussions as Samsung took a break on their traditional design philosophy and opted for something that their flagship lineup hadn't seen before. But along with the design, a lot of Android enthusiasts were also impressed by another aspect of...