1. Pneeleysmom's Avatar
    Anyone elses pics look horrible? The color is grey and lacking any saturation or contrast, and they are so fuzzy!!
    07-10-2014 04:45 PM
  2. bbmjack's Avatar
    Did you try to reboot

    Posted via Android Central App
    07-10-2014 04:47 PM
  3. Pneeleysmom's Avatar
    This was straight out of the box, I got the phone yesterday and rebooted this morning. I had the Galaxy S3 previously and took photos side by side and the comparison is very dissapointing to say the least!
    07-10-2014 04:49 PM
  4. cornettbr's Avatar
    I think the camera on this is terrible compared to the iPhone 5.

    Posted via Android Central App
    07-10-2014 05:32 PM
  5. ahutchga1972's Avatar
    My husband has the S5 and he envied my M8's camera, especially low-light pictures.

    Posted via Android Central App
    07-10-2014 06:11 PM
  6. deadp1xel's Avatar
    I haven't had a problem with the s5's cameras. I love the rear camera.

    Posted via Android Central App
    07-10-2014 06:23 PM
  7. jcochran1977's Avatar
    I had to have my original S5 replaced because my front facing camera was like a half moon.. The top of it was all black and not working. It looked like my camera had slipped
    07-11-2014 08:47 AM
  8. Pneeleysmom's Avatar
    I haven't had a problem with the s5's cameras. I love the rear camera.

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    Not a great comparison, but the Galaxy S3 is the first pic and the S5 is the 2nd...for this to be a "Better" phone, or an "upgrade" this camera STINKS! The photos are grey and pixelated. Definitely missing depth and Contrast!

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    07-11-2014 10:40 AM
  9. Jon Jackson's Avatar
    Galaxy s5 Crappy forward facing camera :(-20140711_110014.jpg

    This is my first time taking a pic using a front camera.....curious, why use the front camera when the rear is the better one?

    Anyways, I'm okay with it....btw my eyes are not always this squinty. lol.
    07-11-2014 11:07 AM
  10. Pneeleysmom's Avatar
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    This is my first time taking a pic using a front camera.....curious, why use the front camera when the rear is the better one?

    Anyways, I'm okay with it....btw my eyes are not always this squinty. lol.
    Well, if you want to take a pic of yourself with friends, it's kind of hard to do when you can't see what you're doing To me, it looks much more like a webcam pic. Nothing close to the S3.
    07-11-2014 12:49 PM
  11. Rev2010's Avatar
    Well, if you want to take a pic of yourself with friends, it's kind of hard to do when you can't see what you're doing To me, it looks much more like a webcam pic. Nothing close to the S3.
    Not necessarily. I have voice control turned on so I don't have to see the shutter icon. I simply point the rear facing camera at us and say "Smile" or "Shoot" or any of the other keywords and it snaps a pic. Sure some pics you won't have perfectly centered, but the rear camera plus having flash makes for better photos. I never use the front camera unless I Skype. And come to think of it I really never Skype on my phone anyhow.


    Rev.
    07-11-2014 01:09 PM
  12. Pneeleysmom's Avatar
    Not necessarily. I have voice control turned on so I don't have to see the shutter icon. I simply point the rear facing camera at us and say "Smile" or "Shoot" or any of the other keywords and it snaps a pic. Sure some pics you won't have perfectly centered, but the rear camera plus having flash makes for better photos. I never use the front camera unless I Skype. And come to think of it I really never Skype on my phone anyhow

    Rev.
    These are great suggestions, however, I still don't understand how we went to a obvious downgrade on the rear facing camera from the Galaxy S3.
    07-11-2014 01:50 PM
  13. Rev2010's Avatar
    These are great suggestions, however, I still don't understand how we went to a obvious downgrade on the rear facing camera from the Galaxy S3.
    You mean front facing no? Because the rear camera is definitely far superior to the S3 without a doubt. I had the S3 for two years btw. Jon Jackson's front facing photo above looks pretty damn good to me. I think the biggest problem is the wide angle lens for the front camera distorting faces heavily when not perfectly centered.


    Rev.
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    07-13-2014 10:16 AM
  14. PainFX's Avatar
    Not a great comparison, but the Galaxy S3 is the first pic and the S5 is the 2nd...for this to be a "Better" phone, or an "upgrade" this camera STINKS! The photos are grey and pixelated. Definitely missing depth and Contrast!

    http://<a href="http://i68.photobuck...6cc0cc.jpg</a>

    http://<a href="http://i68.photobuck...400bbb.jpg</a>
    You can set the picture quality by using the options. You can make it darker, light, etc in the option menu. There are many option in the camera, you just gotta play with it. You can also youtube s5 camera and they have tutorials if you need it.
    07-13-2014 11:12 AM

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