5,597,449 Members 30,753 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

Can't find where to turn on Image Stabilization for video camera?

Tip us?
 
Neo3D
Old
#1  
Neo3D's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 219
Posts: 1,651
Join Date: Jan 2008
Question Can't find where to turn on Image Stabilization for video camera?

Does anyone remember where the image stabilization setting is for the stock video camera?
 
AdamUpNorth
Old
#2  
AdamUpNorth's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 92
Posts: 388
Join Date: Apr 2010
I don't think you can set the image stabilization settings in the stock app. For that reason I've switched to ICS Camera+ which looks exactly the same but allows you to turn on/off stabilization for both the video and photo.
Nexus 5 | Stock 4.4.2 | Unlocked/Rooted | Rogers Network
Nexus 7 (2012) | CyanogenMod 10.2| Unlocked/Rooted
Previous Phones: Xperia X10, Xperia Arc, Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 4
My Stickies: Nexus 4 Case Impressions (9 Cases) Updated June 7th, 2013
 
case0
Old
#3  
case0's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 129
Posts: 720
Join Date: Feb 2010
I'm pretty sure it doesn't have image stabilisation.
 
Rem3Dy
Old
#4  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 264
Posts: 1,952
Join Date: Jun 2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by case0 View Post
I'm pretty sure it doesn't have image stabilisation.
I'm pretty sure you didn't watch the Galaxy Nexus keynote.

Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using xda premium
The Following User Says Thank You to Rem3Dy For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
itch808
Old
#5  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 18
Posts: 362
Join Date: Apr 2010
What would be the advantage to turning it off?
 
AdamUpNorth
Old
#6  
AdamUpNorth's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 92
Posts: 388
Join Date: Apr 2010
On the GN the stabilization tends to give the video a more blurred look. So your video is "less shaky" but blurry. I'm much happier with the video when stabilization is off. The video is much cleaner.
Nexus 5 | Stock 4.4.2 | Unlocked/Rooted | Rogers Network
Nexus 7 (2012) | CyanogenMod 10.2| Unlocked/Rooted
Previous Phones: Xperia X10, Xperia Arc, Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 4
My Stickies: Nexus 4 Case Impressions (9 Cases) Updated June 7th, 2013
 
Neo3D
Old
#7  
Neo3D's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 219
Posts: 1,651
Join Date: Jan 2008
I can't even tell if it's on or off. It still seems pretty shaky if it's on by default.

It would be cool if we could change the levels of image stabilization.
 
developerpro
Old
#8  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 1
Posts: 8
Join Date: Feb 2014
Post solution

there r many apps in playstore or u can try s4 camera patches.. however s4 has both software and hw stabilisation the cam on my nexus4 became much more stable than earlier... try them...

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes