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Hey, I have the Nexus 5 and I have few troubles with it lately.

Since I've updated my phone to 4.4.2 I'm having problems with focusing my camera, the phone doesn't recognize the correct focus most of the time and the result is pretty aweful images, (The camera wont focus even when i touch the screen. The focus image goes off but it only changes the brightness).

I'm pretty sure that the problem is not with the firmware because rarely, I load the camera application and it captures great again, but the next time I load it the problem returns.

When Google annouced that the next update (4.4.3) will include camera bug fix, I figured out that I'm not alone with this problem. But even after the update I still have this problem.

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Build Version:
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Android Version:
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Baseband Version:
M8974A-2.0.50.1.13

Kernel Version:
3.4.0-gd59db4e
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I have this problem now as well. I didn't have it on 4.4.2 but now that I upgraded to 4.4.3 I have it. My rear camera is now literally useless. The front facing camera is golden though.

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Anyone else having this problem? I've seen multiple posts on the Google product forum about this, and seems like it has affected many people.

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I have this problem now as well. I didn't have it on 4.4.2 but now that I upgraded to 4.4.3 I have it. My rear camera is now literally useless. The front facing camera is golden though.

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this problem is persistent, someone has found a solution?
 
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this problem is persistent, someone has found a solution?
Negative. I've googled it many times. Haven't found a fix. Searches on xda as well. Seems like nobody here in the nexus 5 community has it. 😔

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Negative. I've googled it many times. Haven't found a fix. Searches on xda as well. Seems like nobody here in the nexus 5 community has it. 😔

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Have y'all tried re-installing the app/clearing app data?
 
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Have y'all tried re-installing the app/clearing app data?
Yup yup. Cleared data..cache and still no go. Deleted and installed jishunas camera as well and no go. Also tried deleting the camera app and just downloading the google camera app as well. Still blurry no matter what. 😞

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Yup yup. Cleared data..cache and still no go. Deleted and installed jishunas camera as well and no go. Also tried deleting the camera app and just downloading the google camera app as well. Still blurry no matter what. ��

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Oh, you had previously used his mod?? I've seen people messing up the camera app whilst uninstalling his mod because of different libs. Not sure if it was a coincidence.

Are you stock+rooted? If so, I would flash the system.img and re-root and see if it fixes it?? (assuming that you've installed the camera app as a system app)
 
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Oh, you had previously used his mod?? I've seen people messing up the camera app whilst uninstalling his mod because of different libs. Not sure if it was a coincidence.

Are you stock+rooted? If so, I would flash the system.img and re-root and see if it fixes it?? (assuming that you've installed the camera app as a system app)
No I never uninstalled HIS mod. I uninstalled the stock camera that came with a rom I flashed

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No I never uninstalled HIS mod. I uninstalled the stock camera that came with a rom I flashed

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Uninstall the mod. Uninstall any camera apk. Dirty flash the custom rom which you're using and then install the google camera from playstore again and see if it works now?

If it's still not working, Factory reset the device and start from scratch. Still having a problem? Might be a hardware issue??

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