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Default Terrible low-light autofocus in camcorder mode

My Nexus 5 is horrendous at focusing in camcorder mode in low light situations. I am often recording my kids at home at night, and I can never get it to focus. It is extremely frurstrating.

I didn't record this video, but I found it and it shows exactly what I am experiencing.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82OwBJRCI0c

Can anything be done about this? It's making me hate this phone.
 
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My Nexus 5 is horrendous at focusing in camcorder mode in low light situations. I am often recording my kids at home at night, and I can never get it to focus. It is extremely frurstrating.

I didn't record this video, but I found it and it shows exactly what I am experiencing.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82OwBJRCI0c

Can anything be done about this? It's making me hate this phone.
Overall the video in low light is horrible. For some reason the blacks become a really light gray and all the colors just go way off. Good thing I never take videos.
 
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Autofocus in low-light conditions is horrible in all Nexus 5s...
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