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By TotesMyGoats, Senior Member on 14th April 2014, 11:03 PM
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For those who aren't very happy with the camera on the Moto G, here is some info I found out earlier today.

16:9 mode is only 3MP
4:3 mode is 5MP

So open up your camera and pull the side settings wheel out and turn off wide screen to take the best pictures possible on these phones and to fully utilize the 5MP that we have.

Of course this won't boost the quality an insane amount, but every bit helps.

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14th April 2014, 11:05 PM |#2  
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Yeah you're right mate.

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15th April 2014, 07:33 PM |#3  
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Yeah, but the quality of taken photos still sucks... I'm verry disappointed of image quality. Previously i'd had galaxy advance and it took 100% better photos with 3x more storage used. And there was also 5MP sensor. But... nobody can have everything.
Only videos made by its camera can bed considered as "not so bad", and only if there is good sunlight when you are going to record something.

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17th April 2014, 12:24 PM |#4  
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Thumbs up TRY HDR
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Originally Posted by pjotrek90

Yeah, but the quality of taken photos still sucks... I'm verry disappointed of image quality. Previously i'd had galaxy advance and it took 100% better photos with 3x more storage used. And there was also 5MP sensor. But... nobody can have everything.
Only videos made by its camera can bed considered as "not so bad", and only if there is good sunlight when you are going to record something.

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Try keeping the HDR mode always on and keeping your hand little steady.
Practice it and you'll be able to take great pics with Moto G's camera.

Also, look into some good Camera apps like :
1. Google Camera (Free) - Touch to Focus, Manual Exposure, HDR , Lens Blur(AWESOME !)
2. Camera Zoom FX (Priced) - A lot more features, including Anti-Banding too !

Happy Moto-Geeing !
17th April 2014, 12:33 PM |#5  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by pjotrek90

Yeah, but the quality of taken photos still sucks... I'm verry disappointed of image quality. Previously i'd had galaxy advance and it took 100% better photos with 3x more storage used. And there was also 5MP sensor. But... nobody can have everything.
Only videos made by its camera can bed considered as "not so bad", and only if there is good sunlight when you are going to record something.

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I am agree, unluckly camera is the only bad point on this phone. Yes, some can help to do better photos but honestly i don't see big differences.
18th April 2014, 04:25 AM |#6  
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Define "bad" I personally don't thin it's bad. It does great for a 5mp

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1st May 2014, 08:22 AM |#7  
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EXcellent.Very nice and works.Thanks.
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