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[Q] Cleaning the camera sensor

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By avink, Member on 25th April 2014, 04:22 AM
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Hi all..

I recently purchased a used Galaxy SIV from someone and once I got home and took a snap with the phone, I noticed a "blurred speck" on all pictures on the same location.

I believe a speck of dust might have somehow gotten onto the lens and was wondering if anyone knows of a manual online on how to clean it.

I've tried using compressed air and wiping the lens with a lens cloth but neither resolved it.

I found a video online for cleaning the lens for the S3 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuqQD3AKnds but cant seem to find something for the S4.

Any suggestions?
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25th April 2014, 04:15 PM |#2  
Make sure the plastic film is not still on it. I know there is a small circle of film the same size as the lens

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link for s4 lens topic--may help?

http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...ra-lens-2.html
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thank you both for responses.
the plastic film has been long removed.

pretty sure its dust under the lens unfortunately
26th April 2014, 02:22 PM |#5  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Red_81

Make sure the plastic film is not still on it. I know there is a small circle of film the same size as the lens

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Dang, I read this and then removed mine! Ha! But there is a hole in the plastic I removed so I guess it really wasn't causing a problem.
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