Take a Picture or Video
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Take a Picture or Video

Take and edit a picture or video, use the front and rear camera, and switch between camera and video modes.


Prenote info

For technical details about your camera, visit the Specifications tutorial.
  1. ACCESS CAMERA: From the home screen, select the Camera app.

    Note: Upon first access, a View camera modes overlay will appear. Select OK to continue. The Location tags prompt will also appear. Select TURN ON or CANCEL to continue. This device has a 13MP rear-facing camera and a 8MP front-facing camera. The video recorder is 4K at 30fps.

    Step 1

  2. SWITCH BETWEEN CAMERAS: Select the Switch camera icon.

    Note: Swiping up or down will also flip the camera. Access additional features like Selfie Focus and Wide Selfie when using the rear-facing camera.

    Step 2

  3. CHANGE CAMERA MODE: Swipe left or right to access the desired camera modes.

    Step 3

  4. FOCUS THE CAMERA: Touch the desired area of the photo you wish to focus on. A circle will appear when the area is selected.

    Step 4

  5. ZOOM IN/OUT: Move two fingers apart towards the edge of the screen to zoom in. Move two fingers inward towards the middle of the screen to zoom out.

    Step 5

  6. TAKE A PHOTO: Select the Capture icon.

    Step 6

  7. RECORD A VIDEO: Swipe left to Video mode then select the Record icon.

    Step 7

  8. PAUSE/RESUME/STOP A RECORDING: To pause a recording, select the Pause icon. To resume recording, select the Record icon. To stop recording, select the Stop icon.

    Note: Videos are automatically saved when recording ends.

    Step 8

  9. CAPTURE AN IMAGE WHILE RECORDING: Select the Capture icon.

    Step 9

  10. ACCESS VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Select the Gallery icon.

    Step 10

  11. EDIT/SHARE A PICTURE OR VIDEO: To share a picture or video, from the desired photo or video select the Share icon and follow the prompts. To edit a picture or video, select the Edit icon then follow the prompts.

    Step 11

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