Nokia N8 camera gets an update

By on August 23, 2011
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Nokia N8 beta camera update adds continuous Auto-focus and much smoother videos.

There is a some very good news for all Nokia N8 owners! Nokia blog announced that a brand new camera update for the N8 has been released at Nokia Beta Labs. This new update enhances the already brilliant camera in Nokia N8 to enable continuous Auto-Focus. Moreover the video frame rate has been increased to 30 fps, resulting in a much smoother video. This update has been especially made for Symbian Anna update to improve the interface too.

Further changes in Camera app that were implemented on community requests are:

- Ability to record video at closer distances
- Smoother video of moving subjects or when panning
- Faster access to scene modes, especially close-up mode
- Exposure control in video
- Viewfinder grid not effected by scene modes, camera exit/reopening
- Smoother zoom
- Settings accessed through one control point
- Red-eye reduction performance improvements

The new beta update can be grabbed @ Nokia beta labs


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