Camera Assistant gets updated: more controls and coming to recent Samsung tops

Camera Assistant receives more functions, e Samsung also release the smartphone list on which it will arrive, including of course the brand new series Galaxy S23 (here is our review of Galaxy S23 Ultrain case you missed it).

In the fall of 2022, the Korean house had released the form Good Lock to access some settings advanced for the camera, but was only available for the series Galaxy S22 con One UI 5.0 and Android 13 installed.

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The app, which allows you to manage some advanced parameters come Automatic HDRadjustment of borders e frame, switching of the lens and much more, he had received shortly after a update and Samsung had listened to user requests, assuring that it would also come to other Galaxy.

On Friday, not only the communication of a new update, which brings other features to the powerful app, but also the smartphone list they will receive it.

Camera Assistant: what’s new

As we have seen, Camera Assistant lets set some parameters dell’app Galaxy Camerabut the Seoul giant is always ready to listen to the requests of its users and now some adjustments have been added, such as granular controls on sharpness of the image, on the acquisition speed It is on timer.


The first novelty concerns the sharpness. Camera Assistant will in fact have aintermediate option to adjust it:

  • Off
  • Medium (50%)
  • High (100%)

Fonte: Samsung

Instant shot

When take a photo, there is some delay, ranging from a few tens to hundreds of ms, between touch of your finger on the shutter button and the release. Now you can delete this delay by shooting immediately on touch with a new setting, which also allows you to capture a series of burst imagesa GIF o one video by holding down or sliding the shutter button on the screen.

Fonte: Samsung

This reads verbatim:

Shoot the moment you tap, not the moment your finger falls off the shutter button.

If you press or hold the shoot button, it takes a photo first, then takes a GIF, continuous high-speed photo, or video.

Shooting speed

Many people had complained about slow shutter or shutter lag on Galaxy smartphones. Now you can improve it by prioritizing speed or quality with three settings:

  • Speed ​​priority
  • Fast shooting while maintaining qualityrecommended
  • Quality priority

Also you can disable the option Auto HDR to further improve the shutter lag, useful for example in backlighting.

Fonte: Samsung

Timer multi-photo options

Samsung also adds more options for the timer functionwith options to take a picture every second, 1.5 seconds, 2 seconds, 2.5 seconds and 3 seconds.

Fonte: Samsung

Blank the screen while recording

If they register video for a long time, the phone may get hot due to the high brightness screen and processing.

You can fight this situation and simultaneously increase autonomy choosing to dim the screen with a new one setting when recording videos longer than 1 minute (or 10 minutes).

Fonte: Samsung

Camera Assistant will arrive on these Galaxy

As we mentioned at the beginning, Samsung also announced that the app Camera Assistant it will come to many more high-end Galaxy smartphones. here is thefull castalthough no information has yet been released on timing.

  • Galaxy Note 20
  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  • Galaxy S20
  • Galaxy S20+
  • Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Galaxy S21
  • Galaxy S21+
  • Galaxy S21 Ultra
  • Galaxy S22
  • Galaxy S22+
  • Galaxy S22 Ultra
  • Galaxy S23
  • Galaxy S23+
  • Galaxy S23 Ultra
  • Galaxy Z Flip 3
  • Galaxy Z Flip 4
  • Galaxy Z Fold 2
  • Galaxy Z Fold 3
  • Galaxy Z Fold 4

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