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Discussion in 'Motorola Droid 3' started by Nillus, Nov 12, 2011.

  1. Nillus

    Nillus New Member

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    Hey everyone. Um, My Droid 3 , am I the only one who whenever I go to take a picture, it can take up to 30 seconds to snap? Sometimes it will be relativley fast, but other times it takes forever. And it also lags like this sometimes when I go to open up a app. Is there a reason for this? I sometimes wish it was simple and easy like the iPhone.
     
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    My wife's has said the same thing about her Droid 3. I have been trying to find the reason for this for a few days now. She has tried different 3 party apps to see if that changes the results but nothing yet. The camera is a big thing to her too so I would like to find solution to this as well.

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    Ya this is a huge problem accross the board with the droid3, I believe there are developers working on solutions if you are into rooting/flashing the phone but nothing to stable yet (to my knowledge)

    Otherwise there is an App called "fast burst camera" I like it alot, its very speedy, it does cut down on the quality of the picture, but if that's not a big deal its a great alternative to the stock camera

    Hope that helps -there are several threads about this topic in the droid 3 ROMS section

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    Thanks! I'll check it out!
     
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    Prior to rooting my phone and adding some hacks, I had great success with Camera FX and Power Zoom 5X. Try them both as I found they take very different pictures - particularly in terms of brightness/light. But I found both of them much faster than the native camera app. YMMV!
     
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    Just installed Fast burst on my wife's phone and OMG that thing works nice. Thanks for the suggestion.

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    Yeah! It works great! I'll try the other suggestions too! Thanks!
     
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    Another thing to try is to turn off widescreen in the settings. In other words, change from 6 MP wide screen to 8 MP. See if it responds better.

    That said, I always use Camera Zoom FX or HDR Camera+ and both apps work great.
     
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    Great find on the Fast Burst Camera!! I absolutely love it. I think this will allow me to get a decent photo of my Italian Greyhound!! She is never still. :)
     
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    what i have found that works it befor you take the picture is touching the place for the camera to focus on and then snap the pic and works fine for me
     
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    Fast burst decreases quality
     
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