How to Improve the Camera Performance on the Samsung Galaxy Note IV?

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is one of the absolute top Android smartphones that you can pick today. The device is already an absolute beast and there are very few things you can find a flaw with. From a terrific screen to up to date internals, flying performance and for once hardware that feels premium. However, more you use the phone, more you come up with things that you feel can be improvised or worked upon. The Samsung Galaxy Note IV is no different.It is pretty well documented that most of the high-end devices today struggle with heating issues, and as a result of the same, can disable.

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It is pretty well documented that most of the high-end devices today struggle with heating issues, and as a result of the same, can disable camera flash and limited 4K recording time. Add in that you cannot use a camera when you are on the phone call and you wish some of these things can be changed.

Thankfully, due to the community support, the camera on the Galaxy Note IV is not a burning issue and a lot of stuff on it can be improved thanks to a simple flash-able zip. This zip can be flashed with standard recovery and brings the following enhancements, according to the developer:

Turned JPEG quality up to 100% from 96% (Verified)
Changed DUAL FHD max record time from 5 minutes to 10 minutes
Changed DUAL HD max record time from 10 minutes to 30 minutes
Changed UHD max record time from 5 minutes to 30 minutes
Changed SMOOTH MOTION max record time from 10 minutes to 30 minutes
Changed SMOOTH MOTION from 28mbit to 40mbit
Changed UHD from 24mbit to 65mbit
Changed FHD from 20mbit to 40mbit
Themed the camera with transparency set at 30% to make buttons less obvious (v4t).
Themed the camera with a greenish tint and all new icons
Set UHD/WQHD to max record limit of 20 minutes
Added the smooth motion default mod
Added the mod from Jovy32:
Disabled Camera/Camcorder “Low Battery”, “Can’t Use Flash”, And “Unable To Start While In A Call” Alerts So Now You Can Use Flash/Camera/Camcorder Even When Your Phone’s Battery Is Running Low Or During A Phone Call.
Removed 05:00 time from UHD and WQHD recording, will only show up when almost out of space
Created a EXYNOS version
Added capability to record during calls(Thanks to dwitherell)
No audio interruption if listening to music(Thanks to dwitherell)

You can download the flashable zip from here. You should also visit the XDA thread for the mod and drop a word of thanks to the developer for his contribution.

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