Taking Quick Shots on my Galaxy Z Flip

Last Update date : Oct 12. 2021

Never miss a perfect photo op with the Galaxy Z Flip even with the phone is folded. You can easily double click the side key to Quick Launch the camera and use the mini preview to view your selfie before capturing. To capture a photo you can either press the Volume down key or use the Palm gesture.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further support click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.

Quick Launching the Camera

To quick launch the camera while your Galaxy Z Flip is folded, quickly double press the Side Key. Once launched you should be able to see yourself in the mini preview.

Double press the side key to quick launch the camera

Capturing photo

There are two easy ways of capturing your selfie, either using the Palm Gesture or holding down the Volume down key.


Using Palm Gesture

Using Palm Gesture to capture selfie

Using the Volume down key

Press the Volume down key to capture photo

Unfolding while using Quick Shot

If you decide that you want to unfold your Galaxy Z Flip and continue capturing photos, simply unfold your phone and capture with the rear wide camera.

Continuing onto full screen

If you require further assistance, please consult the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page or contact our Samsung Care Australia experts on 1300 362 603 (Toll Free in Australia). You can also contact our Chat Support team or reach us through Samsung Members Community.

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