Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Last Update Date : May 10. 2018

Camera

Don't fuss trying to open the camera app and never miss a beat. Accessing your camera and sharing the perfect moment has been made easier on your Galaxy J3 Prime.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Opening the Camera App from Apps

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps.
2 Touch Camera.
3 Enjoy the app!

Opening the Camera App Using Quick Launch

1 Double press the Home key to launch the Camera app.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Note: Make sure Quick Launch is turned on from the Camera settings (this function is activated by default).

2 Enjoy the app!

Opening the Camera App Using App Shortcut on Lock Screen

1 From the Lock screen, swipe Camera in any direction.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Note: App shortcuts can be changed in the Lock screen and security settings. The default app shortcuts are Phone and Camera.

2 Enjoy the app!

Camera Settings

1 Double press the Home key to launch the Camera app.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
2 Touch the Settings icon.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
3 Adjust the following to the desired settings:
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

• You can customize the pictures and videos by changing the picture and video size.

• Customize the way you take pictures by setting a timer, grid lines, and location tags.

Camera etiquette

• Do not take photos or record videos of other people without their permission.

 

• Do not take photos or record videos where legally prohibited.

 

• Do not take photos or record videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy.

Take a Photo

1 Double press the Home key to launch the Camera app.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
2 To take a photo, touch Capture.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Take a Selfie

1 Double press the Home key to launch the Camera app.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
2 To switch to the front camera, touch Switch Camera.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
3 To take a selfie, touch Capture.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Record a Video

1 Double press the Home key to launch the Camera app.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
2 To start recording a video, touch Record.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
3 To capture still photos while recording a video, touch Capture.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
4 To temporarily stop the recording, touch Pause.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
5 To stop and save the recording, touch Stop.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Share Photos or Videos

Note: Share your photos with your friends and family using different sharing options.

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps.
2 Touch Settings.
3 Touch the photo or video that you want to share.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
4 Touch Share.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?
5 Choose from the available sharing options.
Galaxy J3 Prime - How do I use the Camera on my Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327W)?

Note: Sharing options vary based on downloaded apps and enabled features.

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