How does the Scene Optimizer improve my photos?

Last Update date : Jan 31. 2022

The Scene Optimizer goes a step further to automatically enhance the effect and quality of your images.

Before you try the recommendations below, be sure to check if your device's software and related apps are updated to the latest version. Please check the following steps on how to update your mobile device's software.  

Step 1. Go to Settings > Software update.

Step 2. Tap on Download and install.

Step 3. Follow the on-screen instructions.

Using automatic scene optimization

When the camera recognizes a subject or scene, an icon will appear on the screen and the optimized color will be applied automatically. 

Automatic scene optimization, Scene optimizer icon on

Note: The screenshot above shows the position of the icon using Android version 9.0. If you are using an earlier version then the icon will be in the middle, rather than on the right.

Removing automatic scene optimization

You can switch off this feature by simply tapping the moving icon on the screen. The icon will change to a grey color when Scene Optimizer has been deactivated.

Automatic scene optimization, Scene optimizer icon off

Please note: Accuracy of Scene Optimizer may differ depending on shooting conditions including multiple subjects, being out of focus, or moving subjects. 

Note: Note: 

  • The availability of this feature may differ by device and model.
  • Device screenshots and menus may vary depending on the device model and software version.

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