Galaxy S8 camera timer gives you a few seconds delay in taking photos after you tap the shutter button or the floating camera button.
You can also take 3 photos automatically, instead of 1, in a row when camera timer reaches 0.
This Galaxy S8 camera guide shows you how to enable, set up and use Galaxy S8 camera timer in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
What is Galaxy S8 camera timer in Galaxy S8 and S8+?
Galaxy S8 camera timer, aka, camera delay timer, functions just like self timer in normal cameras.
It allows you to take photos automatically with Galaxy S8 or S8+ a few seconds (you set it) after you press the shutter button or the floating camera button.
Within these a few seconds, you can prepare yourself for the photo.
You may want to use Galaxy S8 camera timer:
- when you want to include yourself in a group photo, but your arm is not long enough to cover all heads.
- when you want to take a selfie without revealing that it is taken by yourself.
Please note, when Galaxy S8 camera timer is activated, you cannot use the burst mode in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
In addition, a few Galaxy S8 camera modes do not work with Galaxy S8 camera timer (read on)
How to enable and set Galaxy S8 camera timer in Galaxy S8 and S8+?
In previous generations of Galaxy phones, camera timer usually can be accessed as a quick settings icon in the camera preview screen.
But this changed in Galaxy S8 and S8+.
Galaxy S8 camera timer can only be enabled/disabled in camera settings.
To enable and set Galaxy S8 camera timer in Galaxy S8 and S8+, you may follow these steps.
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