How to fix Galaxy Note 10 camera issues

Galaxy Note 10 is the latest Samsung’s flagship smartphone with impressive camera abilities. Most of the customers are buying Note 10 due to great camera features. We know that is frustrating if the camera of Galaxy Note 10 is not able to provide you the desired outcome when taking photos or videos. If you think your camera is blurry or out of focus, it means that your smartphone is facing a bug. In this tutorial, we will tell you how to fix Galaxy Note 10 camera issues. We suggest you follow the proper troubleshooting actions below.

See also: How to improve Note 10 performance

Galaxy Note 10 camera issues

 Galaxy Note 10 camera issues

Galaxy Note 10 camera issues


Solution 1: Understanding your phones camera’s abilities and limitations

The camera of Galaxy Note 10 is extraordinary and pretty smart but still needs the correct input from the user to produce the required outcome. Most of the things related to taking the great photos are controlled automatically on Note 10. To take great photos, make sure the following things:

  1. Ensure the minimum movement while taking pictures.
  2. You need to find the best angle for the shooting
  3. A good lighting source and its angle are essential for good pictures.
  4. Use the focus for the subject.

Solution 2: Force quit camera app

It could be a possibility that your camera app has a bug problem. Most of the time, such bugs go away if you restart the camera app. To force close the camera app, follow the steps below:

  1. Open app settings.
  2. Click on Apps.
  3. Touch More Settings icon
  4. Open Show System apps
  5. Find the camera app and open the app
  6. Click on Force Stop.

Solution 3: Restart your phone

You can get rid of all kinds of bugs just by restarting your phone. So, this is something you should definitely try. Turn your phone off and turn it back on. Launch the camera app and see if it works.

Solution 4: Updating the camera app

Make sure to keep your camera app up to date. To check if the camera app has pending updates on your Note 10:

  1. Open camera app
  2. Find the settings icon at the upper left and tap on it
  3. Scroll down and select About camera
  4. Tap Update
  5. If there is no update option, that means the app does not need an additional update.

Solution 5: Booting your smartphone into safe mode

When the phone is in the safe mode, all third-party apps are disabled. It helps to understand that whether apps are triggering the camera app failure. To boot your device into safe mode follow these steps:

  1. Restart your device by pressing and holding the Power key
  2. Wait for the Samsung logo to appear and immediately release the Power key
  3. After that, press and hold the Volume key after releasing the Power key
  4. On the completion, release the Volume key and select the Safe mode icon at the bottom left on the screen.

Now check the camera by opening the camera app, and if it works properly, then the third-party apps are causing failure for the camera app. Find that app and uninstall it. It is usually one of the apps that you recently installed. You can always go for a factory reset that will delete everything and give your phone a fresh start.

Solution 6: Backup and reset to default factory settings

It is essential to back up your data first. It is because the factory reset deletes everything and restores your phone and its settings to factory defaults. To back up your smartphone:

  1. Go to apps tray and select ‘Settings.’
  2. Scroll down and select ‘Backup and reset’.
  3. Select ‘Back up my data’.
  4. Enable automatic restoration.

After taking backup on your device, you can reset your device.

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Scroll down to ‘Back up and reset’
  3. Tap on ‘Factory data reset’
  4. Tap on ‘Reset device’
  5. If asked for a password, enter the password.
  6. Then tap on Erase everything.

You’ll have to set up your phone as a new device. To do so, just follow a simple on-screen guide.