July 16, 2024

Samsung launched radical picture processing modifications with the brand new Galaxy S24 and Galaxy S24 Extremely (evaluation), and amongst the plain outcomes are much less sharpening and extra natural-looking photographs and movies. Nevertheless, some customers additionally confronted inconsistent pictures, particularly when utilizing the completely different digicam modes. The South Koreans introduced that they are addressing these points within the first Galaxy S24 software program replace.

Higher zoom and night time digicam pictures on the Samsung Galaxy S24

In a press launch, Samsung mentioned it’s bettering the cameras on the Galaxy S24 (evaluation) through a brand new replace. Whereas the corporate vaguely described what these modifications carry, it talked about customers ought to discover higher zoom capabilities and optimized portrait and night time pictures.

As well as, the replace will embody enhancements in video recording as nicely. Sadly, it’s not obvious what issues are being addressed on this replace, however there have been just a few stories of extreme lens flare. We’ll seemingly hear extra particulars about this within the coming days because the roll-out has but to start.

Primarily based on dependable leaker Ice Universe, this replace ought to significantly improve the Galaxy S24 Extremely’s nonetheless zoom pictures. For instance, photographs taken with the periscope and zoom modes from the digicam telephone ought to output higher dynamic vary management and general picture high quality in contrast with the sooner firmware the gadget boots on.

Samsung's Vividness slider added on the Galaxy S24
Samsung provides a brand new Vividness slider on the Galaxy S24’s superior show settings. / © Samsung

Extra vibrant AMOLED display screen possibility for the Samsung Galaxy S24

Past the digicam fixes and enhancements, the software program replace additionally provides a brand new “Vividness” slider on the superior show settings of those three Galaxy S24 fashions. This new possibility ought to enhance the AMOLED’s display screen colour, lastly addressing one of many gripes that customers highlighted with the Galaxy S24’s show being too bland even when vivid mode was enabled.

Other than the given February timetable, there isn’t a actual timeline as to when precisely the software program replace primarily based on Android 14 will hit the Galaxy S24. This uncertainty additionally extends to which explicit regional variant will obtain the replace. Nevertheless, you’ll be able to manually examine your Galaxy S24 by going to the gadget’s settings and software program replace part.

Have you ever acquired the primary Galaxy S24 software program replace? What are the notable modifications you seen? Do share your findings with us within the feedback.