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Camera timer countdown led flash

(Topic created on: 13-09-2021 11:18 AM)
teeheee
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Hi,
 I was wondering if it would be possible to have the led flash indicate the countdown of the timer as I've noticed it only makes sound during the timer countdown. If this doesn't exist, please add this feature in the next update
Thanks
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AndrewL
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@teeheee: Which phone do you have? For clarity, do you want the LED to flash when a timer has completed, or do you want it to flash with each second that goes by? If its the latter then, typically, the LED indicator is at its most effective when the screen is switched off, acting as a visual notification reminder. I'm not sure how it would factor in to the timer countdown with the screen turned on though, as the countdown itself is all the visual cue that you need. 

teeheee
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Hello,
I meant flash with each second that goes by, it would be great to have that because for example I was to prop my phone up to take a group photo, I'd know when the timer is about to end.
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AndrewL
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@teeheee: I'm so sorry. I must admit that I misread your post, and thought you were referring to the Timer in the Clock app. Can you confirm which phone you have, and the current Android version? 

teeheee
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Hi, no problem, that was my fault as I forgot to mention in the camera app haha, I have fold 2 with latest software fyi
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AndrewL
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@teeheee: Thank you. I have gone ahead and passed this to our Research and Development team, and will let you know their thoughts as and when they get back to me. 

teeheee
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Thank you :smiling-face:
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