Camera ICS+ Gives Your Non-ICS Device the Stock Android 4.0 Camera and More

I am sure by now many of you have seen the newest Android camera that comes stock on all devices running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Some of you may even be a bit jealous that the camera on your device running Gingerbread, Honeycomb or Froyo can’t do all the neat added features that come equipped with the stock ICS camera app. What if I told you that yes, you could have the newest Android camera interface and features plus a whole slew of other features on your pre ICS device? Enter the Camera ICS+ app. An almost exact duplicate of the stock ICS camera, Camera ICS+ will give you all the ICS camera features and more.

First off, to begin, there is both a free and paid version of the app but for $0.99 you can snap pictures all day long without having an annoying ad plastered in your viewfinder. The major difference between this app and the stock ICS app is added filters and the ability to utilize the volume buttons as either a zoom feature, auto focus, shutter, or a combination of auto focus and shutter (the latter is one feature I really wish Google would have added in the first place, it’s really handy). Some  of the other features include:

  • Color effects (mono,sepia,negative,…)
  • Silent mode (no shutter sound)
  • Picture quality setting (low/medium/high/ultra)
  • Video bitrate selection (normal/2x)
  • Video stabilization on/off (only 4.0)
  • 720p face effects (only 4.0)
  • Panorama mode and time-lapse video on Honeycomb tablets

Before the most recent update to this app it was only compatible with newer versions of Android, it now works with damn near everything and even supports Honeycomb tablets. To check it out for yourself hit up one of the links below and be sure to let us know in the comments what you think.

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  • Malcolm Wilson

    I like. Nexus One.