Release Note November 15, 2018


  • Release Version


  • Release Date

    November 15, 2018

  • Release Contents
    Release Contents
    SDK Libraries Provides the Camera SDK libraries.
    Sample Provides sample applications.
    Documents API References For more information about Camera APIs, see API Reference
    Programming Guides Programming guide includes Overview, Hello Package Application, Main Class, and Main Features.

Known Issues

  • Some features may not operate properly on some Samsung devices.
    Known issues will be fixed on the next OS update.

    • Constrained high speed capture session might not work.
    • Certain scene modes might not work.
    • Changing an AF mode might not have an immediate effect.

Change History

    • This version has been released with Android P compatibility, new AR Emoji effect and API deprecation.

      • Hardware control and Image feature has been deprecated.
      • SCameraDepthOfFieldProcessor has been deprecated.
      • SCameraGifProcessor has been deprecated.
      • SCameraHazeRemoveProcessor has been deprecated.
      • SCameraPanoramaProcessor has been deprecated.
    • Known issues list has been updated.

    • This version has been released with Android O compatibility and new FaceAR effect.

    • This version has been released with ‘Light Packaging’ feature and enhanced stability.

      • Updated the graphics buffer processing routine.
      • Added the ‘Light Packaging’ feature to reduce APK footprint.
    • This version has been released with Android N compatibility.

    • Samsung Camera SDK 1.2.0 has been released with new processors.

      • Added the SCameraHazeRemoveProcessor class.
      • Added the SCameraGifProcessor class.
    • Samsung Camera SDK 1.1.1 has been released with enhanced stability.

    • This version has been released with Android M compatibility, updated Camera 2.0 APIs and enhanced stability.

      • Removed text relocations from shared libraries to comply with the changes of the Android runtime policy.
      • Updated the Android M Camera 2.0 API in tandem with the SDK changes.
      • Added a close() method to the SCameraProcessor to explicitly define the life cycle.
      • Known issues in SDK 1.0.0 had been fixed with the Galaxy device software update.
    • Samsung Camera SDK 1.0.0 has been released.


  • Hardware feature control

  • Capture processor

  • Realtime filters

  • Image