Front Facing Camera on the Samsung Galaxy Tab

[Android] Apr 28, 2011

The Samsung GALAXY Tab has two cameras. a 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera (in the upper right-hand corner of the front) and 3.2 Megapixel rear-facing camera (shown here on the white back side).

image of GALAXY Tab

The GALAXY Tab runs Android 2.2, which has a default setting one camera. In order to use the front-facing camera as well, it is necessary to change the camera-id parameter from its default value of 1 to a value of 2. The following segment of code demonstrates how to change the camera-id parameter:
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