Tag Archive: Color


Here’s why OnePlus is temporarily disabling the color filter lens in India

The OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera is disabled out of the box in India, but it will be usable via a future OTA update.

What you need to know The OnePlus 8 Pro is launching with the color filter camera disabled out of the box in India. The move comes after it was found that the 5MP lens can see through thin layers of plastic and clothing. OnePlus is working on an OTA to fix the  [Read More…]

A ‘cursed’ wallpaper could crash your phone with its color profile

An improperly coded image can somehow crash the Android System UI.

WARNING!!!Never set this picture as wallpaper, especially for Samsung mobile phone users!It will cause your phone to crash!Don’t try it!If someone sends you this picture, please ignore it. pic.twitter.com/rVbozJdhkL

— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) May 31, 2020

What you need to know There’s a photo of a sunset making the rounds because when set as a wallpaper, it will brick some Android phones. The image has an  [Read More…]

OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera will soon be temporarily disabled

The company will tweak how the sensor works before re-enabling it.

What you need to know OnePlus will disable the OnePlus 8 Pro’s color filter camera with an upcoming update. It was recently discovered that the color filter camera is capable of seeing through plastic and certain types of cloth. OnePlus says the camera will be re-enabled in the future after it fixes the “x-ray” problem.

Earlier this month, a few OnePlus 8 Pro users on Reddit  [Read More…]

What is a color filter camera and how does it work on the OnePlus 8 Pro?

If you want your pictures to have that Instagram filter look, then you’ll love the color filter lens on the OnePlus 8 Pro.

A lot of people like to add a photo filter effect to some of the pictures they take with their phones. Whether you want a softened look or a sepia wash, there is a multitude of apps that will add the effect, and chances are your camera and gallery app will do it, too.

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The Nix Mini Color Sensor is 15% off today

When it comes to creating truly great designs, few things are more important than choosing the right color, regardless of whether you’re trying to paint your entire home or simply want to create an engaging webpage.

The Nix Mini Color Sensor V2 allows you to instantly match any surface to an existing color in a massive library, and it’s currently 15% off at just $ 84.

This pocket-sized sensor makes it easier than ever to find and match the perfect  [Read More…]

What color Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) should you buy?

The Amazon Echo (3rd Gen) is the latest in the line of the original Echo smart speakers. What started out as a dull, black plastic tube has evolved into a rather attractive cylinder with soft fabric sides now available in several colors. Which should you pick up? We have our favorites, but let’s see if they match yours!

Oh that blue! Echo (3rd Gen) Twilight Blue

Staff pick

The Twilight Blue color is really pretty and  [Read More…]

What color Samsung Galaxy Fit should you buy?

If the Samsung Galaxy Fit caught your eye with its automatic activity and sleep tracking, heart-rate monitoring, notifications, and 5 ATM water resistance, you’re certainly not the only one. Once you’ve decided that this is the fitness tracker for you, you’re probably wondering about the color options. Whether you pick the Galaxy Fit or the Galaxy Fit e, there are a few colors to choose from.

Instant classic Galaxy Fit (black)

The Galaxy Fit is a powerful  [Read More…]

What color Nest Mini should you buy?

As the smart speaker formerly known as the Google Home Mini, the Nest Mini appears to be largely unchanged from its popular form factor. Oh sure, Nest updated the internals to add better on-device machine learning and improved Google Assistant capabilities, and the speaker is better with more 40% bass, but let’s face it… these are going to be placed around your house. Don’t you want them to look great too? We’ll tell you what our favorite colors are. Will  [Read More…]

Your Pixelbook Go color choice might be made for you

Pixelbook Go Black

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From $ 649 at Amazon

Pros Easy to find Goes with everything Subtle and sophisticated Cons Boring as sin Shows dust and scratches instantly

No matter what capacity you want, the Pixelbook Go comes in Black. In fact, it’s the only color Pixelbook Go you’ll be able to get at launch, since the Not Pink is “coming soon”.

Pixelbook Go Not Pink

Coming soon

From $ 849  [Read More…]

What Pixel 4 color do you like the best?

Chatting it up with the AC forums.

Google’s always done a good job with its color options for its Pixel phones, and with the Pixel 4, that’s no different. We have the glossy Just Black, panda-esque Clearly White, and the limited edition Oh So Orange.

We’ve already written a guide helping you choose the right color, but today, we wanted to take a look at the AC forums to see what our members think of them.

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