Smartphone camera turning on by itself

  leoaubrie 09:09 05 Apr 2018

hello I have noticed recently my smartphone camera turning on by itself. Its permissions are only to the camera. However all of the sudden the other day I find 21 photos of black screen I never took. Before you say I accidently pressed the button not gonna happen. I took the previously locked phone into hands it was on table. And I saw camera turned on when I took it it turned off as if nothing happened

  Govan1x 14:36 05 Apr 2018

Not a 2nd hand phone is it. I know some users can use find my phone and some can turn cameras etc on.

If bought from new. Ignore my theory.

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  Menzie 00:48 06 Apr 2018

It is possible that the phone has features which triggers the camera. For instance my Motorola if I do a twist motion activates the camera. If I do a chop motion it activates the flashlight.

When I first got it and would walk around with it in my hand the flashlight would come on as the phone assumed I was trying to do a chopping motion.

What phone do you have?

  techblogger911 15:27 06 Apr 2018

check your phone settings it might been set to one tap feature

  leoaubrie 08:27 13 Apr 2018

Hey thanx for the answers everyone. Well the thing is about the settings I dont use any of the motion sensors so I turned everything off, thats why its weird, I have Android Nokia 5. Bought new.(Isued to like the brand but they messed it up with this one, small things not big)

  leoaubrie 08:29 13 Apr 2018

  • I used to like the brand (Idont know what happened with that text)

  leoaubrie 08:29 13 Apr 2018


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