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iPhone 14 Pro: users report camera failure using apps like Instagram

Failure in the camera of the iPhone 14 Pro Max affects the operation of the Instagram, Snapchat and TikTok applications. (REUTERS/Thomas Peter)

The new iPhone 14 pro and ProMax are now available in the official stores of Apple, which is why users are posting their experiences, though not all are positive.

According to some videos on social networks, the iPhone 14 ProMax that they acquired present a fault in the cameras when using third-party applications such as TikTok.


These indicated that the image displayed on the screen was extremely shaky and videos could be seen in which the device It made a kind of buzzing sound.

“This seems to be a problem of software, but it’s still a scary bug. Here is a video of what the camera movement is like on TikTok, ”said the user of Chance Miller in his account of Twitter.

iPhone 14 Pro Max – Chance Miller Video Shows Device Camera Error On Tiktok

TikTok users on an iPhone 14 Pro Max weren’t the only ones affected by the camera bug, but also those on other social networks like Instagram Y Snapchat.

On Reddit it was reported that the cameras of Apple smartphones had these difficulties, but they specified that it only happened when they used the aforementioned social network applications.

“I have noticed my camera shaking uncontrollably whenever I open Snapchat or use my camera for Instagram. I have no problem when I use the regular application, ”said a user on this website.


A content creatornamed Luke Miani, could also notice that the sound generated in the device was due to the accelerated movement of some components of the camera from his iPhone and posted the video to his account. Twitter to express his concern about what was happening to his telephone.

iPhone 14 Pro Max – Video From Content Creator Luke Milani About Device Camera Error

According to the 9to5mac website, it is highly likely that this problem in smartphones of Manzana is happening because the Applications of the social networks that have been affected “were not prepared for the changes in the chamber of the iPhone 14”.

In addition, they indicated that to solve this problem it will be necessary for apps to release patches for users.

News of the iPhone 14

Beyond models camera malfunction ProMax of the iPhone 14 when using certain applications, the new smartphones of Manzana have incorporated new features that users can already try, although some of them are only available for certain devices.

An example of these is the inclusion of the “intelligent clipping” in the Photographswhich will allow users to separate an object from the background with a long press on the photo in the screen. The cutout can be pasted on other Applications.

Cropping images in iOS 16 (Apple)
Cropping images in iOS 16 (Apple)

A functionality that will not be available in all iPhonebecause it can only be used in those devices that have the chip A12 Bionic or higher, it is the improvement of the seeker spot light of the smartphones made by Apple, so the models will be compatible with this feature. X, XS, XS Max and XR onwards.

This improvement will allow users to browse not only messages, notes or files when searching within their iPhonebut you can also find images in which the word or phrase you are looking for appears.


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