How to Enable Unlimited 4K Recording on Galaxy Note 5


Samsung Galaxy Note 5 comes in with a 16 MP rear facing camera with f/1.9 with f/1.9 aperture and optical image stabilization see for the full specifications here. With this camera, the Note 5 is reliable to get recording UHD or 4K resolution videos using optical stabilization, offering you good stable videos with greatest clearness.

The 4K resolution videos has now become pretty well standard for television and large display screen entertainment, to remember the actual 4K displays on the smartphones have been completely arriving our method for a really long time right now.

enable unlimited 4K recording on Galaxy Note 5

Sad to say that the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is only able to record 4K videos  for 5 minutes by default. But to the recovery there’s mod which often can be installed on your rooted Note 5 to enable unlimited recording in 4K resolution. Xda Developer member kevinrocksman provides tinkered with the Camera application for the device and it has successfully managed  in order to enable unlimited 4K recording on Galaxy Note 5.

Step by Step to Enable Unlimited 4K Recording on Galaxy Note 5

  • Get  the zip by donwnloading from the link given below and extract the apk ‘SamsungCamera4.apk’.
  • Download SamsungCamera4.apk HERE
  • Download Es file explorer or any other file explorer with root privileges and browse to system/apps/SamsungCamera4/
  • Create a backup of everything in this particular folder then simply remove everything in the folder.
  • Copy the SamsungCamera4.apk that you downloaded to system/apps/SamsungCamera4/
  • (In V2) Copy the media_profiles.xml to /system/etc and overwrite.
  • Set permissions to rw-r-r on the file.
  • Reboot your phone.

When restarted confirm if your camera works, after up try to find KRM in the Camera icon to the top of the record button. In case you can see KRM then you’ve installed the mod successfully.

Enjoy unlimited video recording in 4K on your Galaxy Note 5 and save your lovely moments with the best resolution.

Note: This isn’t a flash-able ZIP, so don’t flash it through Recovery. You may also need root access to install this mod.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4K Recording Test

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