How can I Change the iPhone Camera Resolution? iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

Last Updated on Aug 19, 2020

Almost iOS users having a question that how to change iPhone camera resolution Settings?  The reasons behind that for each user. To change camera settings for photos or videos for different purposes like the low-resolution picture if you’re low on storage on Phone, or sharing, Printing Photo, Copying or Upload an online form with some size or resolution limitation? Through this article, I give the best tricky option on getting perfect resolution from the iPhone camera for shoot photos or videos.

Nevertheless, try below all possible solutions and ways for getting perfect picture resolution on the iPhone, without edit on Mac or PC.

Can I convert iPhone photos to high Resolution?

Keep in mind that, you need to capture a new picture with the high-resolution setting (steps mentioned below in this tutorial). in short, you can reduce a photo resolution but there isn’t a way to increase it.

For increased Resolution of iPhone Video Resolution Settings:

Unfortunately for iOS 14/ iOS 13/ iOS 12, iOS versions you can’t change manual camera resolution for photos from settings but works for video.

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Change the video resolution format on iPhone 11 Pro Max Using Camera App without touch Settings app

on the iPhone 11 Series model, the user can change the video resolution with-in the camera app, so no need to go to the settings app to change the video resolution format. Let’s see the bottom steps.

  • Step #1: Open the Camera App
  • Step #2. Swipe the right side to open the video recording screen.
  • Step #3. Now you can see resolution setting on the right hand-upper on the screen.
  • Step #4. Tap on it to change Video Resolution recording formate. [Tap on 30 to get 60 and Tap on HD to get 4K video resolution setting]
  • Step #5. Then tap on the Red shutter icon to start video Recording.[Get here Best Gimbals for smartphone]
change the video resolution with-in the camera app

Change the video resolution with-in the camera app iPhone 11 Pro Max

[New] Detailed all of Change iPhone Camera Resolution Pixels

Any iDevice model able to change the camera resolution from settings. iPhone 6S/ 6S Plus, iPhone 7/ 7 Plus, iPhone 8/ 8 Plus/ iPhone X / iPhone XS Max/ iPhone XS, and iPhone XR camera settings have options for record camera resolution for video only.

  1. Go to the Settings > Camera (iOS 11 or Later Go to only Camera option.

    iPhone Camera settings

    iPhone Camera settings

  2. Next, Record Video > 4K or other resolution.

    Video Resolution on iPhone XS Max or iPhone XR

    Video Resolution on iPhone

Are you changing resolution because of low space on iPhone? These Options are: Optimize iPhone Storage, Download & keep original

Here’s how to record 4k video at 60FPS on iPhone XS Max and iPhone XS

  • Optimize iPhone storage automatically save the photo in low quality and upload unique photos and videos to iCloud.
  • Download & Keep original: Keep all innovative photos and videos to the iPhone camera app and local access.

2 Optimize Storage space from Video and Photo k

Your Device not eligible to change & record camera resolution, Try 4k iPhone camera apps for video recording.

In iOS 11, Apple introduced the Formats function for Camera with two options including High Efficiency and the second is most compatible. Using Formats Settings- iOS 11 Compatible devices users can reduce file size, capture photos, and videos in the high-efficiency HELF/HEVC format. Most Compatible will always use JPEG/H.264.

How can I reduce file Size in iPhone Camera Settings

Go to the Settings App – Camera – Formats – choose Most compatible to capture photo format in JPEG.
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Ways for Change iPhone Camera resolution settings: iOS 9, iOS 8

Note: For a change, iPhone video resolution Go to the Settings > Photos & Cameras > Camera Section (Record video or Record Slo motion picture). There you should try for 720 HD, 1080 HD at 30 fps or 1080 HD at 60 fps.

change iPhone camera resolution settings

Now enjoy video shooting at your own resolution. Next for the picture.

New iPhone 6S rear camera result is fantastic, No need for more resolution. Still, you want then try pro features app in App Store and also useful for make low-resolution pictures saved in iPhone camera roll.

New iPhone models and iOS 11 comes with Improved Portrait mode camera result.

Image Size

Image size is the excellent app to move your picture in targeted resolution on inches, pixels, millimeters, centimeters. Then you should be sent to the email or save to your iOS device. A great app for a perfect image resolution maker. iResize also helps.

Crop and resize photos on iPhone Without third-party App

proper Photo editing tools work here correctly if you want to resize by crop picture correctly.
Another option for change resolution to decrease the size of the picture, Open a picture from photos app and take screen snap by press home and sleep/ Wake button at once. Your screenshot size is a too low comparatively original photo, that was saved in your photos app.

Extra Tidbit

In many cases, a user would like to take a lower resolution photo with your iPhone – for that, you will have to download a camera resolution settings app as the best low-resolution camera App from the App Store. You should have an Apple ID and password for log-in to the App Store.

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We are happy to help you! Follow the next Step if Your Solution is not in this article, Submit this form without Sign Up, We will revert back to you via Personal Mail. In Form, Please Use the Description field to Mention our reference Webpage URL which you visited and Describe your problem in detail if possible. We covered your iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 8(Plus), iPhone 7(Plus), iPhone 6S(Plus), iPhone 6(Plus), iPhone SE, SE 2(2020), iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, iPad All Generation, iPad Pro All Models, MacOS Catalina or Earlier MacOS for iMac, Mac Mini, MacBook Pro, WatchOS 6 & Earlier on Apple Watch 5/4/3/2/1, Apple TV. You can also mention iOS/iPadOS/MacOS. To be Continued...

An iPhone 11 (Pro Max), XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, and iPhone X user can download the app using Face ID, while other iPhone users can do using Touch ID.

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