Download  Print this page

Camera; Taking Pictures; Recording Videos - Blackberry Playbook 16GB User Manual

Blackberry playbook 16gb: user guide.
Hide thumbs


User Guide


Taking pictures

Watch the video
Your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet has a 5 megapixel rear-facing camera that you can use to capture great pictures. The 3
megapixel front-facing camera is perfect for quickly taking a self-portrait or creating a profile picture. Pictures that you take are
saved in the Pictures app. For more info, see the Pictures section of the Help.
Take a picture
Switch between the front-facing camera and the rear-facing
Change the camera scene mode and settings
Look at pictures you took
Zoom in or out on a subject
Show more camera options
Record a video from the camera screen

Recording videos

Watch the video
Record crisp, clear, 1080p high definition videos with your BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet, no matter what the occasion. You can
instantly switch between the video camera and cameras to capture a moment in time.
Record a video
Switch between the video camera and camera
Record a video from the Videos app
Swipe down from the top frame until more modes appear.
Tap the one you want to use.
Swipe down from the top frame. Tap Camera Pictures.
Tap the screen.
. To stop recording, tap
Swipe down from the top frame. Tap Take Videos.


Table of Contents

   Related Manuals for Blackberry Playbook 16GB

This manual is also suitable for:

Playbook 64gbPlaybook 32gbPlaybook rdj21ww

Comments to this Manuals

Symbols: 0
Latest comments:
  • Barry Mar 08, 2018 10:49:
    My Playbook will not charge using the USB port so, I'm getting a RIM Rapid Charger and use the 'Contact' port.
    Hope​fully, that will by pass the USB port failure.
  • Samuel park Feb 18, 2018 03:43:
    Three different ports , what one is for charging ‘ bought a new charger fits in the middle point , isn’t doing anything ?
  • ronr Jan 15, 2018 07:52:
    I am trying to charge my playbook, without success.

    ​What is the cost to replace the USB port if necessary
  • beejay Jul 05, 2017 04:58:
    am really confused..​. my new playbook isnt showing me any menu aside from the browser icon ...pls any ideas on what to do?
  • bdurette Apr 12, 2017 07:52:
    Ihave this little book on left top hand corner facing you .when I go into facebook nothing shows up except my name I can click on settings that shows up but that little book when I click on it says this content can not display also on the right side corner looks like a pait of glasses can not get rid of that as well so was wondering if those two icons are stopping my facebook display thanks