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View Pictures and Videos Using Gallery

Using the Gallery application, you can view pictures and watch videos that you’ve taken with your phone’s camera, downloaded, or copied onto your storage card or phone memory.

For pictures that are on your storage card or phone memory, you can do basic editing such as rotating and cropping. You can also easily assign a picture as your contact picture or wallpaper and share pictures with your friends.

View Pictures and Videos

You can access and view all your stored pictures and videos from your phone’s Gallery.

  1. Tap home key > Gallery gallery app icon.
  • The album list opens.
  1. Tap an album (such as Camera).
  • The list of pictures and videos for the album opens.
  • To select another album, tap Back back key to return to the Albums tab.
  1. Tap an image to view the picture or video.
  • The picture opens or the video begins playing.
  • Tap a picture or video to view it full screen.

Play a Video

Select a video from an album in your Gallery. Playing it using the Videos app provides the following options.

screenshot of video with callouts

Note: To adjust the sound volume, drag the right side of the video screen up or down.

Note: To adjust the screen brightness, drag the left side of the video screen up or down.

Pictures and Videos: Review Screen

After capturing a picture or video, from the camera screen, tap the thumbnail image at the corner of the screen to see the item in the review screen. From there, you can access options such as save, view, send, or delete the picture or video.

Pictures and Videos: Options while Viewing

  • Zoom In or Out on a Picture: Tap the screen twice or pinch the screen to zoom in or out on a picture.
  • Viewing Videos: Use the onscreen controls to play, pause, or stop the video playback.

After selecting an album from the Albums tab, you can browse through the pictures and videos of that album. Tap a picture or video to view it in full screen. By default, the pictures and videos in an album are displayed in grid view.

Note: When viewing pictures, you can touch and hold on a picture or video to open a selection menu and choose what to do with the picture or video.

Floating Button

To quickly move to the Home screen while viewing the Gallery in landscape orientation, touch and hold the Back button back button icon, move your finger upward to the Home button home button icon, and then release it.

illustration of camera button

Note: You can move the floating button's position by dragging it horizontally along the bottom part of the screen.