Nokia 5230 - Video recording

Record videos

  1. To switch from image mode to video mode, if necessary, select and the video mode .

  2. To start recording, press the capture key or tap . A red record icon is displayed, and a tone sounds.

  3. To pause recording at any time, select Pause. To resume, select Continue. If you pause recording and do not press any key within one minute, the recording stops.

    To zoom in or out of the subject, use the zoom key in your device. zooming

  4. To stop recording, press the capture key. The video clip is automatically saved in Gallery. The maximum length of a video clip is approximately 30 seconds with sharing quality and 90 minutes with other quality settings.

Video recording controls and indicators

The video viewfinder displays the following:

1 - Mode indicator

2 - Audio mute indicator

3 - Record icon

4 - Recording settings

5 - Battery charge level indicator

6 - Video quality indicator. To modify this setting, select OptionsSettingsVideo quality.

7 - Video clip file type

8 - Available recording time. When you are recording, the current video length indicator also shows the elapsed and remaining time.

9 - The location to which the video clip is saved

10 - Scene modes

After recording a video clip

After you record a video clip, select from the following options (available only if you have selected Options > Settings > Show last captured video > Yes):

Play - Play the video clip you just recorded.

- Upload the image to a compatible online album.

Delete - Delete the video clip.

To return to the viewfinder to record a new video clip, press the capture key.