This is an ad-supported free flashlight application with bright light and fast starting speed.
Developer: Gabriel Nativo
Latest version: 1.0.4
Total versions: 1
Submitted: 14 Oct 2014
Updated: 14 Oct 2014
Flashlight app by Gabriel Nativo is completely free (ad-supported) software for Android powered smartphones.
According to the developer it has a bright light and starts fast. It took more than 315 hours to develop, design and update this flashlight till now.
- Bright light
- Starts fast: 1.3 seconds (from phone), 1.6 seconds (from sdcard). Tested on a HTC Wildfire S
- Fast On-Off light toggling
- High resolution (HD) displays supported
- Uses the camera flash led as light source, unlike some other flashlight apps
- SDCard installation support
This flashlight does not install unwanted shortcut icons on your home screen and it does not install automatically starting services that drain the battery. This flashlight uses the camera flash led as light source and is therefore much brighter than flashlight apps that use the display instead as light source.
The flashlight file is big because this flashlight contains high resolution images for devices with a high resolution displays. But it can be installed on sdcard, so the size should not be a problem.
Network communication, Full Internet access: - This permission is needed by the flashlight to be able to download ads from the internet.
System tools, Prevent phone from sleeping: - This permission is needed by the flashlight to prevent the device to go into sleep mode, because otherwise the camera flash led would go off automatically.
Hardware controls, Take pictures: - This permission is necessary, because this flashlight uses the camera flash led as light source that can only be accessed over the camera. On some devices it's necessary to use advanced features (e.g. auto-focus) in order get the led working. Don't worry, no pictures are taken.
Hardware controls, Control flashlight: - This flashlight needs this permission to control the light of the camera flash led.
Flashlight 1.0.4 seem to be the latest available version. Below you can find file(s) assigned to this version:
- android-flashlight-1.0.4.apk (6 MB, ↓ 0)
Description/changelog of Flashlight 1.0.4:
Released on April 9, 2012.
- Added rating system
- Added new menu icons