PhoneTorch - The LED Flashlight App
PhoneTorch provides functionality to use your Nokia/Samsung/Sony-Ericsson/Apple/Blackberry smartphone as a torch/flashlight and for Morse signaling. It supports both, the phone's LCD screenlight, and the phone's flash LEDs (constant video light) as light sources.
PhoneTorch is available for:
- Nokia Symbian
- Nokia Meego (N9, N950) *NEW*
- Sony-Ericsson Symbian
- Google Android *NEW*
- Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Mango *NEW*
- Apple iPhone
- Samsung Bada
- Light sources: constant (no flickering) flash LED and LCD screen, can be independently controlled
- Light intensity control of LCD screen*
- Emitted color selection of LCD screen
- Autostart when phone is turned on*
- Run PhoneTorch in background*
- Switch light on/off with special keys (e.g. camera button) even if keys are locked*
- Optional sound when light is turned on/off*
- Restore PhoneTorch state when restarted
- Morse codes (e.g. SOS for emergencies)
*Some features do work only on Nokia/Samsung/Sony-Ericsson Symbian and Android smartphones.
PhoneTorch YouTube Demo Videos
- Samsung Omnia HD and Nokia 5800XM
- Nokia N95
- Nokia N86
- Samsung Wave/Bada
- Apple iPhone 4
- RIM Blackberry
Articles and Reviews of PhoneTorch
- AllAboutSymbian.com (PhoneTorch N8, 02-March-2011)
- AllAboutSymbian.com (23-06-2010)
- Chip.de (10-01-2010)
- DailyMobile.se (09-03-2009)
- Symbian-Freak.com (08-03-2009)
I am receiving a lot of positive feedback. Here is some of it:
- "app perfetta per il nostro N85...finalmente non saremo più costretti a usare la funzione movie col led, ogni volta che avremo bisogno di luce! Era ora! :-)"
- "i was searching very long for such a programm. It's excelent!"
- "simple and easy to use and very useful!"
- "It's so great. It work very well."
- "Grazie al superflash del 5800 XM, il telefono si trasforma in una supertorcia con un clic!!!!"
- "The only torch application that is worth buying. Forget the rest, get the best!"
- "Excelente 100%!!!"
A zip file containing screenshots and press material can be downloaded here.