Torch

Torch

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Get the new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich version of Torch by going to https://market.android.com/details?id=com.colinmcdonough.android.torchics

**This version does not work on Ice Cream Sandwich**

Use your phone as a flashlight!

Torch is an open source utility which uses your phones LED camera flash as an LED flashlight. For phones without a camera flash, Torch will turn the screen white.

Tested on Nexus S.

If Torch does not work on your phone, please mention your phone model and check back for an update.

Permissions:
android.permission.CAMERA - Lets Torch use the camera flash.
android.permission.WAKE_LOCK - Lets Torch keep the screen on.

Known to work on:
Acer Liquid MT
HTC Incredible
LG G2x
Motorola Atrix
Motorola Electrify
myTouch 3G Slide
Nexus S
Samsung Galaxy S2
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc
Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 mini pro

Not yet fully working or does not work on:
Motorola Defy (possible fix in a future release)
Droid X (possible fix in a future release)
ZTE Skate

Known bugs:
Some or all Motorola phones: issue with LED flash modes (possible fix in a future version)

Version 0.2

View the source code at http://code.google.com/p/torch/

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Recently changed in this version

Long pressing the search button can now start Torch. The first time you do this, you will have the option to make starting Torch the default action. Thanks to James Crisp for this improvement.

While Torch is running, long pressing the search button exits Torch.


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Comments and ratings for Torch
  • (66 stars)

    by Shubham Jain on 29/06/2014

    Download

  • (66 stars)

    by Joshua Greengrass on 25/06/2014

    I work really well on samsum gaxsuy s3

  • (66 stars)

    by matt giles on 25/06/2014

    Perfect . Simple. Works with the phone locked if you want an actually free flashlight that works perfect this is the right one

  • (66 stars)

    by thyagaraj srinivasa on 24/06/2014

    Attracted brightness

  • (66 stars)

    by Mohommad Imran on 16/06/2014

    samsung galaxy mega 2 very very nice aap

  • (66 stars)

    by Alexander Kapshuna on 10/06/2014

    Where is an interface? Why it crushing at second launch?

  • (66 stars)

    by Will Sones on 07/06/2014

    It's a torch. No ads. No rubbish. Works great on my Sony and doesn't eat up memory. Just what's needed. Thanks.