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Color Detector


This app is designed to recognize colors using your mobile phone.

Takes a photo and the color on the center is shown on RGB, HSV and HTML notation. Also looks for the nearest color name and speaks it (needs the Speech Synthesis API to speak Colors). It has a list of more than 1600 color names.

Useful for color blind people, designers, etc.

Due to popular demand, now includes a white balance option!
Can also share recognized colors by Facebook, Twitter, Email, etc.

Recent changes:
Now keeps camera aspect ratio.
Reduced app size and optimized code.
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Free
72
3.6
User ratings
500
Installs
50,000+
Concerns
0
File size
68 kb
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About Color Detector
This app is designed to recognize colors using your mobile phone.

Takes a photo and the color on the center is shown on RGB, HSV and HTML notation. Also looks for the nearest color name and speaks it (needs the Speech Synthesis API to speak Colors). It has a list of more than 1600 color names.

Useful for color blind people, designers, etc.

Due to popular demand, now includes a white balance option!
Can also share recognized colors by Facebook, Twitter, Email, etc.

Recent changes:
Now keeps camera aspect ratio.
Reduced app size and optimized code.

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
Sep 20, 2014
Love this
A Google User
Aug 28, 2014
First off .. it takes a pic and not only that but clicks when it does. Lastly, the accent of the speaker makes me cross. Why not use the phone's internal synthetic voice instead of a speaker from an unknown part of the bloody globe.
A Google User
Jul 13, 2014
Does what it says Although it's not 100% accurate, it does everything pretty well
A Google User
Jul 1, 2014
Needed this
A Google User
Jun 27, 2014
Great But would be nice if there was way to save the colors you snapped with the info for later reference like as a photo.