Torch

Torch


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/

Recent changes:
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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Free
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4.1
User ratings
2386
Installs
500,000+
Concerns
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File size
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About Torch
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/

Recent changes:
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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A Google User
Mar 19, 2015
Awesome Best torch ever !!! ;)
A Google User
Mar 17, 2015
Loved it No ads no more memory,easier
A Google User
Mar 17, 2015
The Best
A Google User
Mar 13, 2015
Awesome app so easy and to the point and icon looks nice and neat
A Google User
Mar 9, 2015
Works perfect with my samsung galaxy s2. No adds- tne of the better apps on the market!