So you’ve received the message “Warning: camera failed “on your Galaxy S6. It’s sad to say, but many consumers have had this problem at some point with their Android smartphones. Believe it or not, the Galaxy S6 camera failed issue is one that can happen to even HTC, Sony, LG, and Motorola users (although the statistics behind how many are affected isn’t known).
Fortunately, there is a solution to the problem, but it involves a little work from you. Here’s how to fix your Galaxy S6 camera failed problem:
• Press the power/standby button and you will see a gray box of options appear: power off, airplane mode, restart, and emergency mode. Select “power off” and the device will shut down.
• After you shut down the device, you’ll need to press the Volume Up, Home, and Power buttons until you see the Galaxy S6 screen with “Powered By Android” appear on the device. Once this appears, release the buttons and you’ll have to wait until a screen with the words “Android recovery system” in red letters at the top of the screen in order to fix the Galaxy S6 camera failed problem. At this point, you’ll need to look down the screen until you see “wipe cache partition” in blue. Press the volume down button to move down to the cache partition option. When you’re there, press the home button to select the option. The Galaxy S6 camera failed problem is often a result of the need to clean your cache, which is a need for all Android device.
• The wipe cache partition request shouldn’t take long. After it’s done, you should see a message at the bottom of the screen in yellow that says “wipe cache partition complete.” At that point, you can use the Volume Up button to move up to the blue option that says “reboot system now.” At this point, let it reboot. It will bring the Galaxy S6 “Powered By Android” screen back up and reboot to the normal desktop screen.
The Galaxy S6 failed camera issue is one of which the Galaxy S6 is not the only victim, but when your device is the one that’s having the trouble, you want answers instantly.
Did you enjoy our tutorial on how to fix your Galaxy S6 camera failed problem? As is the case with all Samsung devices, you can use this to fix your Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge, or Galaxy S6 edge+ failed camera problems as well. Be sure to let us know if this fixed your problem and whether or not you’re now able to use your Galaxy S6 or other Samsung device because of this tutorial.