[Fix] Pokemon Go Camera Orientation Not Working Properly

Have you installed the latest update 0.29.3 of Pokémon Go Apk and your camera is not working? This post is for you who are facing problems and looking for how to fix Pokémon Go camera not working. In this post, I will let you know the way and set for Pokémon Go camera not working, and this would solve your problem.

The latest update of Pokémon Go has brought some fixes and improvements, but still, there are some problems. Most of the users have reported that Pokémon Go camera is not working which is also said that AR Mode is not functioning in Pokémon Go game.


Fix Pokémon Go Cannot Detect Camera Orientation or AR Mode

If you are an Android user, then you need to check and give camera permissions for Pokémon Go application. If you have not given the camera grants for Pokémon Go, then you need to do that right away.

Go to Settings >> Applications. Scroll down till you find Pokémon Go and tap on it to open the App info. Now, tap on “Permissions” and it would open “App Permissions”. Here, see whether the camera option has turned ON or not. Toggle the camera option to turn it ON. This would solve the problem of Pokémon Go cannot detect camera orientation.

If this does not solve your problem, then you need to check whether your Android phone has gyroscope feature or not.

How to know if your Android Phone supports gyroscope feature?

You can check if your Android phone supports gyroscope feature or not by installing sensor Box APK on your phone. If it is not available in your country, then download and install Sensor Box APK from any source.

If you are an iOS user, then you would face the problem of Pokémon Go camera orientation not working as you have updated to iOS 10 Beta 2. Most of the iOS users report this issue with this cause. So, for iOS users, it was recommended to downgrade to previous iOS version from iOS 10 Beta 2 to solve the Pokémon Go camera not working.

AR Mode not showing Pokémon and Camera not working in Pokémon GO

Some users are facing a problem like they could not see Pokémon, or when they try to enable the AR Mode or turn ON the camera, Pokémon disappears. There are was the statement or any update on Pokémon Go camera not working from the developer Niantic.

Follow the above-mentioned steps to solve the problem of Camera orientation not operating in Pokémon Go.

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