Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iOS > iOS 5 and earlier

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Oct 24, 2011, 03:03 AM   #1
Enjoylife1788
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Resolution of Photo stream photos

Hey guys,

I am yet to upgrade to iOS 5 as I need an untethered jailbreak. But I was wondering of a particular question regarding the photo stream , icloud feature.

Like I have an IPad 2 and iPhone 4. So if keep photo stream on and icloud transfers photos taken from iPhone to iPad, what will be the resolution? Will they be of full resolution I.e 2592*1936 or u can set an option of reducing the size as you get while sending an email with photos. I.e small, medium, large or original.

I am concerned as this might hog data plan big time and I might cross my limit earlier.

So can someone please tell me what options do u get in iOS 5.


Thanks
Enjoylife1788 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 24, 2011, 03:05 AM   #2
Matthew Yohe
macrumors Demi-God
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Send a message via AIM to Matthew Yohe
Full resolution. Only syncs on wifi.
Matthew Yohe is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 24, 2011, 07:10 AM   #3
Enjoylife1788
Thread Starter
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
That's great news.. so don't have to worry about the bandwidth now. Thanx for the info
Enjoylife1788 is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 24, 2011, 07:40 AM   #4
Small White Car
macrumors G3
 
Small White Car's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Washington DC
One extra detail:

Photos you take on your iPhone do go to Photo Stream at full resolution. They then copy to your computer at full size. That all is true.

However, you can set iPhoto or Aperture to load photos back OUT to Photo Stream if you import them from another camera. In that case it still down-rezes THOSE photos to the same size that iTunes always did when syncing photos to the photo album.

Now, they're still quite large...almost 2 MB in many cases. So they're quite good! But computer-to-iPhone files are not full size in the way that iPhone-to-computer photos are.
Small White Car is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iOS > iOS 5 and earlier

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
error: two Photo Streams paulold iPhone 9 Mar 7, 2012 11:23 PM
How do I delete photos from photo stream on my iPhone? iChaseH iPhone 4 Oct 13, 2011 06:52 PM
Photo Stream Issues bielen iOS 5 and earlier 0 Oct 13, 2011 06:31 PM
So let me get this straight...you CANNOT delete Photo Stream photos? HXGuy iPhone 13 Oct 13, 2011 05:14 PM
GM Is Out And You Still Can't Delete Photo Stream Photos?! exileskimer iPhone 10 Oct 6, 2011 04:48 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:19 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC