Apple says iPhone 5 purple camera halo is totally normal
The iPhone 5’s camera.
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Apple has told at least one customer that any purple halos found in photos taken on the company’s iPhone 5 are considered normal and due to the angling of the device.
Gizmodo today posts what it says is a reply from an AppleCare support representative named Debby to an iPhone 5 owner who called the company complaining about the issue.
“Our engineering team just gave me this information and we recommend that you angle the camera away from the bright light source when taking pictures,” AppleCare rep Debby writes in an e-mail. “The purple flare in the…