Call and message notifications from the camera LED flash.
7 different flash notification patterns
Reminder notifications for missed calls and unread messages
Perfect notifications for
– dark or noisy environments like a night out
– quiet environments like meetings and offices,
– monitoring your phone at a distance
– Usability for the hearing impaired.
Third party SMS apps (chomp SMS, GO SMS, handcent etc and some custom ROMS like MIUI) might hijack SMS messages and prevent them from reaching other apps including Beacon. If the flash fires when you receive calls but not SMSs, this is most likely why and you should check your SMS app settings to disable hijacking.
In GO! SMS go to
settings -> Advanced -> other setting
and make sure “Disable other message notification” is not active.
HTC One X owners that are not seeing flash notifications on incoming calls should update to lates firmware from HTC (Jelly Bean).
– Fixed a bug where incoming calls would not trigger notifications
– new notification pattern: double