Glossary definition of Landscape mode

The term "Landscape mode" can mean two things. When you talk about a display a Landscape Mode means that you can turn the display 90degrees so that the mobile phone turns on one side.

This function is mainly applied on smartphones to make the reading of texts easier. The other meaning of Landscape Mode has a relation with the digital camera. Landscape Mode than means that it is possible to photograph objects from a long distance, like landscapes.