Hello Guys, are you looking to enable Portrait Mode in your Oneplus Devices using the Gcam Apk, then you are in the right place. Gcam is the modded version of the Amazing Google Camera which already has many cool features.
Google Camera APK with HDR+ has been supported by a Ukrainian developer, B-S-G, and it is reported to work on Snapdragon 820, 821 and 835 chipset smartphones. This chipset compatibility means that the app works on a variety of phones from a variety of OEMs. You can download the full Google Camera Port APK from the link given below and use the procedure to install it. Google uses digital HDR+ processing and this technology can be run on devices other than Google’s own is quite an achievement.
Features working In Gcam Apk:
– Camera (HDR+, flash, zoom, front camera, etc)
– Video (30 and 60fps at 1080p, stabilization and autofocus)
– Photo Sphere
– Lens Blur
Features NOT working for now:
– Motion Photos
– Slow Motion
The GCam applications has its own set of unique features that make it possible. Even a single-lens camera phone can take pictures with ‘bokeh effect‘. The Google’s camera app comes with a mode: ‘Lens Blur‘, using it, we can take ‘Portrait Mode’ Pictures on OnePlus 3, 3T, and all other Android smartphones. The GCam Apk is completely free to download and use.
The Gcam makes capturing images more fun with Blur mode and Photo Sphere mode. Here are some of the photos that I’ve captured on my OnePlus 3 using the Google Camera application with Lens Blur mode.
How to Install GCam APK Port
As mentioned before, you need to be running Android Nougat for this tutorial to work.
Step 1 – Download Google Camera APK:
- File: camera_nx_v7.3_ZSL.apk— New!
- File: Google-Camera-Port-RAW.apk
- File: Google-Camera-v1-4.apk
- File: Google-Camera-HDR-Plus.apk
Step 2 – Locate the APK you just downloaded and open it to install it.
Step 3 – If you are installing an APK directly for the very first time, you would be notified to enable “Unknown Source” setting.
Step 4 – After enabling, the app should install. The app would show up in your app drawer. Keep in mind, the stock camera app on your device would remain the same and this would work along side it.
That’s it! You can use the Google Camera app with HDR+ directly on your phone.
If this instructions / guide was not clear enough or you are stuck somewhere, you can read our complete guide on how to install APK files on your Android device here:
How to Uninstall GCam apk From Your Phone
If you are already tired of playing with the Google Camera or you want to revert back to stock camera, use the details below for uninstalling the app.
Step 1 – Go to Settings > Applications on your phone.
Step 2 – Tap the three-dot menu icon (top right) and select “Show system apps”
Step 3 – Now scroll down and look for the “Google Camera” app. Tap on it.
Step 4 – Now, click on “Uninstall”.
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