Xiaomi Mi Note 10 post banner

How to download and install GCAM (Google Camera) on Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3 without rooting your phones

BySophia Windsor 2019-10-30 18001

Want to enhance your phone’s camera performance? The modded Google Camera (aka GCAM) APK will help you. Now, the GCAM port for Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3 has been available thanks to developer’s wisdom. With the modded GCAM APK, you can enjoy most camera features of Google Pixel 3 like the popular HDR+ and night sight. Now, let’s show you the detailed steps of downloading and installing GCAM on your phone. Moreover, the following tricks will not ask for unlocking the bootloader or rooting, so please be confident to use.

GCAM APK download for Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3

Detailed steps to download and install GCAM on your Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3


Step 1. Before installing the GCAM APK on your Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3, please enable the “Install Unknown Sources APPs” option. To do this, just go to "Settings" - "Additional Settings" - "Privacy" - Tap the "Unknown sources" switch to turn on. If you have already allowed the App installation from Unknown sources, you can skip this step.

Step 2. Download the GCAM 6.2 APK for Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3.

Step 3. If you download the GCAM 6.2 APK on PC, you need to copy the file to your phone.

Step 4. Find the installation folder and open it. Then tap on the file named “F1v9.5_6.2.030.apk”.

Step 5. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the Google Camera 6.2 APK port on your Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S or Mi Mix 3.

Step 6. When the installation is done, launch the Google Camera app on your phone. Then you can use the Google Camera to shoot some cool photos.

Note:

1.The GCAM 6.2 APK is compatible with the Xiaomi phones running on MIUI stable 10.2.2 or higher version.

2. If you have another version of Google Camera already installed on your phone, make sure to uninstall it before installing the new version.

These GCAM features will work well on your Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3


Since it’s a modded APP, so not every feature will work on other brand phones, but it still offers much better shooting qualities than the stock camera app thanks to the advanced camera algorithm of the GCAM. With this GCAM APK, you can enjoy these camera features on your phones:

● Night Sight

● Super Res Zoom

● ZSL HDR+

● HDR+ Enhanced

● Portrait on front & back camera

● Video recording up to 4K 30FPS

● Photosphere

● Slow-motion 240 FPS (1080p)

However, the known issue is that the slow motion video recording may not work on some devices.

GCAM vs stock camera on Pocophone F1: shooting samples

For those who haven’t known about the GCAM, you may want to know what the advantages of the GCAM in actual shooting experience. Now, let’s show you some comparison samples below.

GCAM vs stock camera on Pocophone F1: night shooting samples

GCAM vs stock camera on Pocophone F1: scenery shooting samples

From the camera samples above, we can easily see that the GCAM on Pocophone F1 offers clearer and brighter images than the stock camera.

Have you successfully installed the GCAM on your Pocophone F1, Xiaomi Mi 8, Mi Mix 2S and Mi Mix 3? If so, just enjoy the enhanced camera shootings on your Xiaomi phones.


 You may also want to read:
 How to enable Dark mode on POCO F1, Redmi Note 7 (Pro) and other Xiaomi phones with MIUI 10?
 How to download and install GCAM (Google Camera) on Redmi K20 Pro/Mi 9T Pro? [Easy Guide]
 How to download and install GCAM (Google Camera) on OnePlus 7 Pro [detailed guide]

Gearbest Xiaomi Mi Note 10

You might also like

HOT TOPICS

Related Products