Xiaomi Poco F1 was launched as an affordable flagship-killer device. While most of the flagship smartphones feature Snapdragon 845 SoC with higher RAM and storage, Xiaomi’s Poco F1 comes with a competitive price. The Poco F1 handset price starts at Rs. 19,999 in India. It’s been rated top budget smartphone under Rs. 20,000 in India in 2018. The device comes with 12MP + 5MP dual rear shooter and a 20MP AI front camera as well. The stock MIUI camera offers great options and portrait shots. But when it comes to Google Camera application, all the stock cameras feels weaker. So, here is the guide on how to install Google Camera on Poco F1 device.
How to install Google Camera on Poco F1
Due to the affordable price tag and the Xiaomi product, the Poco F1 got an overwhelmed response from the users and critics as well. It gets popularity globally. While the device seems quite eligible for developers’ use. The handset comes Camera2 API enabled by default and now the user can also unlock the bootloader easily. According to the Xiaomi officials, these custom mods or changes won’t affect your device warranty normally.
Whereas the Poco F1 seems perfect device at its price point with so many flagship features, the rear camera department isn’t enough for camera lovers. So, if you’re using Poco F1 or want to buy this device, there is good news for you. Now you can easily install Google Camera on your Poco F1. As the Camera2 API is enabled by default, it’s a big advantage for the users. You only need to install the Google Camera APK file on your Poco F1 and you’re done.
Download GCam for Xiaomi Poco F1
The developers are releasing frequently the Google Camera port from the Google Pixel devices. The latest GCam version for the Android 9 Pie running devices is ported from Google Pixel 3 device. So that the Night Sight mode will also work properly. Download the given file and install it on your device.
The GCam V6.1 is ported from Google Pixel 3 and works the following features properly. If you’re on MIUI Pie Stable 10.1.3 version, then just install the app.
- Night Sight
- Super Res Zoom
- ZSL HDR+
- HDR+ Enhanced
- Portrait mode works on both back and front
- Video recording up to 4K@30fps
- Photosphere, Panorama
- Slow motion 240 fps (1080P)