- October 23, 2019 at 5:55 PM #100062
Few working mods of Google Camera for Fairphone 3 is available to download which is from BSG and San1ty. This GCam APK for Fairphone 3 has almost all of the features working as reported.
This GCam APK is a port of Google Camera APK and not the actual stock Google Camera that is available on Google Pixel phones. It is possible that some other GCam port may also work with Fairphone 3 and not just this. Having said that, never bother to try other San1ty’s Google Camera builds or from the huge list of Google Camera ports for other devices.
About this Google Camera APK for Fairphone 3:
There are couple of Google Camera which are reportedly working on the Fairphone 3. One is BSG’s build v5 and other one is San1ty’s v94a build based on GCam 6.2.030.
Poco F1 and Fariphone 3 shares the same camera sensor, so, I have added a build which works on Poco F1 which was by San1ty.
Below is a comparison of the stock camera and Google Camera Night Sight on Fairphone 3.
Thanks to Paule from Fairphone forum for these shots.
Download Google Camera for Fairphone 3:
Don’t bother about Camera2 API, as it is enabled by default on devices shipped with Android Oreo or later.
How to Install the Google Camera APK on Fairphone 3:
- Download the GCam apk from the above download link.
- To install apps from a third party app other than Play Store you need to enable app install from Unknown Sources on your Android device.
For Android Oreo or Pie version, enable Install Unknown Apps from the app from which you are going to install the Google Camera APK.
For example: if you have downloaded the Google Camera apk file on Google chrome or firefox browser on your phone.
Or you have downloaded and copied the apk file to the file browser and you want to install it from there.
Go to Settings > Apps & notifications > Open the app (Chrome, Firefox or file manager app etc) > Install unknown apps and enable Allow from this source
See the below screenshots that enables to install unknown apps on Oreo for Chrome app (you need to enable on the app from where you want to install the apk):
- Once enabled, click on the downloaded app to install.
- Once installed you can clear the app data and open the app and enjoy the feature packed Google Camera APK on Fairphone 3.
That’s all for now. If you face any problems on this GCam build then login and leave a reply to get an instant reply back.
New features are keep on coming on the Google Camera app and hence there could be many versions of these ported apps for Fairphone 3. Below forum will have all GCam apk updates for the Fairphone 3.Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Fairphone 3 forum For other Google Camera, Custom ROMs and all other device specific topics.
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