Download Google Camera (GCam) 6.2 for Mi 8

 
 
 

This post was last updated on January 18th, 2020 at 04:57 pm

A working mod of Google Camera 6.2 for Mi 8 is now available to download. This GCam for Mi 8 has a working night sight mode which was built by developer BSG.

Android Compatibility for this Mi 8 GCam

This is a Google Camera port build of 6.2 version which is ported by BSG. This port of GCam for Mi 8 is primarily built for Android Pie version.

Download Google Camera (GCam) 6.2 for Mi 8

Status of this Mi 8 Google Camera 6.2:

WHAT’S WORKING:
– Night Sight
– And probably everything
KNOWN ISSUES:
– Unknown

 

Download Google Camera 6.2 for Mi 8:

Google Camera 6.2.030 for Mi 8
Google Camera 6.2 for Mi 8
 

Don’t bother about Camera2 API, as it is enabled by default on devices shipped with Android Oreo or later.

How to Install Google Camera on Mi 8?

  1. Download the GCam apk 6.2 for Mi 8 from the above download link
  2. 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):
    Enable unknown sources to install app

  3. Once enabled, click on the app to install.
  4. Go to App settings and Clear data.
  5. Start the Google camera app and enjoy ultimate mobile photography on Mi 8.
It is possible that this is not the only Google camera mod that works on Mi 8. There could be other GCam mods out there that may just work fine on the phone.

Try other Google Camera for Mi 8

GCam Download (this page contains a huge list of GCam for all available devices)
Google Camera by Arnova8G2
Google Camera by San1ty

That’s all for the Mi 8’s Google camera 6.2 with working Night Sight. New features are keep on coming on the Google Camera app and hence there could be many versions of these ported apps for Mi 8. Below forum will have all available working Google Camera for Mi 8.

Stay tuned or Subscribe to the Mi 8 forum For other Google Camera (GCam), Custom ROMs and all other device specific topics.
 

About the Author

A Software Engineer by profession who has worked for few big organizations; such as: Broadcom, Cypress Semiconductor, LSI Corporation, Toshiba, Western Digital; on various cutting edge technologies and product lines, such as: RAID storage Driver, SSD firmware, Wi-fi firmware etc. Having more than 8 years of experience in software engineering domain.

   
 

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