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Download Google Camera for OnePlus 5 / 5T – GCam APK

 
 

Many working ports of Google Camera for OnePlus 5/5T are now available to download which is built by Nikita and Urnyx05. The key feature of the OnePlus 5/5T GCam 7.3 port are Night Sight and Astrophotography mode.

Available GCam versions

Below are the available versions of GCam for OnePlus 5/5T.

  • GCam 7.4
  • GCam 6.1

The Google camera 6.1 brings night sight and the GCam 7.4 brings Astrophotography mode in general. And the same goes with the OnePlus 5/5T’s GCam 7.x that brings Astrophotography mode after a little bit if tweak. More on this in the configuration step.

Google Camera (GCam) for OnePlus 5/5T

Status of this Google Camera

WHAT’S WORKING
– Almost everything
KNOWN ISSUES
– Unknown

 

Where to Download GCam for OnePlus 5/5T?

Below are several compatible versions of GCam available for OnePlus 5/5T –

GCam 7.4 for OnePlus 5/5T

GCam 6.1 for OnePlus 5/5T


NOTE: Comment in a reply if some GCam has some issues or not working at all.

How to Install Google Camera on OnePlus 5/5T?

  1. Download one of the GCam apk for OnePlus 5/5T 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 OnePlus 5/5T.

Few more config

How to get smoother slowmo: go to Settings > Advanced > Stream Config > Stream Mode and Set SlowMotion

How to shoot in astrophotography mode?

Astrophotography has been backported from 7.3. In this way it is the same since then.

Enable the following setting to make the Astrophotography mode available all the time.
Go to Settings > Advanced > Toggle the Enable astrophotography to enable

See the below screenshot to know how to force enable astrophotography on GCam 7.x

Astrophotography mode only works on Night Sight mode, so go to that mode to shoot.

New features are keep coming on the Google Camera app and hence there could be many versions of these ported apps for OnePlus 5/5T. This page will have all available working GCam for OnePlus 5/5T.

Stay tuned or Subscribe to the OnePlus 5/5T For other Google Camera, Custom ROMs and all other device specific topics.

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