Download Google Camera 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro – with 60x Zoom

 
 
 

This post was last updated on January 22nd, 2020 at 05:14 pm

A working mod of Google Camera 7.2 or GCam for Redmi Note 6 Pro running on Android 10 or Android Pie is now available to download which is built by onFire. The key feature on this build of GCam 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro includes 60x Zoom and Astrophotography mode.

Astrophotography feature was introduced in Google Camera 7, hence you get the same on this GCam 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro, in addition, you get other features such as HDR+, ZSL, Super Res Zoom, Night Sight, Slow motion, Time lapse etc.

Google Camera 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro - with 60x Zoom

Android compatibility of Redmi Note 6 Pro GCam 7.2

Google Camera 7.2 is compatible with Android Pie and Android 10. Hence the same goes for this GCam 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro.


KNOWN ISSUES:
– Nothing

Camera2 API must be enabled on Redmi Note 6 Pro to install GCam. Visit the following link to verify and enable the same:
Verify and enable Camera2 API (requires an unlocked bootloader)

Where to Download GCam 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro?

Following is the download link to the Gcam APK for Redmi Note 6 Pro:
Google Camera 7.2 for Redmi Note 6 Pro (with 60x Zoom, Night sight, and Astrophotography mode)
 

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

How to Install Google Camera on Redmi Note 6 Pro?

  1. Download the GCam 7.2 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 downloaded app to install.
  4. Once installed you can clear the app data and open the app and enjoy the feature packed Google Camera APK on Redmi Note 6 Pro.

Prevent portrait images to be saved in a new folder

Portrait mode creates a separate folder. To prevent this, change the below setting:
Go to Settings > Advanced (under custom settings) > Enable Save to /DCIM/Camera

How to shoot in astrophotography mode?

Enable the following setting to make the Astrophotography mode available all the time.
Go to Settings > Advanced (under custom settings) > Toggle the Force astrophotography to enable

See the below screenshot to know how to force enable astrophotography on GCam 7.2

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

How to enable 60x Zoom?

There is no specific setting that has to be enabled to achieve this. Just use the zoom slider to get the maximum zoom the phone supports.

Try other GCam APK for Redmi Note 6 Pro

It is possible that this is not the only Google camera mod that works on Redmi Note 6 Pro. There could be other GCam mods out there that may just work fine on the phone.

Google Camera was never available for phones other than Google Pixel series. With that fact, this is just a port of the actual Google Camera app. You can try other GCam from various developers or from the huge device specific list.

GCam APK 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 Redmi Note 6 Pro’s Google camera 7.2 with astrophotography mode enabled. Stay tuned to this article for more updates on getting a stable or other latest updates of GCam for Redmi Note 6 Pro.

New features are keep on coming on the Google Camera app and hence there could be many versions of these ported apps for Redmi Note 6 Pro. Below forum will have all available working Google Camera for Redmi Note 6 Pro.

Visit the following link for Redmi Note 6 Pro updates on other Google Camera, Custom ROMs and all other device specific topics.

GCam / Google Camera APK


 

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