The Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has recently released another budget category smartphones. Yes! There are two new smartphones under the Redmi Note lineup called Redmi Note 9 Pro and Note 9 Pro Max. Both the devices are the successor of the last year’s Redmi Note 8 Pro lineup. Now, if you’re using the Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro series devices or have just purchased and want to use any other third-party camera app, then you can download Google Camera for Redmi Note 9 Pro / Pro Max (GCam 7.3).
Now, talking about the Google Camera app, it’s developed by Google itself for the Pixel lineup devices. The powerful software coding and algorithm send Google Camera app to the next level. Whether your device has a single camera or multiple cameras or even if you have got a flagship device, you may feel that your camera performance is lacking somewhere. Mostly, mobile photography lovers can feel the difference in an image taken from the Google Camera app.
While the Redmi Note 9 Pro series cameras can easily take sharper and clearer images with plenty of AI modes like Portrait, Nightscape, Panorama, PDAF, and more. But you may notice that images taken from the stock camera app may not come out that well and mostly in low lighting conditions. Currently, the Google Camera app is one of the best 3rd-party camera apps in the market for Android devices. Now, let’s take a quick look at the Redmi Note 9 Pro and Pro Max camera details below.
Redmi Note 9 Pro and Note 9 Pro Max Camera Specs
The Redmi Note 9 Pro model packs a quad rear camera setup of a 48MP (wide, f/1.8) + an 8MP (ultrawide, f/2.2) + a 5MP (macro, f/2.4) + a 2MP (depth, f/2.4) lens with PDAF, Panorama, HDR, an LED flash, gyro-EIS, etc. It supports video recording of 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps. While the front packs a single 16MP (wide, f/2.5) selfie camera with HDR, Panorama mode and features 1080p@30fps selfie video recording.
While the Redmi Note 9 Pro Max packs a quad rear camera setup of a 64MP (wide, f/1.9) + an 8MP (ultrawide, f/2.2) + a 5MP (macro, f/2.4) + a 2MP (depth, f/2.4) lens with PDAF, Panorama, HDR, an LED flash, etc. It features 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60/120fps, 720p@960fps video recording with gyro-EIS support. While the handset has a 32MP (wide) selfie shooter with HDR, Panorama mode, etc. It features 1080p@30fps selfie video recording.
Google Camera for Redmi Note 9 Pro / Pro Max (GCam 7.3)
Thanks to the ported GCam APK developers for hard work to provide the GCam APK file compatible for most of the Android devices. The Google Camera app (Gcam 7.3) offers Portrait mode, Night Sight, Google Lens, Lens Blur, AR Stickers (Playground), PhotoSphere, HDR+ Enhanced mode, RAW image support, etc.
It also features ZSL mode, Super Res Zoom, TimeLapse, Slow Motion video recording, Video Stabilization, Advanced Settings, ISO exposure level, White balance, image filters, etc. Now, download the APK file and follow the installation steps below.
Download GCam APK
GCam 7.3 APK for Redmi Note 9 Pro & Pro Max: Download
Steps to Install GCam APK on Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro / Pro Max
- First, you will need to download the GCam APK on your handset.
- Tap on the GCam APK file to open the installation interface.
- You may need to enable the Unknown Sources option on your device via Settings > Tap on Security/Privacy and turn on the toggle.
- Once done, go to the installation interface again and tap on the Install button.
- The Google Camera app will be installed on your phone.
- Now, launch the GCam app and give all the required permissions.
- Enjoy it.
That’s it, guys. We hope you’ve found this article pretty useful. Feel free to ask in the comments below.