Samsung has launched its new entry-level smartphone called Samsung Galaxy M01 with Android 10 out of the box. If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Samsung Galaxy M01.
Google Camera is just a normal camera app with simple UI but some of the useful features. These features you won’t find in any mid-range device normally. Meanwhile, the Google Camera runs on powerful software API which works perfectly and offers stunning image and video quality. The majority of the users find it useful whether in daylight or night condition than the device stock camera. It has a nice simple user interface, on-screen modes/options, and settings as well.
In this guide, you can now install the Google Camera on Samsung Galaxy M01 without any hurdle. What we share here is the ported GCam app from the original Google Pixel device. This version is compatible with other device models as well. Thanks to some of the creative and hard-working developers such as Arnova8G2, BSG, and Urnyx05 who’re trying hard to make ported GCam APK files to most of the devices out there. Before that let’s find out What’s new in Samsung Galaxy M01.
Samsung Galaxy M01 Device Overview
The Galaxy M01 will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 439 chipset coupled with 3 GB of RAM. The phone will be coming with a 32 GB of storage with a dedicated MicroSD card slot for memory expansion. The phone is 4G and is said to have Dual-SIM support. The phone will be having a long-lasting 4000 mAh of battery, unfortunately, it lacks any type of fast charging technology.
As per the sources, the entry-level M01 has a v-shape notched display of 5.26 inches using TFT LCD technology with a resolution of 720p. The screen has an aspect ratio of 19:9 with a pixel density of 320 Pixels per inches (PPI). The screen-to-body ratio is around 66%. The phone has a mediocre graphics powered by Adreno 505. It comes with Android 10 out of the box, most probably running Samsung’s One UI 2.0.
The phone is having a plastic body and could have a thickness of around 8.3mm. The phone also has a 3.5mm headphone jack. Coming to the camera, it can feature a dual-camera setup consisting of a 13 MP main camera and a 2 MP depth sensor at the back. The camera will be able to record videos at 1080p @30 fps from the back. At the front, it has a 5 MP shooter for selfie.
The phone will be having WIFI, Bluetooth 4.2 and support of all kinds of GPS like A-GPS, Glonass along with accelerometer and proximity sensors. The Samsung Galaxy M01 will be coming in Black, Blue and red colour options.
Google Camera Port for Samsung Galaxy M01
The Google Camera features HDR, HDR+, HDR+ enhanced, RAW, ZSL, Flash, AR Stickers, Night Sight, Portrait mode, etc. It also offers Super Res Zoom, AR Emojis, Google Lens, TimeLapse, Slow-Motion, Image Stabilization, Photosphere, and more. While the video recording also comes out clear and sharp as compared to the other stock camera apps.
Here we have mentioned the list of features/modes which are working and not working on Google Camera ported beta app for Samsung Galaxy M01. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Steps to install Google Camera on Samsung Galaxy M01
The Google Camera APK file installation process is as simple as installing any other third-party APK file. You don’t have to root your device for this.
- Download the GCam APK file from the download link above and tap on it.
- Make sure that the Unknown Sources option is enabled on your device. In order to this, go to the device Settings menu > Security/Privacy > enable it. [If already enabled, skip to the installation]
- It will launch the package installer and tap on the Install button.
- Once the installation is done, open and use it.
Still, if the camera app doesn’t work, then enable the Camera2api by using build.prop
I hope this guide will help you a lot and you have now successfully installed the Google Camera ported app on your Samsung Galaxy M01 handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.