Good news for all the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 (Exynos) users. Now you can also relish the low-light photography and HDR+ with Galaxy Note 9. Yes, now you can install the modded version of Google Camera for Galaxy Note 9. Night sight mode feature is a standalone feature for Pixel 3 Series device. This feature allows the user to click a picture in a pitch dark environment and the camera software will turn the picture into a bright and noiseless picture without making use of LED flash. Today an XDA Senior member, IDan1109 ported the Google Camera for Galaxy Note 9 which brings HDR+ and Night Sight features to the top.
Full credits to him for porting the Google Camera HDR+ and Night Sight for Samsung Galaxy Note 9. This APK and the related features will work on the mentioned devices running Android 9.0 Pie. It will not support any operating system below Android Pie. This feature has already ported to many devices. Check out the list here to find if your device is supported: Google Camera Night Sight Feature On Supported Device.
- If you have already installed the previous version of Gcam
- First, uninstall the old version
- Perform a clean Storage/cache from Device maintenance settings
- Now reboot your device
- Download the APK and Install it.
- Now go to Settings –> Apps –> Gcam –> Storage and do a clear cache and clear data
- Once it is done! Reboot and Start Gcam. Enjoy!
Well, as it usually happens with ported APKs, this App is reported to have some bugs in it. This includes EIS, video focus and slow-motion quality. However, every bug is fixable and in the coming ports, these glitches will surely be taken care of by the developer.
Download Ported Google Camera for Galaxy Note 9
Here is the link to the ported application which packs the Google Camera for Galaxy Note 9 with HDR+ and Night Sight.Download GCamera 6.1 Download GCamera 6.1: Exynos variant Download GCamera 6.1: Snapdragon variant
The APK installation process is pretty simple. Install it as you would do with any other APK. Grant the permissions it asks for. It will not affect your device in any means, as you still have your phone’s stock camera App which you can use as well.
Preview of Night-Sight Mode
Here are some of the images from XDA, which implements the night-sight mode on Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
So, if you have always wanted to try your hands on Google’s Pixel camera and enjoy its cool features, then install Ported Google Camera for Galaxy Note 9. If you have any queries then do let us know in the comments section.