Meizu 17 is an upper-midrange device that comes with admirable features, Although lacks a couple of specs like waterproof technology or wireless charging support considering the budget. On the opposite side, it’s a really good processing front, an excellent set of cameras, and battery capacity. there’s an ample amount of battery capacity which will affect at some point of power backup. If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Meizu 17.
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 Meizu 17 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 Meizu 17.
Meizu 17 Specifications: Overview
Meizu 17 comes with a 6.2-inch display having thin bezels on sides. it’s a screen resolution of 1,080 x 2,232 pixels alongside a pixel density of 400 PPI. the device offers excellent visual experience over its large and broad screen.
For the camera, there’s a pair of 20MP + 12MP dual rear lenses having a variety of features like Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus, etc. The front camera is given a 20MP lens, which may capture sharp and bright pictures.
Meizu 17 is provided with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset and an octa-core (2.84GHz single-core, 2.42GHz tri-core, 1.8GHz quad-core, Kryo 485) processor. it’s including an Adreno 640 GPU alongside a 6GB RAM that together ensures lag-free gaming and multitasking. Meizu 17 houses an indoor memory of 128GB which can’t be expanded since there’s no memory slot.
For power backup, there’s a Li-ion battery with 4,000mAh capacity. It ensures that the users are active all day long with none issue. It also gets Fast Charging support to refill the battery with convenience. As for connectivity, the device has 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth, GPS with A-GPS, Glonass, NFC, USB Type-C, etc.
Google Camera Port for Meizu 17
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 Meizu 17. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Steps to install Google Camera on Meizu 17
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 Meizu 17 handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.