Back on April 27, along with the MiUi 12, Xiaomi has announced the Mi 10 Youth Edition aKa Mi 10 Lite Zoom Edition. This device has insane zooming capabilities considering the price in which it sits. It sports 6.57-inch display, Snapdragon 765G, 6/8GB RAM, 64/128/256GB ROM, quad rear cameras with 50x digital zoom, 4160mAh battery, and runs on Android 10. If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition.
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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition 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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition.
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Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition Specifications: Overview
The Mi 10 Youth Edition features for a 6.57 inches AMOLED display with a Full HD+ resolution, and with an older waterdrop-style notch. It also has an aspect ratio of 19:5:9, a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels, a touch sampling rate of 180Hz, 800 nits of brightness, and gets protection from Corning Gorilla Glass 5. This AMOLED display also comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner.
While talking about the internals, the Mi 10 Youth Edition sports the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G, which is built on the 7nm process. This octa-core setup includes one Kryo 475 Prime core, one Kryo 475 Gold core, and six Kryo 475 silver cores. To the GPU side, it sports the Adreno 620 GPU. Talking about the memory side, it comes with 6, and 8GB of RAM. And with 64, 128, and 256GB of UFS 2.1 onboard storage. Further, this is also expandable via the micro SD card slot available. The device runs on the MiUi 11 that is based on Android 10.
Coming to the optics side, the Mi 10 Youth Edition sports a quad rear camera setup that is arranged in a different manner from the Mi 10 series. This camera setup includes a primary 48MP sensor with an aperture value of f/1.9 and PDAF. This sensor pairs with a periscope 8MP telephoto sensor with support for 50X digital zoom and 5X optical zoom support. Further, it gets a tertiary 8MP ultra wide-angle sensor with an aperture value of f/2.2 and a field of view of 120°. And finally, this setup also includes a 2MP macro sensor with an aperture value of f/2.4. To the front, the device comes with a 16MP sensor with an aperture value of f/2.5.
Xiaomi has included a 4,160 mAh battery on this new Mi 10 Youth Edition. This also supports for 20W fast charging, and charges over the USB type C port. It is available in Black Skill Storm, Blueberry Mint, Four Seasons Spring Milk Green, Peach Grapefruit, and White Peach Oolong.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot. Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE. GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS. And USB 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector. Sensors on this include ultrasonic distance sensor, ambient light sensor, acceleration sensor, gyroscope, electronic compass, linear motor sensor, and infrared remote control.
Google Camera Port for Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition
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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Steps to install Google Camera on Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition
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 Xiaomi Mi 10 Youth Edition handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.