If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Moto Z4. Well, Motorola’s new phone is the Moto Z4, a mid-range device powered by the Snapdragon 675 with 4GB of RAM. It has a 48-megapixel rear camera as well as a large 25-megapixel sensor and for a selfie with 8 MP. If you want to enjoy a better picture, install Google Camera on your Moto Z4.
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 Moto Z4 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 Moto Z4.
Moto Z4 Specifications:
The Moto Z4 smartphone was launched a few months ago this year and comes with a 6.4-inches touch display with a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage. The storage can be expandable via a MicroSD card. It runs on Android 9.0 Pie and packs a 3,600 mAh battery which supports fast charging.
The handset packs a 48MP rear camera with an f/1.7 aperture lens with PDAF and laser autofocus feature. While the front camera sports a 25MP sensor for selfies with an f/2.0 aperture lens. It comes with a dual Nano-SIM support.
The device includes Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth 5, NFC, USB Type-C port, 3G/4G VoLTE, and more. In terms of the sensors, the device includes accelerometer, ambient light, compass, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor as well. It also supports the Face Unlock feature.
Google Camera Port for Moto Z4
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 Moto Z4. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Download GCam app
Steps to install Google Camera on Moto Z4
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 Moto Z4 handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.