Nokia; Finland based mobile vendor has existed in the market for a long. The brand is known quite well for its software updates, as they are the fastest to give Android updates. Back on March 23, they unveiled its new Nokia 8.3 5G. It comes with the Snapdragon 765G, quad rear cameras, 6/8GB RAM, 64/128GB storage, and 4,500mAh battery. If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Nokia 8.3 5G.
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 Nokia 8.3 5G 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 Nokia 8.3 5G.
Nokia 8.3 5G Device Overview
The Nokia 8.3 5G sports a 6.81 inches IPS LCD display with a punch hole, and a Full HD+ resolution. It has a screen to body ratio of 82.9 percent, a pixel density of 386 Pixel Per Inch (PPI), an aspect ratio of 20:9, and a resolution of 1080 x 2400 pixels. As you know, this is a 5G smartphone, and it sports the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G processor. This chipset integrates the X52 5G modem. It is built on the 7nm process, and the octa-core setup includes one Kryo 475 Prime core clocked at 2.4GHz, one Kryo 475 Gold core clocked at 2.2GHz, and six Kryo 475 silver cores clocked at 1.8GHz. To the GPU side, it sports the Adreno 620 GPU. This chipset is paired with 6, and 8GB of RAM. Further, it comes with 64 and 128GB of storage, respectively.
The cameras on the Nokia 8.3 5G looks promising, it has a quad rear camera setup. This includes a primary 64MP sensor with an f/1.9 aperture value, and with PDAF. It pairs with a 12MP secondary ultra wide-angle sensor with an f/2.2 aperture value and autofocus. Finally, it has two sensors of 2MP, which are macro and depth sensors, respectively. It also features Zeiss optics, Dual-LED flash, panorama, and HDR. To the front, the smartphone comes with a 24MP sensor with an aperture value of f/2.0. This sensor sits inside the punch hole, and also supports Zeiss optics.
The Nokia 8.3 5G packs a 4,500 mAh battery, and it supports 18W Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, which charges over the type C port. The smartphone runs on the latest Android 10, and of course, it is an android one smartphone. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, NFC, USB OTG, USB Type-C, FM radio, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 used by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Nokia 8.3 5G also supports for face unlock. It is available only in a single color, i.e., in the Polar Night. Finally coming to the pricing, it starts at 600 Euros.
Google Camera Port for Nokia 8.3 5G
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 Nokia 8.3 5G. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Download any GCam app
Steps to install Google Camera on Nokia 8.3 5G
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 Nokia 8.3 5G handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.