Oppo A31 was launched on February 13, 2020. Oppo chose the 2020 tag that doesn’t mean that it is an upgraded edition of Oppo A31 which may have launched earlier. Oppo the named in that way only. This is a budget segment smartphone with a few exciting features. The device recently received the Android 10 update under Color OS 7. If you are here, then you probably want to install the Google camera on your Oppo A31 2020.
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 Oppo A31 2020 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 Oppo A31 2020.
Oppo A31 (2020) Specifications
The phone comes with a 6.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 720×1600 pixels and a facet ratio of 20:9. Oppo A31 (2020) is powered by MediaTek Helio P35 (MT6765) SoC which works on a 2.3GHz octa-core chipset. It comes with 4GB of RAM. The Oppo A31 (2020) runs Android 9 and is powered by a 4230mAh non-removable battery.
In terms of optics, the Oppo A31 (2020) on the rear packs a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 aperture; a second 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a pixel size of 1.75-micron and a 3rd 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 aperture and a pixel size of 1.75-micron. The rear camera setup has autofocus. It sports an 8-megapixel camera on the front for selfies, with an f/2.0 aperture.
The Oppo A31 (2020) runs ColorOS 6.1.2 supported Android 9 and packs 64GB of inbuilt storage which will be expanded via microSD card (up to 256GB) with a fanatical slot. The Oppo A31 (2020) may be a dual-SIM (GSM and GSM) smartphone that accepts Nano-SIM and Nano-SIM cards. The Oppo A31 (2020) measures 163.90 x 75.50 x 8.30mm (height x width x thickness) and weighs 180.00 grams. it had been launched in Mystery Black and Fantasy White colors. It bears a plastic body.
The Oppo A31 (2020) runs Android 9 and is powered by a 4230mAh non-removable battery. Connectivity options on the Oppo A31 (2020) include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, GPS, Bluetooth v5.00, Micro-USB, FM radio, 3G, and 4G (with support for Band 40 employed by some LTE networks in India). Sensors on the phone include accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass/ magnetometer, proximity sensor, and fingerprint sensor. The Oppo A31 (2020) supports face unlock.
Google Camera Port for Oppo A31 2020
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 Oppo A31 2020. The issues/bugs may be fixed in the future.
Download any GCam app
Steps to install Google Camera on Oppo A31 2020
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 Oppo A31 2020 handset. In case, if you’re facing any trouble, feel free to write down in the comments below.