| If you are an OPPO Reno 4 Pro user, you know how crazy the camera on the device is. OPPO Reno 4 Pro’s default camera shots are good, but not good in terms of image processing. That’s where Google Camera 7.4 comes in.
Google Camera is a camera app with a simple UI but has some useful features. These features you will not find in any mid-range device normally. Meanwhile, Google Camera runs on a powerful software API that works flawlessly and offers stunning image and video quality.
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The majority of users find Google Camera useful in both day and night conditions rather than the device’s built-in camera. It has a nice simple user interface, on-screen modes/options, and settings too.
In this article I share how to download and install Google Camera 7.4 (GCam) for OPPO Reno 4 Pro phones. Google Camera is an app ported from the original Google Pixel devices. This version is also compatible with other device models. Thanks to some creative and hardworking developers like Arnova8G2, BSG and Urnyx05 who went out of their way to create ported GCam APK files.
Google Camera is often referred to as GCam, GCam Mod, Pixel Camera and others. If you follow Google Pixel devices, you know what their USP is. Google Pixel phones are very well known for their camera capabilities. Google Camera is the default camera app where all the magic happens.
In short, Google Camera comes with a lot of features, mappings, algorithms, etc. that can get the best out of all camera sensors, the device is powered by Snapdragon SoCs. Well, GCam Mod is not one way. There is a separate GCam development for separate devices. Well, you can run GCam on any Android device, but to run it without any bugs and to its full potential you should check your device which supports GCam.
With every Pixel device, Google makes GCam better. Last year, they added the Astro-Photography mode, which the developers quickly adopted to all popular devices. In a similar case, GCam 7.4 is extracted from the latest Pixel device with all updates collected.
Google Camera features HDR, HDR+, HDR+ enhanced, RAW, ZSL, Flash, AR Stickers, Night Sight, Portrait mode, etc. It also offers Super Res Zoom, AR Emoji, Google Lens, TimeLapse, Slow-Motion, Image Stabilization, Photosphere, and more. While video recording also comes out clear and sharp as compared to other stock camera apps. The full features of Google Camera 7.4 for OPPO Reno 4 Pro are as follows:
Revamped UI elements, including settings UI. Now, you can access certain settings with just a few taps.
- Automatic DND when recording video.
Now you can change the video resolution from the quick switch on the dashboard.
The ability to record in a cinematic frame-rate, namely the ability to record at 24 frames per second.
The ability to record video in the highest possible resolution of 4K at 60 frames per second.
Exposure control to adjust brightness and High Dynamic range of a specific camera.
Frequently used facial features help you to take Best Shot photos.
- Touch and Hold the shortcut to take the best photo.
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The GCam port is perfectly compatible with the Snapdragon chipset, and the newly released Reno 4 series is bundled with the Snapdragon 720G chipset. Not only that, this device also has Camera2 API support. So, you can easily sideload the GCam port on Reno 4 and Reno 4 Pro. Here is the download link for the GCam port for Oppo Reno 4 and Oppo Reno 4 Pro.
Downloading GCam alone is not enough, you need to properly configure settings that allow GCam to work properly on Oppo Reno 4 and Oppo Reno 4 Pro.
- Open the app > turn on HDR+ enhanced and Google AWB.
Open GCam app > Settings > Learn More > enable Mods
- Now go to app > Settings > Mods Configs Creator
- Google AWB in Front Camera > Sony IMX 586_Violet
- Google AWB on Back Cam > Sony IMX 586
- You can also change the saturation level as per your requirement.
For GCam 7.4 , you can play with the appropriate settings like below screenshot.
- First of all download the app from the link listed above.
- Once downloaded, go to settings then enable Unknown Sources.
- Now Install Google Camera.
- Once done, open the app and allow app permissions if needed.
Place the Config file in the location given above. Create a new folder if it doesn’t already exist.
Relaunch the camera and double-tap on the area between the shutter and gallery view.
Now select and load the configuration file. This will refresh the Google Camera app.
- There he is.
PS: Before Installing the new Gcam Mod ported app, make sure to uninstall the older version (if you have installed). This is not a stable version of Google Camera, so there might be some bugs.
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Once all is done, start taking amazing and stunning photos straight from your Oppo Reno 4 and Reno 4 Pro.