When Google launched the Pixel 4a 5G and the Pixel 5 smartphones final 12 months, it included a complicated digicam app with options similar to Cinematic Pan and an up to date consumer interface (UI) amongst others to those telephones. Quickly after, Google introduced these options to its older Pixel telephones. Now, builders have launched a modded model of Google’s digicam app that brings all these options to non-Pixel smartphones.
In response to a report by XDA Builders, a developer who goes by the title Urnyx05 has launched Google Digicam app model 8.1.008. This model provides Android customers, who are usually not utilizing a Pixel smartphone, the entry to all of the options which are part of the official launch. Which means that customers who obtain this model of the app not solely get entry to options cinematic pan and an up to date UI, as talked about earlier than, additionally they get entry to the brand new Storage Saver mode and fast zoom toggle amongst different issues.
However that’s not it. The report highlights a bunch of enhancements that come together with these options. The checklist consists of Coloration Rework function to repair saturation on gadgets with boring colors, an choice to disable monitoring focus, an choice to disable movement pictures, buttons within the drop-down menu to allow or disable AWB, an choice to decide on between Pixel 2, Pixel 3, IMX586 and IMX686 AWB, an choice to disable Artificial Fill Flash and an choice to disable auto evening sight on portrait and picture. Along with this, the replace additionally brings improved colors on Mi Observe 10.
However there’s a catch. Whereas this replace has been designed to work on most Android, each Pixel and non-Pixel, telephones, the report cautions that the Google Camera 8.1 mod might not work on some Samsung and OnePlus telephones. It additionally might not work on some Qualcomm Snapdragon 845-powered smartphones. The report doesn’t give a listing that specifies precisely which smartphones it doesn’t assist. So should you obtain the replace and also you don’t see any change in your cellphone’s digicam app, you recognize what to assume.