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Download Google Camera 8.0 from the Pixel 5 on other Pixel phones

Over the years, Google has established the custom of introducing some new camera features with the latest Pixel devices. With the launch of the Pixel 5 and the Pixel 4a 5G last month, Google took the same route and showcased new features, like Night Sight for portrait mode, that will be exclusively available on the...

Hands-on with Google Camera 8.0 from the Google Pixel 5

Google Camera offers one of the greatest experiences when it comes to smartphone photography. Even though the camera hardware has remained unchanged for several generations of Pixel smartphones, each new device gets new and exciting software features. With the recent launch of the Pixel 5 and the Pixel 4a 5G, Google introduced several new Camera...

Hands-on with Night Mode in Google Camera Go: Democratizing Low-Light Photography

If there's one area Google's Pixel smartphones remain undefeated, it is definitely in camera software. Most of the magic in the Google Camera app happens on the software side. Even though the tech giant continues to use the same 12.2MP primary camera on its smartphones since the Pixel 2, the software algorithms backing the Google...

Google Camera Go adds Night Mode for better budget phone photography in low-light

Google Camera Go is a trimmed down version of the Pixel's Google Camera app. The app was released earlier this year in March with the Nokia 1.3, a Snapdragon 250-powered entry-level device that runs Android 10 Go Edition. As you'd expect, the app is quite barebones, and it doesn't include most of the cool features...

Google is turning off face retouching by default on Pixel devices

Taking selfies has become a time-honored tradition in the age of social media, but our obsession with them might actually be having a negative affect on our wellbeing — especially when filters are applied. That’s why Google is turning off its face retouching algorithms by default in the Google Camera app for its Pixel devices....

Here are all the new Google Camera features on the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G

After months of leaks and speculation, the new Google Pixel 5 and the new Google Pixel 4a 5G are here. Both of these represent the latest and greatest hardware that Google can present this year. While the hardware may not be the greatest, Google's strength has always been in software, and more specifically, camera software....

OnePlus Nord Camera Review: Six reasons you should use the Google Camera mod

Since the launch of the OnePlus One, OnePlus has evolved from being the subject of bad math puns to being one of the most recommended brands among enthusiasts. Over these last six odd years, OnePlus has changed up its smartphone strategy significantly; they started out as a brand that sold "flagship killers" that undercut the...

New Google Camera mod enables auxiliary camera support on many devices without root

Earlier this month, we talked about a Google Camera mod that enabled auxiliary camera support on the OnePlus 8 series without root. The mod essentially allowed OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro users to make use of the ultra-wide, telephoto, and macro cameras in the Google Camera app, without requiring them to root their devices....

Google Camera 7.5 changes the file naming scheme and stops saving portrait photos in separate folders

Google Camera 7.5, the latest version of the camera app for Google Pixel smartphones, had earlier been spotted throwing around hints for the Pixel 4a 5G (bramble) and Pixel 5 (redfin), alongside hints for features such as audio zoom, expanded social share, and more camera modes. The same version of the app also brings around...

Google Camera 7.5 corroborates Pixel 4a 5G and Pixel 5, hints at Audio Zoom, expanded Social Share, and more

The latest version of the Google Camera app for Google Pixel smartphones, version 7.5, started rolling out last night. We decompiled the APK to see if we could find any clues about upcoming Pixel camera features, and we found a few noteworthy features. We also discovered more evidence that there won't be a Pixel 5...

This Google Camera port can use the other cameras on the OnePlus 8 series without root

The OnePlus 8 and the OnePlus 8 Pro were launched in April this year. While the OnePlus 8 (review) carries forward a similar camera from last year, the OnePlus 8 Pro (review) with notable improvements in cameras over last year's OnePlus 7T series. Among these changes is the bigger 48MP Sony IMX689 primary sensor while...

Google Camera 7.4 rolls out with 1080p/4K resolution quick toggles and prepares for Pixel 5 support

A few months ago, we spotted a leaked version of the Google Camera app, version 7.4, on a pre-release Pixel 4a device. Today, version 7.4 of the Pixel camera app is rolling out for users on the Google Play Store, and it brings a few noticeable changes. Update (6/5/2020 @ 11:47AM EST): Per Rita Khoury from AndroidPolice, it...