If you have a Xiaomi Redmi 9T, you can now download and install the latest working port of Google Camera (GCam). The Google Camera (GCam 8.1) has been made possible thanks to developers such as Arnova8G2 and BSG.
The Redmi 9T comes with a 6.53″ IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels, Android 10 with MIUI 12 skin, Snapdragon 662 chipset, 4/6GB RAM configuration, 64/128GB of internal storage, a quad camera layout on the back, an 8MP front-facing camera, and a 6000 mAh battery.
The latest Google Camera port for the Redmi 9T is GCam 8.1. This version was released by Google on Android 11, and now you can install it on the Redmi 9T. Google Camera 8.1 for the Redmi 9T comes with a number of features, including Cinematic Pan, Night Sight Portrait Mode, Quick Zoom, and improved Super Res Zoom. All functionality from GCam 7.4 and GCam 7.3 are preserved, such as Night Sight, Astrophotography mode, and HDR+ Enhanced.
Below you can download all GCam files that work with the Xiaomi Redmi 9T. According to the developers, the apps should work on Android 10 and Android 11 builds.
Download Google Camera (GCam 8.1 APK) for Xiaomi Redmi 9T
There are two working variants of the app. One is maintained by Arnova8G2, while the other variant is maintained by BSG. Both developers have updated their GCam mods with Google Camera 8.1 as the base and should work properly on Redmi 9T.
BSG GCam 8.1 APK for Xiaomi Redmi 9T:
Arnova8G2 GCam 8.1 APK for Xiaomi Redmi 9T:
How To Install Google Camera GCam 8.1 on Xiaomi Redmi 9T
As we have mentioned above, there are multiple variants of Google Camera for the Redmi 9T. Both variants work pretty well, but one might one better than the other. The only way to find out which one works best for your phone it to install them both and try them.
- Download the APK file of the camera app from the download links above and move both of them to the internal storage of your phone.
- Take your phone and go to File Manager, and go to the folder where you moved the APK file.
- Tap on the file to install it. If the installation process does not start, the phone will ask you to allow unknown sources. Simply tap on allow.
- Click on Install one more time, and the app will be installed shortly.
- When the phone says the app has been successfully installed, go to the app drawer and tap on Google Camera to launch it.
If the app does not open or it force closes, go to Settings -> Applications and find Google Camera. Wipe data and cache and try again.
How to use Google Camera on Xiaomi Redmi 9T
First, make sure that you have properly installed the app on your phone and that it does not crash. Go to the app drawer and tap on the Google Camera icon. If the app opens and the camera shows a working viewfinder, then you have a good working version of the app installed.
You can now use Night Sight, Astrophotography, and more. To enable these options, open the camera, go to Settings, and tap on Advanced. There you have the option to enable Night Sight and Astrophotography.