How to Install Google Camera (Gcam) on Vivo S1.

So, you bought yourself new Vivo S1 Smartphone, and want to download Google camera on it to enhance its camera capabilities.  You are in the right place; today we will be guiding you on how to install google pixel camera on your Vivo S1. We have provided the steps and download link for google camera at the end, but first let’s have a look at the specifications of Vivo S1.

Vivo S1 Specifications and Features:

Vivo S1 runs on Android Pie with FunTouch OS 9 skin applied on top. It is equipped with a 6.38-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) Super AMOLED display. A waterdrop notch is also present on the top of the screen that houses the front camera. Under the hood, the smartphone is powered by the octa-core MediaTek Helio P65 SoC, coupled with 4GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage.

In terms of photography, Vivo S1 sports a triple rear camera setup that offers a 16-megapixel primary sensor with an f/1.78 lens. An 8-megapixel camera with an f/2.2 wide-angle lens acts as the secondary sensor. A 2-megapixel camera with an f/2.4 lens acts as the third camera. On the front for selfies, there is a 32-megapixel selfie camera with an f/2.0 lens.

As far as connectivity is concerned, the phone includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and Micro-USB with USB OTG support. Lastly, a 4,500mAh battery fuels the phone.

Google Camera on Vivo S1 Features –

  • HDR+ – User can use this feature to click good pictures in low-light or backlit scenes.

  • Night Sight – User will get the Nightscape mode in the Vivo S1 inbuilt. But Google’s Night Sight is much powerful. The feature enhances the details and colors that get lost in the dark.

  • Super Res Zoom – This feature of Gcam keeps the pictures sharp when the camera is zoomed in—without the blur.

  • Top Shot – Using the Top Shot feature in Google camera, the user will get the best shots, where no one is blinking.

  • Portrait – Vivo S1 features a dual rear camera setup, but Portrait mode on Gcam should be tried. The app also makes the subject of your photo pop by leaving them in color, while changing the background to black and white.

  • Google Lens Suggestions – Using this feature, the user will automatically get information by pointing the camera at contact info, URLs, and barcodes.

How to install Google Camera (Gcam) on Vivo S1


STEP 1 –

First of all, you need to download the working Google Camera APK for Vivo S1. You can download the APK using the link given below.

Here, we are using the Gcam patch of Google Pixel 3.

VERSION: Google Camera (arm64-v8a) (nodpi) (Android 9.0+).


SEE ALSO: Vivo S1 Android 10 Update Date [FunTouch OS 9.1]

STEP 2 –

After downloading the APK, install it like you would for any other third-party app.


STEP 3 –

After installing the Gcam on Vivo S1. Open the Google Camera app.


STEP 4 –

Follow these steps after opening the app for the first time. To make sure that your app is working correctly.

  1. Click on More Option

  2. Open Camera Settings

  3. Open BSG MOD settings.

  4. Input Model

  5. Change -Interface Style – Pixel 2

  6. Back Camera- Pixel 3 XL

  7. Front Camera – Nexus 6P(Angler Huwaei)

  8. Configurations- PIXEL2018 ZSLR HDR+

  9. Go back – Enable Google Photos

  10. Disable Zoom (Preferably)

  11. Enable HDR+ Enhanced in Portrait Mode

  12. Open Saturation

  13. Highlight Saturation -1.8

  14. Shadow Saturation – 2.3 (Do the same for FRONT and REAR)

  15. Restart the app again.

If you have followed the steps mentioned above properly, Google camera should be present on your device.

Is the Google Camera Apk working on your Vivo S1? Do let us know in the comments section below.

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