With the following guide, you can now download and install Nokia Pro Camera APK with its new Pro Mode on your Android device. Developers have recently ported the much anticipated Pro Camera app from latest HMD Global Nokia devices to work with other Android smartphones. However, there is a slight catch, the app uses Camera2 API. Basically, this is a software component pre-installed within your OS, you can not install it yourself. If your phone doesn’t have it, unfortunately, you wont be able to use Nokia Pro Camera. However, if you bought your phone over the last year or so, there are high chances your device supports it so do read the guide ahead on how to install Nokia Pro Camera APK directly on any Android device.
With this Pro Camera app, there are a lot of manual controls. From exposure, to shutter-speed, to focus, you can control it all manually to get the perfect shot. Every manufacturer has had its own implementation of some sort of a pro-mode but nothing as detailed as this. Further, this port is based on Nokia’s latest 8.0260.50 Camera app. If you are looking to get the Pro Camera app for your Nokia device, we have a dedicated article for it. Ahead are details for how to install and use Nokia Pro Camera APK with Pro Mode on all Android devices.
HMD Global, the brand behind Nokia, has been focusing quite a lot on its camera modules these days and as a result, they have come up with this amazing app. Previously, the apps provided on Nokia smartphones were quite simple and basic, they excluded any sort of manual control but finally, that’s no longer the case.
Download Nokia Pro Camera APK
The only pre-quisites for your smartphone to be compliant with this Camera app are:
- Must be running Android 7.0 Nougat or above.
- Must have Camera2 API
- You can download Camera2 API Probe app from the Play Store to see if your smartphone supports it (If there is a tick on Level 3 in the app, your smartphone is ready to install Nokia Pro Camera)
Here is the direct download link for the ported Nokia Pro Camera app:
After downloading the file, install it like the other APK files. If you are installing this APK file for the very first time, you will have to allow “Install from Unknown Sources” option in Settings. Continue reading below on instructions on how to install an APK manually on your phone.
How to Install Nokia Pro Camera APK
Step 1 – Download Nokia Pro Camera APK:
Step 2 – Locate the APK you just downloaded and open it to install it.
Step 3 – If you are installing an APK directly for the very first time, you would be notified to enable “Unknown Source” setting. If not sure about this, see link below on where to find this setting.
That’s it. The Nokia Pro Camera should now be installed on your Android device. To use it, just browse your app drawer and find the Camera shortcut. This new shortcut should be different from your stock one.
If you are still having trouble installing the file, you can read our complete guide on how to install APK files on your Android device here: How to Install Android APK Files Manually.
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