Vivo U3

[Update] Vivo U3 Google camera Apk (Download) [Gcam apk Vivo U3]

Vivo recently launched the all-new device in its U-mid-range series. The new Vivo U3 comes with a list of new and updated features. But the features like gigantic battery and a powerful processor are the major attraction of the new Vivo U3.

Talking about the design of the new Vivo U3, the device comes with a similar design as we can see in most of the devices launching these days. At the front, there is display notch, which carries the selfie shooter. The device features a 6.53-inch IPS display panel with a resolution of 1080×2340 pixels. Talking about the performance, Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 processor powers the device and RAM of 6GB capacity ensures smooth performance of the device. The battery backup of the device is very good for sure. A Li-ion battery with 5000mAh capacity is enough to generate juice for whole day.

Vivo U3
Vivo U3

Coming to the camera department, the triple camera module at the back comes with a primary 16 MP, f/1.8 sensor, an 8 MP, f/2.2 ultrawide and finally a 2 MP, f/2.4 macro camera sensor. For capturing selfies, the device comes with a 16 MP camera sensor.

Also, the new device comes with the support of Google Camera (GCam). You can also use the GCam app to enhance camera performance. And if you are one of those who are excited to check out the output by GCam on Vivo U3. Here, we will be telling you how to install Google Camera (Gcam) on Vivo U3. You can find the steps and download links below.


Vivo U3 Specifications –

Display 6.53-inch (1080×2340)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 (11 nm)
Internal Storage 64GB
Front Camera 16 MP, f/2.0
Rear Camera 16 MP, f/1.8, (wide), PDAF
8 MP, f/2.2, 13mm (ultrawide)
2 MP, f/2.4, macro camera
Software Android 9
Battery 5000mAh
Vivo U3
Vivo U3

Google Camera on Vivo U3 Features –

First of all, let’s talk about the features that you will be getting with the Gcam on Vivo U3.

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

  • Night Sight  You will get the Night Sight feature in the Vivo U3 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 your pictures sharp when you zoom in—without the blur.

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

  • Portrait – Vivo U3 features a triple rear camera setup, but you should try Portrait mode on Gcam too. 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, you will automatically get information by pointing the camera at contact info, URLs, and barcodes. It also suggests things to do like calling the number or sending an email.

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How to install Google Camera (Gcam) on Vivo U3:


GCam for Vivo U3 VERSION 1

[NOTE: If you are not satisfied with this version. You can try out VERSION 2, mentioned below]


STEP 1 –

First of all, you need to download the working Google Camera APK for Vivo U3. You can download the APK using the link mentioned below.

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

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


STEP 2 –

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


STEP 3 –

After installing the Gcam on Vivo U3. Open the Google Camera app.


STEP 4 –

Follow these steps after opening the app for the first time. These steps will 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.

GCam for Vivo U3 VERSION 2

[NOTE: You can try out VERSION 2 if VERSION 1 is not working well]


  • First of download the Google Camera APK VERSION 2 for Vivo U3. You can download the APK using the link mentioned below.
  • For Version 2, you need to follow these steps after opening the app for the first time.
  1. Click on More Option

  2. Open Camera Settings

  3. Open BSG MOD Settings

  4. Open Saturation for Back Camera

  5. Highlight Saturation -1.9

  6. Shadow Saturation – 2.0

  7. Turn ON the Enhanced HDR+ in Portrait Mode

  8. Go back to Camera Settings again

  9. Go to Advanced option

  10. Enable the HDR+ Control option

  11. Go to BSG MOD Settings again

  12. Select the Remove AF Data From Screen

  13. Restart the app.


If you have done the steps as mentioned above properly, you are done with the steps for How to install Google Camera (Gcam) on Vivo U3. If you want any assistance related to the steps mentioned above, let us know in the comments section below.