In today’s article we gonna learn how to install Galaxy S7 Camera app on your old Samsung device. Since the release of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge developers have ported almost all the apps. We have seen Galaxy S7 keyboard apk ported to other devices and also some other apps. So before deciding to upgrade to Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge you can taste a bit how it feel by installing their apps.
We also have written another post about some other Galaxy S7 apps being available to download and install in other Samsung devices. So why wait, get all the ported apps of Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and install them on your Samsung phone. The apps ported until now include browser, S Health, Gallery, Wallpapers and few others.
Around Android forums we have seen numerous people asking for the other apps such as camera, but it seems these apps requires a bit more work than others. Fortunately a developer named as “henrylife” after a long time almost a month, ported Galaxy S7 Camera App for other Samsung devices. According to the developer the camera app should work in all Samsung devices running a Marshmallow TouchWiz Firmware.
So this mean you can install in on your Note 4, Note 5, Galaxy S5, Galaxy S6 and so on. As long as the firmware you are using is TouchWiz Marshmallow you can go and give it a try. You can download Galaxy S7 camera app apk and install it right away. The new camera app comes with new options and features allowing you to make better photos. So when you have a chance to improve the camera app why not do it.
How to install Galaxy S7 Camera app and Gallery on other devices
Before changing any file on your device we always recommend to do a backup. Since you wanna change camera, do a backup of the current app. There are many ways to do that. You save the current camera apk file somewhere else or use a software to back it up. A good one is Titanium backup. If you have root access and a TWRP custom recovery than we recommend doing a Nandroid backup. It will create a full copy of your current ROM and you can restore it easily with just a click if anything goes wrong.
If you wanna get a full experience of Galaxy S7 camera you should flash the zip file. It includes also the Gallery app not only the camera. But to flash the zip file you must have a Custom Recovery installed. If you haven’t installed one yet on your Samsung phone than take a look at our Custom Recovery section.
Once you installed the Custom Recovery go further. Download Galaxy S7 Camera and Gallery zip file, S7Edge_Camera_by_henrylife.zip.
Put the downloaded file somewhere on your phone internal memory and the reboot your phone into recovery. To do it press and hold Volume Up + Home + Power Button. Once your phone boots into recovery navigate to install section and then choose the zip file you downloaded.
Flash the file and reboot your phone. When it boots up you will see the new camera and gallery app installed on your device. Don’t forget to enjoy and if you have any question feel free to ask in the comment section below.