In this post I’m going to show you how you can install working Gcam module and enable 4k recording on Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro. These guides and modes were originally posted on XDA forum and all credits goes to the developers.
Download Google Camera for Redmi Note 5 Pro (whyred)
You must have root enabled on your device to continue!
Open your favorite file manager application with root feature.
Go to “/system” folder and find build.prop file.
Open this file with inbuilt text editor and add the following line:
Save changes to “build.prop” file, copy downloaded Gcam mod to “/system/priv-app” folder and setup the following permissions to use the mod as system application: rw-r–r–
Otherwise you can simply install like the normal app, but don’t forget to reboot your phone firstly.
If you’ve installed modification as system app, you’ll need to reboot your device after you’ve copied the file to “/system/priv-app”.