If you are a android user than you probably using the stock camera or google camera app then if ur using stock camera which more probably lack  the latest updates and features while some OEMs do provide updates but in comparison this apps will be better in all terms.

But, have you ever heard of this camera apps named footej and open camera this apps will fascinating and most useful products.

Your stock camera puts restrictions to some features or not even added them or may be you want to switch to some other app to explore better experience or user interface.

You can install google camera ports for your android if your android supports camera 2 api and gcamera which improves the image and video quality alot.

But, if your phone doesn't support then these 2 apps are the time savers.

However, you may not find these apps to perform better than stock camera in some cases but if ur stock camera or phone outdated then this apps will definitely improve the quality.

The main prospect of this apps are both have thier own background software implementation and optimization even you may wonder footej is made to avail in most devices.

Let's put the technical aspects aside, this apps are very small size but the features amaze you.

• <h4> Footej </h4>

Footej by semiphora Inc recently upgraded to ver.  2 which makes it more interesting now you can  enjoy double features, till date it got installed 500k+ with 4.1⭐ user rating.

It is also to be noted footej being upgraded from version 1 to 2 and re-released on march 14 and it got updated on July 14 ver. 7.2.build 100033.

• Footej notable features :-

Simple and bloat-free user interface.

-- Amazing Photo and Video quality

-- Utilizes Android's camera 2 API (on devices that supports the API)

-- Focus and exposure from different areas (if supported by device)

-- Integrated Gallery and Slider

-- Burst mode

-- Animated GIFs

-- Video slow motion recording 

-- Manual ISO, Focus, Shutter Speed control (if supported by device)

-- RAW format (if supported by device)

-- Snapshot during video recording

-- Selfie Light

-- Panorama mode (if supported by device)

-- Timelapse

-- HDR+ (Pixel 2 devices)

-- High frame rate recording (if supported by device)

Camera 2 Premium Package :-

-- Burst Interval below 500ms

-- More than 20 maximum shots in burst

-- Better JPEG Quality

-- Antibanding in 50Hz (Europe) and 60Hz (Asia)

-- Video max duration over 5 minutes

-- Photo histogram

-- High resolution Animated GIFs

-- Timelapse intervals over 10 seconds

Footej offers many features which makes it one of the powerful camera app to capture moments not only that you can install premium footej app for more ultimate features available for you.

For more information on footej : here

Open Camera

Open camera which says it is open source app so you can view the code and check everything and now you know are you safe or not.

Open camera by : mark harman have 50million+ downloads with 4.1⭐ rating in Playstore which makes this most successful camera app.

Open camera released on Oct 17 2013 which makes it oldest and trusted camera app that camera app is completely open source.

The major prospect of open camera is being an open sourced and feature packed app this app have more control options then any other apps that you encountered.

In case the app provides amazing GUI to utilise all the features of you camera to depth which makes this camera app better than other most apps don't have such indept camera control with simple size of 1.9mb have you wondered why the app size is very small but alot of features it's just because it gives what you have without over doing things.

Indeed you'll find out once you Installed this app how well it optimized with all the features that u require for the perfect camera app.

-- Open camera notable features :-

• Option to auto-stabilize so your pictures are perfectly level no matter what (see example image)

• Expose your camera's functionality: support for scene modes, color effects, white balance, ISO, exposure compensation/lock, selfie with "screen flash", HD video and more.

• Handy remote controls: timer (with optional voice countdown), auto-repeat mode (with configurable delay).

• Option to take photo remotely by making a noise, or by voice command "cheese".

• Configurable volume keys and user interface.
* Upside-down preview option for use with    attachable lenses.

•  Overlay a choice of grids and crop guides.

• Optional GPS location tagging (geotagging) of photos and videos; for photos this includes compass direction (GPSImgDirection, GPSImgDirectionRef).

• Apply date and timestamp, location coordinates, and custom text to photos; store date/time and location as video subtitles (.SRT).

• Panorama, including for front camera.

• Support for HDR (with auto-alignment and ghost removal) and Exposure Bracketing.

• Support for Camera2 API: manual controls (with optional focus assist); burst mode; RAW (DNG) files; slow motion video.

• Noise reduction (including low light night mode) and Dynamic range optimisation modes for better quality photos.

• Options for on-screen histogram, zebra stripes, focus peaking.

• Focus bracketing mode.

• Completely free, and no third party ads in the app (I only run third party ads on the website).

*This makes open camera app is one of the new open source powerful and featured filled app.*

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Finally, we can conclude footej is for specifically daily use and It delivers all the possible features in hand with its latest upgraded version..

But, if you are more into proffesional category then open camera can work in all aspects with its simple GUI and fully packed features.

Do mention in our comment section which app you installed and which app you liked and also don't forget to mention which featured you liked the most.. see ya :-)

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