Open Google Camera on your Pixel phone

You can use the latest version of the Google Camera app on all Pixel phones.

Note: Some of these steps work only on Android 8.0 and up. Learn how to check your Android version.

How to open Google Camera

You can open your camera in several ways. Either:

  • Tap your phone's Google Camera app Google Camera. Learn where to find your apps.
  • Double-press your phone's Power button.
  • On your phone's lock screen, swipe away from the camera.
  • Say "OK, Google, take a picture." After a 3-second delay, this takes a picture.
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