CameraX 1.2 library now in beta

Google’s new camera library for Jetpack, CameraX has now reached beta. The library joins a growing number of Jetpack libraries, and aims to make development easier for apps that integrate with device cameras.

Today’s release also includes two new features:

As of today, CameraX version 1.2 is officially in Beta. Update from version 1.1 to take advantage of the latest game-changing features: our new ML Kit integration, which can reduce your boilerplate code when using ML Kit in a CameraX app, and Zero-Shutter Lag, which enables faster action shots than were previously possible.