Sony Pushes Camera Phone Pixel Race Past 16 Megapixels
Sony recently introduced several new sensors for camera phones. The new Exmor R back-illuminated CMOS image sensors come in different lens and megapixel configurations. The IMX081PQ module features a 16.41 megapixel sensor and the IMX105PQ features an 8.13 megapixel sensor. Sony says the new sensors have high sensitivity and good low-light performance. The modules can also capture video at full 1080p HD resolution. They are shipping in January and April, respectively, of 2011.
LG Announces the V30 Flagship with FullVision Display and Floating Info Bar
Aug 31, 2017
LG today fully revealed the V30, a phone it has been teasing in bits and pieces over the last few weeks. This flagship-class handset has a metal frame and glass front and rear panels.
New Qualcomm Tech Aims to Bring High-Quality AR and VR Mainstream
Aug 15, 2017
Qualcomm today announced a major expansion of Spectra, its effort to offer manufacturers a drop-in hardware and software solution for easily and affordably adding advanced camera technology to phones and other devices powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon chips. The expanded Spectra suite includes three new hardware camera modules.
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Captures and Plays 4K HDR Video
Apr 16, 2018
Sony today announced the Xperia XZ2 Premium, a high-end Android phone that boasts some of the most advanced imaging features available in a mobile device. The XZ2 Premium has a 5.8-inch 4K HDR display (16:9 aspect ratio) that Sony says is 30% brighter than its previous mobile 4K screen.
Huawei's P20 Series Boasts Gradient Paint and Advanced Cameras
Mar 27, 2018
Huawei today introduced the P20 and P20 Pro at an event in Paris. The new phones, direct competitors to Apple's iPhone, are high-end devices that include unique colors, powerful processors, and the newest camera technology.
Sony Xperia XZ Steps Up Camera Tech
Sep 1, 2016
Sony today showed off the Xperia XZ smartphone, a high-end follow-up to the Xperia X series devices from earlier this year. For the XZ, Sony said it concentrated on improving the camera and video camera performance, as well as further refining its design language.
Same tech as the iPhone 4 camera...
THATS whats up.
Imagine a retina display with 16MP photos on the Apple A5 processor running at 1.5 GHZ with 1GIG of memory and 64 gigs of storage...
The phone would be damn near perfection!
I mean, besides the whole messaging notifications annoying the hell out of you that is.
Just in time
Jeez, I bought a 7MP camera for $100...two years later it is being more than doubled by a damn phone...smh... 🙄