News & Reviews: image sensor
Last Updated: Mar 10, 2021
While higher resolution for smartphones doesn't quite make sense, the same can't be said for medium format cameras. In this area, Sony is probably one of the biggest names. Now, the company has confirmed that it has a new CMOS sensor on the way.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2021
The hardware in smartphones continues to evolve, becoming better as the years go on. In that sense, Samsung's rumoured 50MP ISOCELL GN2 mobile image sensor isn't the only one being worked on. Sony is also launching a new camera sensor for smartphones in 2021 called the Sony IMX800.
Last Updated: Dec 28, 2020
After collaborating with Sony to build the IMX766 image sensor for the Reno 5 Pro+ 5G, a tipster revealed that OPPO is working with the Japanese company again for another custom image sensor. This time, the image sensor is rumoured to be called IMX789 and it could remain exclusive to OPPO for a certain period.
Last Updated: Apr 21, 2020
Imaging technology has come a long way, expanding into many new sectors in recent years. Mobile cameras, for example, had seen the most growth in recent years due to the size of the smartphone market. After all, companies always invest in technologies that help turn a profit. In particular, Samsung is a big name in the imaging technology business and it has plans for something big in the image sensor department.