News & Reviews: Leica
May 18, 2021
A few days ago, a tweet by @RODENT950 was posted claiming that the upcoming Huawei P50 series could be the last smartphone lineup using Leica lenses. The original poster also claimed that Leica is currently looking for a new manufacturer such as HONOR, Xiaomi or even Sharp.
Mar 09, 2021
There was a recent report by WinFuture.de which seems to hint that Qualcomm could be collaborating with Leica to develop the next generation flagship Snapdragon chipset which comes equipped with a module with the codename Leica 1. While not much is known in regards to the official name of the chipset in question, our source did hint that it is currently developed under the model number SM8450 for now.
Mar 09, 2020
It has been a long time coming but Leica is back in the DSLR scene with a big launch. First announced in 2018, Leica has finally unveiled its latest medium-format DSLR. The new Leica S3 is a 64MP camera that comes high-end features like 15-stops of dynamic range and 4K video recording capability.
Jul 05, 2019
Everyone knows Huawei and thanks to the recent trade war with the US government, Huawei's reputation has grown even more than before with support from the Internet. With this, we thought of looking through at their journey on what they have done for the smartphone industry, from being the first to popularize the dual camera module to installing a 50x zoom-in periscope, below are ten fun facts about what Huawei did. Without further ado, let's start!
Sep 26, 2016
With the success of the Huawei P9 and P9 Plus, Leica and Huawei has recently signed a partnership into a new join venture called the ‘Max Berek Innovation Lab’. The two companies will be collaborating on development of new optical systems and software technologies to improve imaging quality in smartphones and other photographic applications.
Feb 26, 2016
Huawei Consumer Business Group and Leica Camera AG have announced a strategic long-term partnership to reinvent smartphone photography. Both are leaders in their respective fields but there are no specific details about any upcoming Huawei-Leica cameraphones just yet. The partnership will include research and development, design, co-engineering, user experience, marketing and retail distribution. Hopefully this will result in more value devices but for now check out they had to say about it in this article.