Articles tagged "smartphone-news"

Report: Apple expected to use sensor-shift image stabilization units in all of its next-generation iPhone models

A new report from Taiwanese publication DigiTimes claims Apple suppliers have been told to increase production 30-40% for the voice coil motors currently only used inside the wide camera module of the iPhone 12 Pro Max

Sharp's new Aquos R6 smartphone puts a 20MP 1-inch sensor behind a Leica-branded Summicron lens

In addition to the Leica-branded Summicron lens and 20MP 1-inch sensor, the Aquos R6 also features a 240Hz OLED display with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset inside.

Sony's $2500 Xperia Pro is half 5G phone, half 4K HDR monitor/live-streaming device

Sony's latest smart device, the Xperia Pro, doubles as a 5G smartphone, the world's first portable, affordable external 4K HDR OLED monitor for HDR productions, and an all-in-one 5G live streaming and file transfer solution when paired with supported cameras.

Vivo launches X60 Pro+ flagship, its first smartphone with Zeiss camera tech

The phone packs a rear quad-camera system with Zeiss lens coating, AI noise reduction for night shots and a Snapdragon 888 chip.

OmniVision reveals new 32MP OV32B selfie image sensor with 0.7 micron pixels, 1080p180 video capture and more

The OV32B offers 32MP stills, 8MP pixel-binned stills in low-light, and 1080p video at up to 180 fps.

Xiaomi introduces 3rd-gen under-display camera, promising unparalleled performance

Xiaomi has introduced the third generation of its under-display camera technology. This new tech disguises the camera more effectively than prior first and second generation attempts at an under the display front-facing camera.

Samsung Galaxy A80 phone unveiled with sliding, rotating triple-camera array

Samsung has revealed the A80, a triple-camera smartphone with a unique rotating camera mechanism.

A closer look at the Huawei P30 Pro, a quad-camera smartphone with plenty of power

We've had a closer look at the brand new Huawei P30 Pro smartphone and its imaging features and innovations.

3rd time isn't a charm for Huawei, who once again gets busted faking smartphone photos

Huawei clearly hasn't learned its lesson and once again has been busted for trying to pass off DSLR photos as images taken with one of its upcoming smartphones.

Xiaomi teases Mi 9 product images and camera samples

Xiaomi's new flagship Android smartphone is expected to be launched on February 24 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.

The Samsung Galaxy A9 is the first quad-cam smartphone

Like the LG V40 ThinQ the A9 combines a super-wide-angle, regular wide-angle and tele camera, but adds a depth-sensor to the mix as well.

Video: First hands-on with the modular RED Hydrogen One holographic smartphone

YouTuber Marques Brownlee got an exclusive first-look at the RED Hydrogen One: the modular smartphone from RED that features a holographic display and can be turned into a full-fledged cinema camera as you attach more and more modules.

Kodak Ektra 'photography' smartphone goes on sale

A few weeks ago Kodak announced the Ektra, its new 'photography first' smartphone. The Ektra is scheduled to go on sale in Europe on December 9, but if you're in London you may be able to get your hands on one a few days early. Read more

Huawei Mate 9 comes with next generation Leica dual-cam

Huawei's new Mate 9 phablet combines a 20MP monochrome sensor with a 12MP color chip in its dual-camera, which has been co-developed with camera manufacturer Leica. Read more

Xiaomi's Mi Note 2 looks a whole lot like the Samsung Note 7

Xiaomi's Mi Note 2 offers a 22MP sensor, 5.7" display and looks a lot like Samsung's discontinued Note 7 model. Read more

Kodak-branded Ektra smartphone embraces the company's roots

With a camera grip and leatherette cover, the Kodak Ektra Android smartphone is targeted at lovers of vintage camera design. Read more

Huawei's Honor 8 comes with dual cam, no Leica branding

The latest model of Huawei's sub-brand Honor comes with a dual-camera that has identical specifications to the Leica-branded camera on the Huawei P9. Read more

ZTE nubia Z11 features optical image stabilization and plenty of storage

ZTE's nubia Z11 offers flagship-level specifications all around and a camera module that features a 16MP Sony IMX298 sensor, on-chip phase detection AF and optical image stabilization. Read more

OnePlus 3 announced with 16MP stabilized camera

The Android-powered OnePlus 3 offers a 4K-capable 16MP stabilized camera with on-sensor phase detection and overall high-end specifications at a mid-range price point. Read more

Lenovo Phab2 Pro is the first Project Tango phone

The Lenovo Phab2 Pro uses four cameras to provide an Augmented Reality (AR) experience. It is capable of sensing 3D-motion and geometry and can capture 3D-scans of its surroundings and use the data to create 3D-maps, recognize places or track objects. Read more

Lenovo unveils Moto Z, Moto Z Force and Moto Mods attachments

The new Motorola Moto Z and Moto z Force's unique selling proposition: attachable Moto Mods accessory modules which connect to the back of the phones. So far there are projector, speaker and battery modules. Read more

Samsung announces ruggedized Galaxy S7 Active

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active is a ruggedized "Active" version of the standard Galaxy S7.  The Active comes with the same IP68 rating for water resistance as the standard device, but adds the MIL STD-810G standard and a shatterproof display to the mix. Read more

Dual-cam Duel: Sony and LG Innotek rumored to be competing for Apple orders

Rumors say that all 'Plus' variants of the upcoming iPhone 7 will feature a dual-camera design which could be made by either Sony or LG Innotek. Read more 

ZTE Axon 7 features 20MP Samsung ISOCELL sensor

ZTE's Axon 7 smartphone offers flagship-specifications at a competitive price point. Read more

Sony Xperia XA Ultra comes with 16MP OIS front cam

Sony's Xperia XA Ultra puts the focus on the front camera with a 16MP stabilized imager. Read more

Lenovo's Moto G Plus comes with 1/2.4-inch sensor and fingerprint reader

The Moto G Plus is a mid-range smartphone, but its camera specification wouldn't look out of place on much more expensive device. Read more

Huawei launches Honor V8 with 12MP dual-camera module

Huawei's Honor V8 comes with a very similar dual-camera setup to the P9 that includes two 12MP main cameras, but it does without the Leica branding. Read more