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HTC U11 Edge Sense: what can it do?

by Lanh Nguyen 13 hours ago14 comments

The $550 mirrorless camera versus the flagships: Is it a waste of money?

by John Velasco 2 days ago32 comments

Sony consolidating its flagships is probably for the best

by Robert Triggs 11 hours ago7 comments

Andy Rubin’s Essential teases a big announcement for May 30

by Jimmy Westenberg 14 hours ago9 comments
16 articles

How smartphone cameras work – Gary explains

Everything you need to know about how your smartphone's camera works, from lens to apertures to sensor sizes and megapixels.
by Christian Thomas3 weeks ago11

New research brings DSLR camera quality a little closer to smartphones

Developments in "metalenses" could pave the way for superior smartphone cameras.
by Scott Adam GordonFebruary 9, 20179

Sony sees sales boost as mobile advancements renew the CMOS image sensor market

A number of CMOS image sensor manufacturers saw sales grow last year, as new mobile technologies and demands have rebooted the industry.
by Sean KingJune 11, 201636

1080p 240 fps slow motion video capture is coming

OmniVision has just announced a new image sensor for smartphones that is capable of 240 fps video capture at 1080p.
by Robert TriggsJune 3, 201615
 
 

Southern Japan earthquakes disrupt Sony’s CMOS camera sensor production plants

The two devastating earthquakes that hit Japan this past week have caused problems for Sony's CMOS camera sensor production plants in the area.
by Matthew BensonApril 18, 20161

OIS – Optical Image Stabilization – Gary explains!

Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) is a feature that you find on many high-end smartphones, but what is it? And how does it work? Let's find out.
by Gary SimsMarch 10, 201619

Samsung shipping both ISOCELL and Sony sensors in the Galaxy S7…again

Just as it did with the Galaxy S6 last year, Samsung is once again shipping the new Galaxy S7 models with either an ISOCELL or Sony IMX260 camera sensor.
by Kris CarlonMarch 9, 201664

New Samsung Galaxy S7 image sensor explained

Samsung is approach to photography with the introduction of its Galaxy S7 range, so here's what new with the company's latest smartphone image sensor.
by Robert TriggsFebruary 23, 201617

Sony announces IMX318 image sensor with hybrid AF and image stabilization

Sony has announced its IMX318 CMOS image sensor for smartphones, boasting built-in hybrid autofocus and 3-axis electronic image stabilization.
by Robert TriggsFebruary 16, 201619

Intel’s new smartphone has a Kinect-like 3D RealSense camera

At CES 2016 this week, Intel revealed that their new smartphone will feature a 3D-sensitive camera that is able to recognize 3D objects and gestures.
by John DyeJanuary 7, 20162
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