“Huge advances” in camera optics are coming to HTC devices within 12-18 months, said the company’s top camera specialist. Smartphones could even rival expensive DSLR cameras in the close future.
HTC did a great job with the camera tech on the HTC One (M8), but what else can be done? HTC wants you to answer that question, as they have released the initial SDK preview for the Dual Lens API for all third party developers.
Sticking true to their “Never Settle” mantra, OnePlus has some real world photo samples popping up over on Weibo from their soon to be released OnePlus One smartphone. Although there is no EXIF data to prove source, and the photos have been compressed into 1600×1200 or smaller jpegs, the images still show another reason to be excited about the OnePlus One smartphone.
Google is reportedly preparing to push new features and improvements to the stock Android camera app. Google is currently testing the new app, which will eventually be offered as a standalone app in the Play Store, making it possible for Google to update it without a full system update.
We look at shots taken with the Oppo Find 7 in the 50MP Super Zoom mode, along with 100% crops of certain areas to highlight detail levels. The results are quite impressive.
A patent filing, registered earlier in the month, sheds some light on a new transparent display camera design that Samsung has been working on.
The specs for Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Zoom (SM-C115) have been revealed via benchmark site GFXBench. The device will feature a hexa-core Exynos CPU and a 20 megapixel camera.
Samsung touts ISOCELL, the new camera sensor technology debuting on the Galaxy S5, as an evolutionary leap over the BSI sensors found in most mobile devices these days. Samsung explains it in a video.
Google has managed to pinpoint the cause of a bug involving abnormally high CPU usage and battery drain which is affecting Nexus 5 owners, and will be issuing a maintenance fix shortly.
Is the OPPO Find 7 going to come with a 50MP camera? According to a post on Weibo, a Chinese micro-blogging site, yes, the OPPO Find 7 will have a 50MP camera. Apparently OPPO themselves have posted a sample photo to prove it.