Jump to navigation
samsung galaxy note 3 pink

Samsung is looking to fight back in the battle for smartphone camera supremacy, with the news that the world’s largest mobile-maker is apparently working on a new 20-megapixel sensor that could make its debut late next year.

The lens, which it seems is likely to show up first on the Galaxy Note 4, would mean Sammy’s snappers could be on a par with Sony’s current Xperia Z1 that uses a similar number of pixels.

However, it’s unclear whether Samsung will be able to bring the same imaging nous to its devices. Sony’s pedigree with top-end cameras and DSLRs has given it the edge in 2013.

There’s also the small matter of Nokia’s 41-megapixel-packing Lumia 1020, which has received rave reviews. Apple is also said to be priming a beefed-up camera for next year’s iPhone 6.

Samsung’s new 20-megapixel effort would likely only appear on the Galaxy Note 4, while its 16-megapixel module would become standard issue on its other, top-end devices.

Source:

Unwired View

Join the conversation

comments powered by Disqus

Stay up to date

  • Google+ Follow uSwitchTech
  • Subscribe to our RSS feed

Latest Comments

  • Tommyt 7 hours ago iOS 8.1 out today Hmmmmm 22-30 Monday 20th in the UK and nothing on Apples website about 8.1.0
  • Murray Snudge 7 hours ago iPad Air 2: Five things you need... After the recent fiasco with IOS8 I will never buy another Apple product. I've downloaded 8.1 released...
  • Tommyt 10 hours ago Apple iPad SIM: A move that... Good move by Apple and a long time coming. For those on pay as you go monthly charge , the option to...

Search news

Categories