Jump to navigation

Apple apostles can look forward to a significantly better camera with the next iPhone, according to the latest rumblings from the tech rumour mill.

A report from the fantastically geekily named Chinese site IT 168, which was picked up on by GforGames, cites sources claiming that the iPhone 6 will swap the current model’s eight-megapixel camera for a ten-megapixel snapper.

iphone 6 air concept

But that’s not all. We can also expect a wider f/1.8 aperture - up from f/2.2. This allows more light in, which ought to make for bolder, better colours and improved performance in low-light conditions.

Completing the enhancements is a change to the brand and style of filter used. Instead of the iPhone 5S’s hybrid IR filter, the sixth-gen model will get a resin lens filter made by JSR. This is apparently lighter and thinner and ought to spell clearer images.

A major camera upgrade is arguably overdue with the iPhone 6, after Apple opted to retain the iPhone 5’s eight-megapixel snapper last time and contented itself with improving the images sensor, adding a dual LED flash and widening the aperture.

Source:

GforGames

Join the conversation

comments powered by Disqus

Stay up to date

  • Google+ Follow uSwitchTech
  • Subscribe to our RSS feed

Latest Comments

  • Jackie Fabian 10 hours ago Phones 4U pledges to deliver... It came this morning, about half past ten. have spent the whole day setting it up and trying to get app...
  • Greg 13 hours ago Yahoo aiming to become... Considering google actually finds the things you want and yahoo doesnt under the same search terms then I...
  • A-Ha's Biggest Fan! 18 hours ago Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8 Not sure how the specs are in HTC's favour. All match except S5 has Faster processor, 16mp rear camera,...

Search news

Categories