Telset.id, Jakarta – Sony is reportedly developing a 100-megapixel camera sensor. This Sony 100MP camera is targeted to be used for middle-class HP.
This 100MP camera seems to be prepared by Sony to compete with Samsung, which is developing the latest version of the 200MP ISOCELL HP3 camera.
As is known, the South Korean company is said to be preparing the latest version of a 200MP camera which they call ISOCELL HP3 to be embedded in the Galaxy S23 Ultra, which will be launched in 2023.
This ISOCELL HP3 will be one of the largest camera sensors embedded in smartphone. Currently, several series smartphone flagship Samsung is already using a camera with a 108 megapixel main sensor.
As per a leak from the Digital Chat Station account posted on Weibo, this 100 megapixel Sony camera sensor will be part of the IMX8 series. Along with the IMX8 series sensors, Sony is also said to be working on the IMX9 series sensors.
As per the leak, there is a 50 megapixel sensor that can be named IMX989 and has a size close to 1 inch. Reportedly, the IMX989 will debut with the Xiaomi 12 Ultra.
As we know, Sony is a sensor supplier for smartphones from several top mobile phone vendors, such as Apple, Google, Xiaomi, Motorola, etc. The quality of the Sony camera is unquestionable, because it is widely used smartphone flagship which has the best photo and video quality today.
Motorola for example has confirmed that they are working on the smartphone which will use a 200 megapixel camera and will be powered by the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset.
A previously circulated teaser showed that smartphone The upcoming Motorola will use a 200 megapixel Samsung ISOCELL HP1 sensor.
Camera quality smartphone is currently experiencing a significant increase. Digital camera (DSLR) manufacturers may have to start being vigilant, if they don’t want to be run over by the quality of smartphone cameras.
This is acknowledged by the President and CEO of Sony Semiconductor Solutions, Laluhi Shimizu, who estimates that the camera smartphone will beat Digital Single-Lens Reflex (DSLR) cameras in 2024.
Shimizu made this statement at an event that was held some time ago. The Sony boss stated that the quality of smartphone cameras has improved every year.
This is due to advances in sensor technology, larger camera apertures and the use of computational photography technology. This makes him believe that in 2024, smartphone cameras will beat DSLR cameras.
Continues’s words are also based on camera innovation, provided by smartphone vendors. For example, the advanced AI features in the Google Pixel camera, which are predicted to be imitated by other vendors.
“We see the capabilities of the Google Pixel’s advanced AI features will lead into the future with similar adoption by other phone makers,” said Continuehi as quoted Telset.id from News18.
The next fact regarding the number of megapixels (MP) of the camera sensor, where Samsung recently showcased the capabilities of the ISOCELL HP1 camera. Advanced camera technology with 200MP sensor.