News tagged: Camera
Scientists at Columbia have invented a camera that can power itself, entirely removing the need for batteries or another power source. The camera gets power from the ambient light in a room and turns that light into usable energy. The camera can take one photo a second.
According to a new report by SamMobile, the next-gen Galaxy S6 from Samsung would have an upgraded camera sensor. Samsung is reportedly replacing the 16MP ISOCELL camera with a new 20MP camera module. This sensor may or may not be based on ISOCELL technology.
According to industry analyst Jeff Pu, the next-gen iPhone may sport an 8MP rear camera. Pu doesn't explain the reasoning behind his analysis report, but he's confident that the iPhone 6s (or iPhone 7, whichever one) will have the same 8MP rear camera module.
According to a post published by LaptopMedia, an HTC insider revealed that their upcoming flagship, the HTC One M9, features dual 20 MP rear cameras. Also, the flash unit will most likely be a dual-tone dual-LED setup, just like on the HTC One M8 released in 2014.
A connected home device from Netatmo has been revealed that can track the people who are in a user's home. The Netatmo camera is capable of tracking faces and information is streamed from the device to Android and iOS smartphones. Netatmo's camera has the
With only a week till the official announcement and launch date, BlackBerry has decided to reveal some of the camera features in the Classic smartphone. Details were posted on the official BlackBerry's blog site, which arrived after browser and Amazon Appstore preview.
Samsung always comes up with impressive ads, and the new Galaxy Note 4 ads do well in keeping up their reputation. The two new ads focus on the 16 MP camera powering the Galaxy Note 4, and the S-Pen stylus which is one of the key features of the phablet.
LG demonstrated its new 20.7 MP camera module at the annual Korean Electronics Show. The new 20 MP sensor comes with advanced OIS; it improves angular shake correction by the tune of 50% over regular OIS camera sensors. This could be based on Sony's 20.7 MP IMX camera.
CyanogenMod has released its official Camera App to the Google Play Store. This makes it easier for the CyanogenMod team to push out updates for the app, which only works with CM11S. That means, the CyanogenMod Camera App only works on one Smartphone - the OnePlus One.
HTC introduced a few devices this week, but the one it did not mention was the rumored One M8 Eye. Details on that device have shown up on the Chinese e-store for HTC, essentially confirming some of the device's specs and the phone's existence. According to
Sony has confirmed that unlocking the bootloader of the new Xperia Z3 or Xperia Z3 Compact will affect its camera functionality. Unlocking the bootloader results in the loss of DRM security keys, forever. This could result in the loss of noise reduction algorithms.
Thermal vision can be added to an Android smartphone or iPhone with a new camera add-on from Seek Thermal. The camera device attaches to a smartphone's lightning or microUSB port, meaning that phones will have to be positioned in a slightly different way. Seek
A new camera application has been released for the iPhone, and it is targeted at advanced users. Manual provides users with all possible camera options for the phone, allowing an iPhone to become a better traditional camera replacement. Manual's full camera
The iOS camera app EyeEm has been updated with a camera roll feature and a full camera. With the camera roll, images are only displayed in the correct aspect ratio, which means all of the photos in the app look exactly as they are supposed to. Since the app has been
Sony has released a promo image for its new flagship, the Xperia Z3, in which the Japanese company mocks the Apple iPhone 6 by saying "the only thing that sticks out with the Xperia Z3 camera is its features..." Well, we will agree with you on this one Sony.
Just bought the new Samsung Gear Live or LG G Watch? Well, both these watches have one thing in common - they run on the new Android Wear OS for wearables. Said OS has a neat feature that allows you to control the Google Camera App on a connected Smartphone or...
Korean Daily ETNews reports that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 might have a 12 MP rear camera with OIS. Older rumors point to a 16 MP or 20 MP ISOCELL camera, but consumers would better appreciate OIS over slightly higher photo resolution. Previous reports suggest that...
Apple never really offered its users much choice when it came to the camera department. For the longest time, the camera UI in iOS remained painfully bland. Users just had to tap and shoot. Later, tiny buttons to switch between HDR mode, front-facing camera etc. were...
DxOMark has completed evaluating the ISOCELL camera module found in the Samsung Galaxy S5. The long evaluation process has come to a close, with the Galaxy S5 scoring 79/100. That's the top score in DxOMark's database, beating the likes of the Sony Xperia Z2 and Nokia..
Reports suggest that the iPad Air 2014 refresh display panels will go into production sometime in the middle of this month. The display panel is expected to remain mostly unchanged - same 2048 x 1536 resolution 9.7-inch panel. Improvements are going to be made in...