Chinese insider Ice Universe said on Twitter that Samsung is preparing to announce its new camera sensor.
We are talking about a few 50-megapixel RGBW sensors. It should be announced next month.
Interestingly, such a sensor is planned to be utilized in the subsequent flagship line of smartphones, Galaxy S. consistent with rumors; we are talking about the bottom model’s Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S22 +. As for the Galaxy S21 Ultra, it’s credited with an Olympus camera with a 200MP sensor. Consistent with an insider, it could even be announced in September.
200MP、50MP RGBW，coming soon
— Ice universe (@UniverseIce) August 1, 2021
By the way, 200 MP isn’t the limit. Back in April, Samsung announced the event of a sensor with a record 600 MP resolution. consistent with the corporate, such sensors “will be ready to capture more detail than the human eye.” But, presumably, they will not be utilized in smartphones but drones, autonomous vehicles, IoT devices, etc.