The iPhone has always had a camera, but it wasn't until the iPhone 4 that it became a serious shooter. That model increased the resolution from 2 to 5 megapixels and it added a powerful flash to brighten dim shots.
With the combination of third-party photo-editing apps and subsequent iOS upgrades, the iPhone 4 developed into one of the better camera phones on the market. But then last week Apple made it even better with the
Indeed, the iPhone 4S has a few significant improvements over the
Promises, however, are just promises, so to show you how much better the iPhone 4S is over the iPhone 4, I've lined up a few shots in the accompanying. After taking the same photo with both phones, the differences in color accuracy, detail, and sharpness are very clear. Lori Grunin, CNET's photo expert, offered more in-depth commentary, which I repeated in the slideshow.