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Will this sensor power your next smartphone's camera?

OmniVision's slimmed-down 8-megapixel OV8850 sensor promises to bring full HD video capture with image stabilization to next-gen smartphones and tablets.

By Aug. 4, 2011


iPhone 5 camera powered by Sony sensor

Photography is ever more important in smartphone usage, and a close-up view shows that Sony got the coveted spot supplying the sensor for Apple's new smartphone.

By Sep. 23, 2012


Is this LG Nexus 5 leak the future? Or fantasy?

These rumored specs for one of a handful of prototypes Google could be evaluating are almost too good to be true.

By Mar. 16, 2013


iPhone 5 set for 8-megapixel camera as Sony boss spills image sensor beans

Sony CEO Sir Howard Stringer seemingly let the cat out of the bag on the iPhone 5's camera, after confirming on stage at a conference that his company is supplying image sensors to Apple.

By Apr. 4, 2011


Next iPhone may have 1080p-capable hi-def camera

Apple's next iPhone could have a camera capable of recording 1080p video, now that sensor supplier OmniVision has upgraded its wares.

By May. 19, 2011


Sony developing new photo light sensor

Technology is similar to a recently unveiled chip from Omnivision.

By Jun. 13, 2008


Did Sony CEO leak plans for iPhone 5 camera?

Reports say Sony chief may have let slip that Sony is making camera components for Apple's next-generation iPhone--and that delivery of the components is delayed due to factory damage in Japan.

By Apr. 2, 2011


Sushi photo could come from the iPhone 5

A photo of a plate of sushi making the rounds today appears to be taken by Apple's next iPhone. Posted to Flickr, it's listed as an iPhone 4, but the EXIF data says otherwise.

By Sep. 7, 2011


Phone photo quality interests Google, Microsoft

Want something more sophisticated than a megapixel count to judge a phone camera? Two tech titans have joined an effort to offer a better guide.

By Dec. 3, 2009


Inside the iPhone 5

In the wake of rampant rumors about the design and timing of the iPhone 5, it's also worth a look inside the expected update to Apple's popular smartphone.

By Sep. 3, 2011