Nexus 5 won't have MEMS camera, first batch order for the modules goes to Oppo
0. phoneArena 09 Oct 2013, 02:14 posted on
Last week's wild speculation that the Nexus 5 might sport a MEMS camera module was debunked by DigitalOptics themselves. The company sent us an official confirmation that they have nothing to do with the camera module in the Nexus 5, rather the first natch order is placed by Oppo for its future phones...
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1. woodshop20 (Posts: 459; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)
While tech giants like Apple and Samsung are sitting back and enjoying their profits, smaller companies like Oppo are actually doing some work.
2. darkskoliro (Posts: 995; Member since: 07 May 2012)
rude. cant you see samsung is making flexy phones for all of us! and apple is on their way to find a new design for their next model after two generations of having elongated their last one 4 years ago.
5. woodshop20 (Posts: 459; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)
Not sure if serious or sarcastic.
If not sarcastic, then:
a) Samsung's bendy screen phone is pointless, they're just trying to rush out half-baked products for the sake of being first.
b) Apple finding a new design? I doubt it, seeing as it's Apple, they'll probably change the radius of their corners by a few millimeters and market it as a "revolutionary design".
7. woodshop20 (Posts: 459; Member since: 14 Sep 2013)
Oh, ok then. You got me there for a sec. ;)
9. darkskoliro (Posts: 995; Member since: 07 May 2012)
sarcasm will never work on the internet :P
11. duder52 (Posts: 27; Member since: 14 Jun 2013)
Yes, a flex panel that doesn't break when dropped is pointless. It's also pointless that they are so thin bigger batteries can be put into phones.
3. itsdeepak4u2000 (Posts: 2822; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)
Google is unlucky here for not getting MEMS for Nexus 5 as Sammy was for OIS for their Note III.
Oppos is bringing something RAW here.
8. yudi.nemesis (Posts: 1127; Member since: 14 Mar 2013)
RAW maybe, But in theory Oppo N1 camera is much more superior than the Note 3 camera.
Sony 13MP Camera sensor with F/2.0 aperture and 6 lenses.
Long exposure up to 8 seconds.
dual LED flash and fujitsu image processor.
4. silver (Posts: 21; Member since: 02 Aug 2012)
too bad googel will not use that technology I wanted them to bring something new
10. softfurryanus (banned) (Posts: 232; Member since: 09 Jul 2013)
Oppo is the company that I want to see a nexus from.