Galaxy S7 is the first phone with Dual Pixel autofocus, here's what it means

So, why did Samsung move from the already blazing fast phase-detection autofocus to a brand new Dual Pixel technology on the newly-announced Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. Not only is the 12 MP camera sensor a radical departure from the megapixel rat race we've seen on flagship phones for a few years now, but the whole camera module is brand new, with much bigger individual pixels, and a Dual Pixel focusing tech for the first time in a phone...
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67. belovedson

Posts: 1060; Member since: Nov 30, 2010

this phone is a game breaker. the ability for any phone to capture that much light in a tiny little phone is impressive. i only wish it was rootable and bootloader unlocked. samsung is losing out to a potential 10 percent of the android market because there are still alot of us who use and prefer different roms, kernals, and customization.
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