Microsoft details the camera "magic" in the Lumia 950 and 950 XL (with pictures)

There's only about one month to wait before the Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL are released and as is tradition with high-end Lumia devices, the expectation is that the camera will be killer. Today, Microsoft published a pretty in-depth (and poetically worded) blog post talking about what it calls the camera "magic" built into the new Lumia flagships...
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45. willy42

Posts: 36; Member since: Mar 02, 2015

How come companies are all unwilling to provide specs regarding size of sensor?

50. DoggyDangerous

Posts: 1028; Member since: Aug 28, 2015

Bcoz they want ppl to believe, what they have implemented is the best.

51. hound.master

Posts: 1044; Member since: Feb 27, 2015

The sensor size is 1/2.4 !?

70. Danny86PV

Posts: 11; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

4:3 photos appear to have the same resolution than the ones from Lumia 930. Not sure if there were any generational changes on the sensor but going from F2.4 to F1.9 is a big deal all by itself. Throw in new optics, new algorithms and you get something awesome.

52. 7thspaceman

Posts: 1597; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

Folks is there any hope of Verizon getting a Flagship MS Lumia smartphone that shots great pictures like this one ? Verizon no linger sells their Nokia Lumia 928 or ICON. their Nokia lumia 735 is not as good as the 640/640XL. Looks like Verizon wants their Windows smart phone fans to become AT & T customers.

63. Penny

Posts: 1851; Member since: Feb 04, 2011

So far there has been no hope. At Microsoft stores, they flat out tell you this phone will not work on Verizon. I am still waiting for the official release of these phones to start worrying about staying or switching. I honestly love the hardware. I would have no qualms whatsoever about buying this device. But I have a family plan on Verizon, and nobody else on my plan is going to switch, so I'll be paying noticeably more ($40ish per month) to continue the family plan on Verizon AND get an individual line on AT&T.

64. goodmorrow

Posts: 26; Member since: Feb 12, 2014

Lets be real for a moment. If streaming services would update their apps for Windows Phones I would not have a problem buying one.
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