Official image of the world's first four-camera phone leaks, now where's the monochrome, Samsung?

Official image of the world's first four-camera phone leaks, now where's the monochrome, Samsung?
The Galaxy A9s is shaping up to be the world's first with four cameras. After years of skipping the dual-camera trend, Samsung will apparently go straight ahead of the pack by packing all Four Horsemen of sensor/lens combos that others have been using, into one single device.

The top shelf of the vertical quadro-camera placement is reserved for the 8MP Ultra Wide-angle camera with f/2.4 aperture and a 120 degrees field of view. Immediately after comes the 2x zoom telephoto camera with 10MP resolution and the same aperture. 

A 24MP main sensor will take care of the low-light shots with a wider, f/1.7 aperture, while below the deck is the 5MP sensor for extra depth measurement for those Live Focus and portrait shots. That leaves nothing for the brand that will first introduce a penta-camera phone, unless it slaps an extra monochrome sensor there as well. 

Shhht, we'll stop giving them ideas now, but can't wait to test what is shaping up to be the most versatile camera setup after the one on the LG V40.

source: MySmartPrice

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23 Comments

1. OneLove123

Posts: 650; Member since: Aug 28, 2018

Looks nice.

12. Loveneesh

Posts: 414; Member since: Jul 14, 2015

It should be a great phone at the time it launch, Btw, I think Nokia 9 will come with these type of camera's plus monochrome at rear.

22. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

It looks ugly AF! LMAO! Do you not have eyes in your head to see how ugly this thing is?

2. toosmoove

Posts: 914; Member since: Sep 28, 2017

I mean, just make the whole back of the phone a big @$$ camera lense.

3. Xxtoxicskittlexx

Posts: 128; Member since: Jun 11, 2018

I guess I should put all of my moment lenses on eBay before the launch.

13. rsiders

Posts: 1803; Member since: Nov 17, 2011

Lol all of them.

15. Xxtoxicskittlexx

Posts: 128; Member since: Jun 11, 2018

Lol. Right? Those dang things cost the same combined as buying a phone.

5. gamehead unregistered

But why?

6. BossBryanTantoco

Posts: 17; Member since: Nov 29, 2017

alien phone :D haha

7. Whitedot

Posts: 650; Member since: Sep 26, 2017

What a nonsense. I am pretty sure this will be the reason to justy price hike in the midrange segment. Most likely waste of hardware.

8. sissy246

Posts: 6884; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

Not needed Why not just work on the two cameras they use now.

9. surethom

Posts: 1559; Member since: Mar 04, 2009

Don't want monochrome a good camera will do good in low light without it.

10. Lyngdoh

Posts: 319; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

The front camera is monochrome

11. Chris_ABN

Posts: 171; Member since: May 16, 2018

Not impressed

14. Xperia14

Posts: 1193; Member since: Sep 01, 2015

I'd rather have one excellent camera instead of 3 or 4 so so ones.

16. josephnero

Posts: 773; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

Exactly

17. technitude

Posts: 263; Member since: Dec 19, 2013

Daniel, what do you mean they skipped the dual camera trend. My 2017 Note has 2 back cameras.

18. syntaxlord

Posts: 239; Member since: Oct 01, 2018

It doesn't say that Samsung skipped the dual camera trend. It merely says that Samsung avoided the dual camera trend for several years.

19. cmdacos

Posts: 3739; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

That camera hump is just lazy

20. abhicool

Posts: 41; Member since: Sep 25, 2018

Lens could have been in different pattern. This one is looking like traffic signal.

21. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

Innovation at its finest by Crapsung. Shove more camera's in the phone until Apple release something truly innovative and then copy them! Well done Samsung, start those photocopiers!

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