Samsung announces new 8 MP ISOCELL sensor for front-facing cameras

The new Samsung-made sensors should bring richer images, and enhanced color reproduction to front-facing cameras...
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46. yoosufmuneer

Posts: 1518; Member since: Feb 14, 2015

Are you really butthurt? "My First Language May Not Be Engineering but I do know that this stuff (GS6 and GS6 Edge) will not BEND" and they showed how GS6 kicked IP6 Plus out of the table. 16MP camera with f/1.9 lens kicked out your "iSight". Your "iSight" is "iBLIND" at Night.

4. charlesxph

Posts: 35; Member since: Jan 04, 2015

They should have put that on the edge.

23. JMartin22

Posts: 2370; Member since: Apr 30, 2013

Wonderful, we'll get even more detail, better colors, and low-light capabilities with this sensor than we currently do in the S6 I'm willing to wager. This is good, for many years front facing cameras were always neglected and thrown in the same sensor with megapixel counts usually ranging around 2 MP with no adjustments. Now they get as much fine tuning and improvement as rear cameras now.

36. keekguy

Posts: 40; Member since: Aug 17, 2014

Really?? Why to develop a camera module, one day after Galaxy s6 press? Make sense to port it on the flagship, not to make it after the flagship!

43. insanity99

Posts: 104; Member since: Feb 28, 2015

Lol.. Tim Cook is being bullied here..
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