Sony is the camera darling of the smartphone world and with the purchase of Toshiba’s imaging unit, boy, does it ever know it. While Samsung has played around with its own snapshot technology, it still does business with Sony for some of its mobile camera work. “Some” may soon include the upcoming Galaxy S7.
According to a respected Weibo leaker, it looks like Samsung is asking about Sony’s latest IMX sensors for use in its next spring flagship.
Samsung is in talks to buy Sony’s IMX 300 series camera sensor. Galaxy S7 should still use ISOCELL [...]