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 [...]
Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Samsung’s new ISOCELL camera technology for smartphones, and how this is better than BSI sensors. Then we talk about the Nokia World event, and what we should expect from the company, even though Microsoft is not using Nokia in their branding. Motorola is next as the company is issuing a software update to fix the camera issues of the Moto X. HTC is next as the company still struggles with supply issues to build enough smartphones for the market, and still it seems they’re also working on their own processor. We end [...]