Xiaomi’s brings interchangeable lenses to phones with its new 12S Ultra Concept smartphone

Nov 5, 2022
John Aldred

The idea of using a lens from a “real camera” on a smartphone is not new. There have been a number of adapters announced over…

Xiaomi’s 12S Ultra packs a huge 1-Inch camera sensor with Leica optics

Jul 4, 2022
John Aldred

Xiaomi has now officially announced its new Xiaomi 12S Ultra smartphone, bringing with it a pair of half-inch sensors for ultrawide and periscope zoom cameras…

Xiaomi pilfers Leica away from Huawei for new 12 Ultra phone

May 24, 2022
Alex Baker

Phone company Xiaomi has recently revealed that it will be partnering with camera brand Leica for its next flagship phone, the Xiaomi 12 Ultra. Previously,…

Qualcomm shows off world’s first 8K HDR footage from a smartphone but it looks kinda terrible

May 6, 2022
John Aldred

Qualcomm has posted a video showing what they say is “Professional-quality” 8K HDR footage from the Xiaomi 12 smartphone. It’s the world’s first phone that…

Xiaomi MIX 4 features under-display camera, but no liquid lenses

Aug 10, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Xiaomi has announced Mi MIX 4, its first smartphone with an under-display front camera. It’s not the first-ever, but it’s one of few phones that…

Xiaomi teases new Mi MIX – the world’s first smartphone with a liquid lens

Mar 26, 2021
John Aldred

Xiaomi has teased their upcoming Mi MIX smartphone with a camera that contains a world’s first. It’s going to have a liquid lens that adjusts…

Xiaomi shows off retractable smartphone lens with IS, increased sensitivity and sharpness

Nov 6, 2020
John Aldred

It’s been a long time coming, and they’ve been common in compact cameras since the days of 35mm film, but it looks like retractable lenses…

Light bows out of the smartphone camera industry

Jun 16, 2020
John Aldred

It’s been an interesting journey for Light, the company that brought us that crazy 16-lens camera five years ago. It garnered a lot of hype…

Xiaomi to partner with Nikon, Canon or even Hasselblad for their next camera array, report suggests

Jan 25, 2020
Ole Henrik Skjelstad

The competition is fierce among smartphone brands. The camera and camera features are now a critical aspect in phone marketing. More megapixels, more cameras, and…

Xiaomi launches the CC9 Pro, their first 108-megapixel camera smartphone

Nov 6, 2019
John Aldred

Xiaomi recently teased a new smartphone containing Samsung’s new 108-megapixel sensor, the Xiomi Mi Mix Alpha, although this phone won’t be going into mass production,…