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Samsung launch 108MP camera sensor in collaboration with Xiaomi

After unveiling the exciting Galaxy Note 10 lineup at its annual Galaxy Unpacked in New York, Samsung has revealed yet another mind-boggling piece of technology.

On Monday, Samsung uncorked a whopping 1/1.33-inch Isocell Bright HMX camera sensor, capable of clicking 108-megapixel pictures in well-lit conditions.

The company worked closely with rivals Xiaomi on this project and is expected to allow the Chinese OEM to take it for a spin before it uses the sensor in its upcoming flagships.

Not only does Isocell Bright HMX manage to click super-sharp 108MP pictures in well-lit conditions, but it also makes use of Samsung’s Tetracell tech to gather more light and create 27MP masterpieces.

Xiaomi’s co-founder, as per CNET, was pleased to introduce the DSLR-grade sensor for the smartphones.

We are very pleased that picture resolutions previously available only in a few top-tier DSLR cameras can now be designed into smartphones.

The sensor — the first to go beyond the 100MP barrier — will also impress videographers, shooting 6K movies at 30 FPS.

Samsung’s 64-megapixel ISOCELL Bright GW1 sensor, which launched in May, will also be available on Xiaomi/RealMe devices, later this year, before making its way into the Galaxy line-up.

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