Apple will implement one of the chips of the cameras of Huawei and Samsung only in 2022
The flagships of the biggest brands are increasingly using a special camera to optical zoom, sophisticated periscope-optics.
However, Apple is not going to rush to implement this technology. Respected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a new note, put forward a prediction that an iPhone with a periscope camera will be presented only in 2022, but the first steps in this direction are already being made now. Specialist says that in a cohort of partners Apple has included Semco and Sunny Optical (Korean and Chinese manufacturer of optics, respectively) to diversify suppliers and reduce the cost of components. It Semco allegedly given the task of preparing complex optics for “iPhone 14”. But in that year the work on improvement of quality and productivity.
Earlier it was reported that the iPhone 12 will be increased in size, “wells” that are conditioned to the latest optics 8 lenses. The composition of the chamber will remain in Pro versions: standard, wide angle and telephoto, but will be added to the LiDAR-scanner for AR. The official announcement will take place in the fall.