IInteresting news could arrive for the iPhone 16: in fact, the new Apple smartphone could be equipped with a quad-prism telephoto lens.
Although the launch date of the next generation of iPhone 16 It's still a long way off, and rumors are already spreading. Recent speculation, in fact, suggests that the new smartphone from the Cupertino tech giant will be equipped with a quad-prism telephoto lens. Here are the rumors circulating online.
Will the iPhone 16 have a quad-prism telephoto lens?
second MacRumorsApple will introduce the telephoto lens with an innovative quad-prism design in the Pro models of the iPhone 16 series.
After its first appearance on iPhone 15 Pro MaxIt is expected that this technology will be introduced in both the iPhone 16 Pro and iPhone 16 Pro Max in 2024.
In the current lineup, the iPhone 15 Pro doesn't have the new quad-prism telephoto lens, possibly due to a lack of space.
Components needed for this Advanced camera In fact, it takes up much more space than the current telephoto lens, making it essentially incompatible with the smaller device. The Pro model features a 6.1-inch display, while the Pro Max model features a larger 6.7-inch display.
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With the 16th generation iPhone models, Apple is looking to make the devices larger: the iPhone 16 Pro and iPhone 16 Pro Max displays measure – respectively – about 6.3 inches and 6.9 inches.
This expansion provides the space needed for the new tQuad prism telephoto lensa change supported by internal documentation reviewed by MacRumors.
the documentation It also reveals that Camera module design The iPhone 16 Pro is very reminiscent of the device used in the iPhone 15 Pro Max and confirms the presence of quad prism components.
The iPhone 15 Pro Max was of great importance regarding this new technology, as it was in fact the first iPhone to be equipped with it Periscope lens.
How does a quad-prism lens work?
Traditional telephoto lenses achieve their zoom capabilities by extending their range Focal Length. This, however, can make them Huge And impractical. On the other hand, a quadrilateral prism lens uses a Intelligent visual design This allows for significant magnification, without increasing its physical length.
inside lens The prism is quadrilateralThe light enters a series of four prisms that bend it and redirect it toward the image sensor. This arrangement effectively doubles the focal length of the lens, allowing one 5x optical zoom.
The Quad Prismatic Lens also offers many other lenses Advantages Compared to traditional telephoto lenses. can reduce Chromatic aberrationA type of lens distortion that causes color fringing around objects.
Furthermore, it can allow more light to reach Image sensorThis results in clearer and more detailed images, especially in low-light conditions.
Thus a quadriprism lens represents a A breakthrough in smartphone photographyBecause it offers noticeable improvements in zooming without compromising on image quality. It's an exciting technology that's set to revolutionize mobile photography for years to come.
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