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Apple could up the megapixel count and the screen size for the iPhone 9

The "above 12 MP" improved camera modules will begin production in October 2017. (Source: Apple)
The "above 12 MP" improved camera modules will begin production in October 2017. (Source: Apple)
Apple plans to include camera modules with more than 12 MP in the iPhone 9 models. The company has already booked the Largan Chinese facility and will roll out the new camera modules that could feature dual or multiple lenses, large apertures, and 3D sensing functions starting October 2017.
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iPhone 9 details are starting to emerge already, even if the 2017 model hasn’t yet been released. It looks like Apple is planning to release an iPhone 9 version with a huge 6.5-inch screen, while all 2018 models will most likely include upgraded cameras. According to DigiTimes, Apple has already booked the Largon facility in China for the production of “above 12 MP” camera modules. Largon is expected to accommodate monthly production capacities of 600 million lens modules in the future, six times the current capacity. The production of the new camera models will start in October 2017.

Largan CEO Lin En-Ping also stated that the future camera modules will be developed with dual or multiple lenses, large apertures and 3D sensing functions. Larger apertures will provide brighter images in low-light conditions, without having to rely on increased ISO ratings. This will bring the image quality of future smartphones closer to what DSLRs can achieve.

Meanwhile, Apple fans will have to settle for the 12 MP cameras in the iPhone 8 that is supposed to be launched on September 12.

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Bogdan Solca
Bogdan Solca - Senior Tech Writer - 1571 articles published on Notebookcheck since 2017
I first stepped into the wondrous IT&C world when I was around seven years old. I was instantly fascinated by computerized graphics, whether they were from games or 3D applications like 3D Max. I'm also an avid reader of science fiction, an astrophysics aficionado, and a crypto geek. I started writing PC-related articles for Softpedia and a few blogs back in 2006. I joined the Notebookcheck team in the summer of 2017 and am currently a senior tech writer mostly covering processor, GPU, and laptop news.
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Bogdan Solca, 2017-09- 6 (Update: 2017-09- 6)