iPhone 16 Pro Max will have a bigger, better primary camera sensor, tipster claims


The iPhone 16 Pro Max – Apple's alleged successor to the iPhone 15 Pro Max launched last year – may come with more powerful camera capabilities in the coming months, according to details shared by a tipster. The company's top-of-the-line iPhone model is said to be equipped with an improved 48-megapixel primary camera sensor that is larger than the one used in the current (iPhone 15 Pro Max) and previous generation (iPhone 14 Pro Max). Is. models, offer more advanced camera capabilities.

Tipster Digital Chat Station leaked iPhone 16 Pro Max camera details via a Weibo post (in Chinese) on Wednesday. iPhone 16 Pro Max will be equipped with a 48-megapixel Sony IMX903 camera sensor with a customized design. According to the tipster, it will feature a 14-bit analog-to-digital converter (ADC) and digital gain control (DGC) for better camera performance.

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Apple has equipped the iPhone 15 Pro Max and iPhone 14 Pro Max models with a 1/1.28-inch primary camera sensor, but this year's top-of-the-line models may have a new, larger 1/1.14-inch sensor. Could. This means that the company's alleged flagship iPhone model for 2024 could capture better photos in low-light scenarios while offering better dynamic range and Bokeh capabilities.

Earlier this month, TF Securities International analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicted that the iPhone 16 Pro models will be equipped with an advanced ultra-wide-angle camera, while the tetraprism telephoto camera setup will make its way from the iPhone 15 Pro Max. A smaller iPhone 16 Pro model arriving later this year.

Based on these claims, it appears that both the iPhone 16 Pro and iPhone 16 Pro Max will have two upgraded cameras. Meanwhile, according to Kuo, Apple's 2025 models – expected to launch as the iPhone 17 series – will be equipped with an upgraded selfie camera, ranging from a 12-megapixel camera with a 5P lens to a 24-megapixel with a 6P lens. There will be a camera.

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