Apple will enhance the scale of the digicam bump on the “iPhone 14 Professional” and “iPhone 14 Professional Max” to accommodate a brand new 48-megapixel digicam sensor, in accordance with revered trade analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.
Taking to Twitter on Sunday to debate just lately leaked “iPhone 14 Professional” schematics which revealed modifications to the rear digicam bump, Kuo mentioned “The primary purpose for the bigger and extra outstanding rear-camera bump of the 14 Professional/Professional Max is upgrading the huge digicam to 48MP (vs. 13 Professional/Professional Max’s 12MP). The diagonal size of 48MP CIS will enhance by 25-35%, and the peak of 48MP’s 7P lens will enhance by 5-10%.”
This isn’t the primary time that Apple has been rumored to be including a 48MP sensor to the iPhone. Taiwanese analysis agency TrendForce claimed in January that this yr’s upcoming “iPhone 14 Professional” may have a notable digicam improve over the iPhone 13 Professional, marking the primary megapixel improve on an iPhone because the iPhone 6s.
Kuo has beforehand mentioned the “iPhone 14 Professional” will “elevate cell phone digicam pictures to a brand new degree,” with its 48-megapixel digicam with 8K video recording.
Regardless of the general look anticipated to stay the identical, a protracted line of rumors counsel Apple shall be dropping the notch from this yr’s “iPhone 14 Professional” and “iPhone 14 Professional Max” by introducing new pill-shape and round show cutouts to deal with the machine’s Face ID parts and front-facing digicam module, eradicating the oblong notch from the highest of the iPhone’s show, as visualized right here.