The flagship smartphones from the Chinese brands Huawei and Oppo, namely Huawei P30 Pro and Oppo Reno 10X Zoom. All these use a periscope lens to enhance the quality of photography. Now, it seems, another Chinese smartphone company Xiaomi will soon join the list.
This announce in connection with a recent statement by the company “Camera Components and Electronic Devices”. Xiaomi’s is constantly making efforts to improve the camera performance of its devices. The company recently brought Sony’s 48MP IMX 586 sensor to a mid-range device. Now this new patent is a step further in that direction.
The company’s patent shows that the camera components described in the Xiaomi. The company patent scheme include a main lens as well as at least one potential auxiliary lens. This shows that when installing the main lens at least one optical axis perpendicular to light axis of main lens. When matching the input of the auxiliary lens of the periscope with the light output of the main lens. After that you can use the auxiliary lens of the periscope. without increasing the thickness of the main lens.
It is not yet sure in which of their future smartphones Xiaomi will use this new camera technology. The company can use this in the Mi MIX series, considering that this is the most expensive series from Xiaomi. Please note that this is just an assumption, and the technology may appear in some other device. But still it is worth looking forward to the Mi MIX 4. The company is launching its much-awaited device, the K20 Pro, on July 17 in India. The device is powered by Qualcomm’s flagship SoC, the Snapdragon 855, based on a 7nm process. It features a triple camera setup on the rear, while the front camera is housed in a pop-up mechanism.