We finally got to see the latest Nokia at the Mobile World Congress 2019, and it looks incredible! The highly anticipated camera that comes with five lenses on the rear break the record in the number of lenses used on a smartphone.
If you thought that it is an overkill, then think again. The five cameras work together in snapping the sharpest and most detailed images ever taken by a smartphone. How do these lenses function?
Nokia 9 PureView Penta-Lens Camera Setup
The five lenses were made with ZEISS optics, a trusted brand in the professional camera world.
The new Nokia smartphone uses its five ZEISS lenses to shoot the same 12 MP at the same aperture f/1.8, two in RGB and three are monochrome. Each camera will shoot a different exposure of your photo, all mixing the information into a single shot. Also, each camera will automatically adjust the exposure for a dynamic range that will be enhanced when in different light conditions.
But with Nokia 9 PureView’s penta-camera system, you don’t just get an ultra-detailed image. You can also shoot RAW photos, film in 4K HDR, and if that is not enough, then you can use the 20 MP selfie camera.
The Nokia 9 PureView does not just bring an incredible camera system, but also specs that can be encountered in most flagship smartphones. We are talking about edge to edge display, a 6-inch, 2880×1440 resolution screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. You will also notice a fingerprint scanner under the screen and the USB-C port. Another handy feature is the Qi wireless charging.
As you can see, this phone was not created just for photographers. HMD Global has done a great job with this smartphone in terms of both hardware and software. Nokia 9 PureView also looks stylish, even though it only comes in one single color version.
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