Industry News

November 12, 2017

Corephotonis on EE Times Silicon 60: Startups to Watch

By Peter Clarke CorePhotonics Ltd. (Tel Aviv, Israel) was founded in 2012 by Professor David Mendlovic of Tel Aviv University, a former chief scientist of the Ministry of Science and today the…
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September 07, 2017

The evolution of zoom on smartphone cameras

By Lars Rehm Corephotonics has published a white paper on "The Evolution of Zoom Camera Technologies in Smartphones", covering early telescopic zooms up to the latest dual-cam systems. Read More
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August 29, 2017

Evolution of Zoom Camera in Smartphones

By Itay Yedid From early days of the Samsung Galaxy K-zoom, through recent iPhone and Samsung Note8 dual cameras, to the future of folded zoom cameras: the technology evolution explained.  Zoom…
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August 28, 2017

Corephotonics Shows iPhone 7+ Zoom Jumps, Presents its Smooth Zoom Solutions

Corephotonics posts a nice video showing iPhone 7 Plus optical zoom jumping in video mode, compares it with its own zoom solution: Unsmooth Camera Transition – iPhone 7 Plus Video Jumping: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8iJorjnz0JM Corephotonics Dual…
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July 18, 2017

DigiTimes Research: Dual-lens smartphone penetration may rise to 50% in 2019

By: Betty Shyu, DIGITIMES Research, Taipei As dual-lens cameras are being increasingly adopted in high-end smartphones, the proportion of smartphones with dual-lens cameras is expected to rise from 16% in…
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June 06, 2017

Dual Cameras for Image Fusion

How best could we utilize the information coming from dual cameras to enhance the overall image quality? By Roy Fridman and Oded Gigushinski Dual camera smartphones are here, faster and…
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March 07, 2017

Seven Noteworthy Smartphone Trends

By Nachiket Mhatre This year’s edition of the Mobile World Congress was a lukewarm affair. While everyone expects Apple to stay away from the event, the unavailability of Snapdragon’s premier…
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March 03, 2017

Optical zoom comes to dual-camera smartphones

By Julien Happich The dual camera zoom module, only 5.5 mm in profile, combines a vertically-mounted wide field of view (FOV) camera with a narrow FOV telephoto lens mounted horizontally…
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February 27, 2017

Oppo 5x Dual Camera Zoom System Unveiled at MWC 2017

By Ketan Pratap Oppo, as promised, has announced its all-new 5x Smartphone Photography Technology dubbed 5x Dual Camera Zoom system, which will debut on the company’s phones later this year.…
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February 27, 2017

Oppo officially announces its 5x optical zoom technology

By Kaloyan C. Just as we suspected, Oppo’s mysterious camera technology turned out to be an optical zooming one. Dubbed 5x, the company’s new tech manages to cram a telephoto lens inside…
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February 27, 2017

Oppo phones will soon have 5x optical zoom

By Aloysius Low You’ll be able to get even closer to subjects without losing details when the Chinese manufacturer eventually releases a phone sporting this tech. Your phone could soon…
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February 27, 2017

In Your Face iPhone 7 Plus, Oppo’s Phones Will Get 5x Optical Zoom

By Tom Pritchard The big theme at this year’s MWC is cameras. Cameras this, cameras that, colour, colour, colour. That’s what I’m hearing. Now Chinese phone-maker Oppo is taking a stab…
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February 23, 2017

Dual lens approach offers new potential for smart phone cameras

Samsung Electro-Mechanics and Corephotonics partnership enables “dramatic enhancements” in image quality. Israeli dual camera imaging technology vendor Corephotonics, based in Tel Aviv, has partnered with camera module integrator Samsung Electro-Mechanics…
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February 23, 2017

Vision & Optical Dual-Camera Zoom Reference Design for Smartphones

By Sensors Staff SANTA CLARA, CA — OmniVision Technologies, Inc. collaborates with dual-camera technology pioneer Corephotonics in producing a dual-camera zoom reference design for mobile devices. Combining OmniVision’s OV12A10 and OV13880…
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September 05, 2016

Why Dual Cameras Are Better?

By Roy Fridman By using dual cameras, smartphone manufacturers are able to support extremely advanced imaging features while keeping the solution slim (below 5mm height), lightweight and robust. September 7,…
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