Sony hasn’t sold a 100MP phone camera sensor yet, but that could change this year. Digital Chat Station, a reliable news site. Recently said that a Japanese hardware company is now working on its first 100MP camera sensor. The sensor is more likely for use in high-end mid-range phones than in high-end flagship phones, though.
The 100MP phone camera sensor is rumored to be part of the Sony IMX8 series. The source of this information is Chinese. The Honor 70 series just came out with a 54MP 1/1.49 camera on this series “sensor. Even though the source didn’t give any details about the upcoming 100-megapixel sensor. We know that because it’s for the mid-range market. It won’t be the biggest or best Sony sensor available right now.
People say that the company is also working on a series of sensors called IMX9. Which will have more features than IMX8 sensors and will compete with powerful sensors made by companies like Samsung. The company is now working on the sensors, the report says. Both the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra and Motorola Edge 30 Ultra are rumoring to use the 200MP HP1 sensor from a Korean smartphone firm.
Also, Samsung is putting a lot of work into making a sensor that is much bigger than its current flagship model, the GN2, which is a huge 1/1.12 inches “device.
If the rumors that Sony is working on a 100-megapixel photo sensor turn out to be true. The company may release its first smartphone with a 108-megapixel camera this year or the next.