The Chinese company Xiaomi, is going to launch a 48MP camera-focused phone in January next year. The news was disclosed today by none other than Xiaomi’s President Lin Bin. He shared a snapshot of a mysterious phone with a 48-megapixel camera. Xiaomi recently released the flagship MI MIX 3 this year and leaving no stones unturned for the upcoming year. Xiaomi’s 48MP camera phone is definitely an interesting news for the fans as the company finally starts focussing on the smartphone camera.
Till now, only Samsung and Sony have launched their own 48-megapixel sensors. The sensors are IMX586 sensor or Samsung ISOCELL GM1. It’s quite possible that this new mysterious Xiaomi’s 48MP phone may carry either of them at the back.
The image reveals a lot of information like vertical camera setup, dual LED flash, glass back and volume buttons on the right side of the smartphone. This could be MI9 or new lineup from Xiaomi. We will update you as soon as the information is available.