Sony is working on a 100-megapixel camera sensor for smartphones

Sony is working on its first 100-megapixel camera sensor, according to Gizmochina, citing

insider Digital Chat Station.The new sensor will be designed for mid-range smartphones. The 100-megapixel sensor will be part of the Sony IMX8 series. There is no further information about the upcoming 100-megapixel sensor. The IMX8 series debuted with the 54MP IMX800 1/1.49 sensor that was used in the Honor 70 series. Given that the 100MP sensor will be aimed at mid-range smartphones, we can expect it to do a decent job with imaging capabilities. note the authors of the portal.

With a 100 megapixel sensor, Sony willcompete with Samsung, which is already working on a 200-megapixel ISOCELL HP3 sensor. Motorola plans to introduce a smartphone with a 200-megapixel ISOCELL HP1 sensor next month. In addition, many phones on the market use the 108-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL sensor.