iPhone 16 sequence is predicted to reach subsequent yr, however quite a few leaks have already begun to floor on-line, giving us an concept of what to anticipate from Apple’s subsequent flagship telephones. Most not too long ago, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo reiterated his declare that each the iPhone 16 Professional and iPhone 16 Professional Max will characteristic Apple’s tetraprism telephoto lens with improved zoom capabilities. This yr the Cupertino large included a brand new tetraprism lens system with the iPhone 15 Professional Max, enabling help for 5x optical zoom. The smaller iPhone 15 Professional, alternatively, helps 3x optical zoom.
TF Worldwide Securities analyst in a brand new weblog submit on Tuesday claimed that Apple would come with a tetraprism digicam within the iPhone 16 Professional subsequent yr. Within the iPhone 15 lineup, Apple solely outfitted one mannequin with a brand new telephoto lens with as much as 5x optical zoom and a focal size of 120mm — the iPhone 15 Professional Max. The iPhone 15 Professional includes a 12-megapixel telephoto digicam that provides 3x zoom. That is in step with Kuo’s earlier claims.
The addition of a tetraprism digicam within the iPhone 16 Professional would result in a 160 p.c year-on-year progress for Apple’s smartphones, with the inclusion of the digicam on each fashions in 2024, in accordance with Kuo, who provides that lens producer Largan is the unique provider of quadruple reflex periscope digicam lenses for the iPhone 15 Professional Max and the manufacturing yield was at solely 40 p.c. Kuo says that Largan has now considerably improved its yield fee to 70 p.c or above.
Additional, he states that Apple and Huawei are the 2 fastest-growing manufacturers in world periscope digicam smartphone shipments in 2024. Largan would be the major provider of periscope lenses for Apple and Huawei in 2024. Huawei’s P70, P70 Professional and P70 Artwork, that are anticipated to enter manufacturing within the first half of subsequent yr, will even characteristic periscope cameras.
In addition to cameras, the iPhone 16 Professional fashions may deliver show upgrades as effectively. As per a latest report, Apple might pack a 6.27-inch show on the iPhone 16 Professional and a 6.86-inch show on the iPhone 16 Professional Max. The Professional fashions might use 120Hz shows based mostly on the low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) know-how. The iPhone 16 and iPhone 16 Plus fashions are mentioned to keep up 6.12-inch and 6.69-inch shows with 60Hz refresh fee, respectively.