Specialists OPPO has developed a stable camera with five times zoom for smartphones
OPPO did not introduce at MWC new smartphones, but reported on the development, which could significantly expand the capabilities of the cameras of mobile devices. We are talking about technology the five-time changes of the focal length of lenses for cameras built into smartphones.
— Dual Camera 5x Zoom, in fact, is the dual camera. One of the modules is equipped with a wide angle lens and the second lens, oriented parallel to the plane of the screen and the printed circuit Board of the smartphone. The optical design of this lens incorporates a prism. The thickness of the whole structure is 5.7 mm.
Moving the elements of the telephoto lens, it is possible to obtain a three-fold zoom range. Proprietary algorithm combining the images from two cameras allows you to extend it up to five times. In contrast to the purely digital scaling methods, there is a high quality image.
Note that the telephoto lens equipped with a stabilizer designed to compensate for movements of the camera, especially noticeable when shooting with longer focal length lenses.
Unfortunately, technical details such as resolution and format sensors, as well as the focal range of the manufacturer yet does not.
Source: DP Review