Now a days, consumers looks for every features in the smartphones and the camera became the important part of the device – high-end camera with more megapixels and more features is equal to more chance of buying. In this post, let’s see the rumored camera features of Google’s Nexus 6 as well as Apple’s iPhone 6, where both are much awaited smartphones of the year.
Now we can see many smartphone-makers focusing more on best configurations for cameras. There are already plenty of camera-centric smartphones available such as Nokia Lumia 1020, Nokia Lumia 1520 Windows Phones as well as HTC One, HTC One M8, Samsung Galaxy S5 Android phones too. The last device from Apple, iPhone 5s had also a decent camera, but the dedicated camera chip makes it distant from other players. As we have premium Apple iPhone 6 and affordable Nexus 6 smartphone rumors wandering around, we will compare these two device’s rumored camera features.
Both Google Nexus 6 and Apple iPhone 6 to be launched in 2014, may be the first one to be come with a different name called as Android Silver. Both the devices has garnered much attention from its own fan-base. There are high expectations from these handsets, especially, the camera configurations. There are no official specifications of these devices has been revealed yet.
iPhone 6 camera can do the magic this time?
Apple has been showing its premium and innovative technology throughout its mobile phones since the inception. No matter how large the other brands’ megapixels, Apple played a nice game by retaining the megapixels and adding a separate dedicated processor for iPhone cameras, especially in its last model. Apple fanboys were expecting a 13MP to 16MP camera in iPhone 5s, but the company has delivered only 8MP camera with dedicated camera chip and some additional camera features.
As per the current rumors roaming around the market, Apple will be implementing a really smart camera to its upcoming iOS smartphone, which could beat all other Android smartphones.
As we have seen in a iPhone 6 concept video, Apple will be adding a optical zoom feature with optical image stabilization and that could bring the resolution of the output as crisp and clear like taken from a DSLR cameras. Apple iPhone 6 to be come with 13-megapixel camera with this OIS technology. This time, the Cupertino will be adding a much powerful dedicated camera chip and it might be using the dual-camera technology in the 2014 flagship.
If Apple launches two different iPhone models based on the size, it might also experiment by inserting two different version of the camera configuration on both devices.
Google Nexus 6 – Will it be a camera-centric smartphone?
Android Silver (if not Google Nexus 6) will be a best shot from Google to lure budget-minded as well as premium smartphone users. Google is expecting much more from its next-generation Nexus smartphones. It’s not clear who will be manufacturing the Nexus 6 smartphones, but our sources says that the LG G3‘s affordable version will become the Nexus 6.
Rumor mills has got their own views on the upcoming Nexus device’s camera configurations. Some says that it would be coming with 13-megapixel camera and some says that 16-megapixel camera. There are also some rumors suggests that the Google Nexus 6 to be featuring a 20-megapixel camera with 5-megapixel front camera with a “selfie assistant” feature as well as a HDR mode for primary camera. After selling its Motorola smartphone unit to Lenovo in a $2.91 billion deal, now it’s a do or die situation for Google in smartphone field. So, the company will definitely add a powerful camera that could take really impressive photos soon.
As far as the marketing capture concerned, both Apple and Google will try its best to come up with a best smartphone with impressive specifications. And the smartphone camera will be the key player to change the decisive ability of the consumers. As we, the fanboys has to rely on rumors and speculations before seeing the actual launch, it will be hard to conclude the comparison with a verdict. One thing is clear, Apple iPhone 6 will be a premium device, as usual and the Google Nexus 6 will be an affordable device with premium specs sheet.
Stay tuned for more updates on the latest smartphones. Which one of these are your most preferred choice – premium or affordable?