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A newly leaked image gives us a glimpse at HMD Global’s possible upcoming Nokia-branded smartphone (Nokia 9?) with a penta rear camera setup. These different lenses could be used for various focal lengths to create an optical zoom similar to the 16-lens L16. There’s no official word yet on pricing or availability. Continue reading to see a mockup of the entire device.
This is Nokia 9 (2018) with a Penta-Lens camera. (render based on leaks) pic.twitter.com/gOQA8W08Cj
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“Zeiss has been a long-standing camera partner for Nokia phones; its lenses have featured in models of the company’s past and the current generation of devices. It has even applied for a patent on a miniaturized camera zoom system – which looks similar to the one in the leaked photo. Earlier in the year, a design sketch of the phone was leaked showing off the penta-camera system which matches the leaked image,” reports TNW.