The front-facing digital camera has been a reasonably fixed bugbear for cellphone makers for numerous years now. Xiaomi definitely isn’t the primary to supply a intelligent technological resolution to the issue — and it’s additionally definitely not the one firm to point out off under-screen digital camera tech — however subsequent 12 months, it’s dedicated to bringing that know-how to market.
The producer famous its plans immediately as a part of its earnings report, stating that it’ll start manufacturing handsets utilizing the newest model of the know-how it’s been engaged on for numerous years now. This truly represents the third technology of the tech. The first didn’t exist exterior of the lab and the second was proven off to the general public however by no means made it into manufacturing.
There are little question all kinds of sensible causes for that. Among them appears to be the difficulty of pixel density. For causes that should be fairly apparent, there’s an enormous query of learn how to keep a constant pixel density within the space of the display that sits on prime of the front-facing digital camera. Xiaomi claims to have solved the issue, nonetheless.
“The self-developed pixel association utilized in Xiaomi’s third Generation Under-Display Camera Technology permits the display to go mild via the hole space of sub-pixels, permitting every single pixel to retain a whole RGB subpixel format with out sacrificing pixel density,” it writes in a weblog put up.
Xiaomi says it’s been in a position to successfully double the pixel density of competing know-how, letting mild via to the digital camera, with out sacrificing the uniformity of the display. It appears good within the side-by-side movies the corporate has launched, however clearly it’s value reserving judgement till mass manufacturing begins subsequent 12 months.