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Apple buys LinX to enhance iPhone 6S photos

LinX imaging 1024x693 - Apple rachète LinX pour améliorer les photos de l

LinX imaging 1024x693 - Apple rachète LinX pour améliorer les photos de l

Apple

Posted: April 16 2015
Updated: May 5, 2015

by Mehdi

This is news that promises clear progress on the photo sensors of our future iPhone and iPad. The Wall street journal indeed reports thatApple has just bought LinX, an Israel-based company specializing in this component. After negotiations, the American giant paid a sum bordering on $ 20 million to complete this acquisition.

LinX imaging 1024x693 - Apple purchases LinX to enhance photos on iPhone 6SWe can therefore expect in the coming months significantly improved cameras on the iPhone 6S and the iPad Air 3 (if such are their names) which will be released at the end of the year, or even on future ones Mac. Photography is an area that can still evolve greatly on our smartphones and tablets, and Apple seems to have understood this well.

Going back to LinX, the company offers very interesting technologies for photo sensors. His most famous models are of the type SLR (Single-Lens Reflex), and favor taking photos in a dark environment. Renderings in 3D are also a strong point of the manufacturer. You understood, the collaboration should be promising!