Nokia at MWC today, introduced new Symbian Belle-running Nokia PureView 808 smartphone with a monster 41MP sensor. However, technically the sensor is able to capture the images of 3 MP, 5 MP, 8 MP, 38 MP at 4:3 aspect ratios and 2 MP, 5 MP [Default], 8 MP, 34 MP at 16:9 aspect ratios.
Featuring a single-core processor, clocked at 1.3GHz, the new PureView 808 phone comes equipped with a 16:9 4-inch nHD (640 x 360) AMOLED curved Gorilla Glass display, 512MB of RAM, and of course the phone is Symbian Belle OS powered. Other features include 16GB of internal storage with micro SD card slot, USB, NFC, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 3.0.
Nokia has been reportedly working with Carl Zeiss for a very long time to produce this 41 MP sensor. This 41MP camera allows you to video recording as high as FullHD 1080p at 30 fps and there’s also 720p@30fps. Video is encoded in H264 and supports stereo sound recording. The giant image sensor also allows 4x zoom in 1080p and 6x in 720p.
The Nokia 808 PureView will be available in Q2 of 2012 starting in Europe at a price of about € 450. We’ll keep you guys updated with latest. Read more here about Nokia PureView 808’ technology (PDF).
Source – Nokia Press Release
Via – Nokia Conversations