It’s 2024 and it’s time for the Xiaomi 14 Ultra to be born. Plainly this upcoming flagship will keep true to its ancestor, as the Xiaomi 14 Ultra is rumored to pack a model new state-of-the-art sensor from Sony. Up to now, it’s discovered on the Oppo Find X7 Ultra – the cellular images world is in love with this phone proper now (it shines with a twin periscope telephoto setup, providing 3x and 6x optical zoom).
Additionally, there’s a risk that the Xiaomi 14 Ultra will launch in a few weeks. Let’s get into it.
What’s so particular about this new main camera sensor?
The Xiaomi 14 Ultra would possibly get the Sony LYT-900 one-inch sort sensor, the non secular successor to the insanely widespread and beloved IMX989 sensor from Sony.
LYT is brief for LYTIA, and that’s the new product model of picture sensors for cellular gadgets developed by SSS (Sony Semiconductor Options Company).
It’s pronounced “Lye-tee-ya”, not Lithya, Lythia or Litya.
The LYT-900 sensor is known as a bit like a Terminator (bear in mind the T-800 and the T-1000?) and is predicted to be as environment friendly as them. The LYT-900 is the high-of-the-line mannequin in Sony’s LYT collection, being a 50-megapixel one-inch sort sensor with particular person pixels measuring 1.6μm.
The LYT-900 beast might probably be put in in one other upcoming camera-centric phone: the vivo X100 Pro Plus. On a facet notice: the rumor has it that this vivo machine will carry a 200MP periscope telephoto camera with 10x optical and 200x digital zoom to the desk. My my my!
In case that’s not sufficient for you, there’s extra that makes the Xiaomi 14 Ultra a camera beast.
Per the Android Headlines report, the new Ultra from Xiaomi might supply a variable aperture of f/1.6 via f/4.0 for the main sensor. The 50MP periscope telephoto zoom camera will reportedly have a f/2.5 lens and 120mm focal size. The phone is rumored to supply a 50MP ultrawide camera and a second 50MP zoom camera.
On the non-camera associated stuff: the Xiaomi 14 Ultra might embrace a curved OLED show with a 2K decision and a 120Hz refresh price, a Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor paired with as much as 16GB of LPDDR5X RAM, as much as 1TB of UFS 4.0 storage, a 5,180mAh battery with 90W wired charging and 50W wi-fi charging, an ultrasonic in-show fingerprint scanner, two-means satellite tv for pc communication, and Android 14-based HyperOS.
The rumors are that the Xiaomi 14 Ultra is about to be unveiled at the finish of February. Hmm, let’s see what’s set for the finish of February… Oh, proper: the MWC 2024 in Barcelona! We already talked about the risk of the Xiaomi 14 rolling out globally at the MWC 2024 and we expressed hopes that the Xiaomi 14 Professional might additionally make it to Barcelona.
If, nevertheless, we get a Spanish unveiling of the Ultra variant as properly, it’d be one other Christmas.