Like the Galaxy Note 20 series, the Samsung Galaxy S30 (Samsung Galaxy S30) series will not have a time-of-flight (TOF) sensor …
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August 17, 2020, 12:33 PM IST
Apple uses a direct TOF sensor, while Samsung's sensor indirect uses TOF. Therefore, Apple's cameras have a two-fold range and they are able to measure distances up to six meters whereas Samsung has this capacity of three meters.
Both Samsung and Apple do not directly manufacture their TOF sensors, they buy its components from Sony. According to the report, Apple reportedly has an exclusive contract with Sony for direct TOF technology, although Samsung's upcoming flagship product will feature super imaging technology. It is expected that the S20 Ultra successor will support a 150 megapixel primary camera. The Galaxy S30 can be powered by Snapdragon, 875 mobile platform or Samsung's indigenous Exynos 1000.