• Samsung Galaxy S9 Teardown Shows the Variable Aperture Lens in Action

    6 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    JerryRigEverything just published this 7-minute teardown video of the Samsung Galaxy S9 , and one of the interesting things it reveals is the mechanical workings of the DxOMark-leading camera , which is the first smartphone camera to feature a variable aperture.
    After opening up the phone and examining the camera module, JerryRigEverything finds a lever that allows the blades to be physically opened and closed, toggling the lens between apertures of f/2.4 and f/1.5.
    “Magnets make the world go round, and the same is true here with the OIS and aperture switch inside this camera unit,”...
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