Xiaomi will unveil a new series of smartphones tomorrow in China, as per company co-founder Lei Jun.
Xiaomi teased a phone with impressive selfie camera, which leads us to believe that the Xiaomi Mi CC9 and Mi CC9e will be the stars of the show.
The Xiaomi Mi CC9 has a motorized flip up camera that looks just like the one on the Asus Zenfone 6 and is expected to pack similar hardware - a 48MP main camera, and in addition to the ultrawide there will likely be a telephoto unit as well.
The Xiaomi Mi CC9 will use a Snapdragon 730 and come with a pearl finish with pink accent so as to cater to the feminine crowd.
The Xiaomi Mi CC9e is expected to look just like the Mi 9 and be powered by a Snapdragon 712 and a 4,000mAh battery with 18W charging. Camera-wise it should offer a 32MP selfie snapper, a 48MP main camera combined with an ultrawide and telephoto.
Well, we have achieved water proofing in a 3.5mm jack phone 4 years ago (Galaxy S7), so I believe quality can be managed. Your sensor idea is a good one, except it won't save cost much. Lenses are the expensive part. Also, to achieve higher zo...