Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Researchers Hack Galaxy S5's Fingerprint Scanner
Pioneer's Car Multimedia Systems To Support Apple's CarPlay
Broadcom Doubles Wi-Fi Speed of Devices
Sony Offers New BRAVIA 4K TV Line-Up, Media Player and Content Options
Corning USB 3.Optical Cables Now Available
Toshiba 4K Ultra HD Laptop Retails For $1500
BlackBerry Invests in NantHealth
Ricoh Releases 51.4-Mpixel Pentax 645Z SLR Camera
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Mobiles > Camera ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, October 28, 2004
Camera phones are 'must-haves'


Four times more mobiles with cameras in them will be sold in Europe by the end of 2004 than last year, says a report from analysts Gartner.

Globally, the number sold will reach 159 million, an increase of 104%.

The report predicts that nearly 70% of all mobile phones sold will have a built-in camera by 2008. Improving imaging technology in mobiles is making them an increasingly "must-have" buy. In Europe, cameras on mobiles can take 1.3 megapixel images.

But in Japan and Asia Pacific, where camera phone technology is much more advanced, mobiles have already been released which can take 3.2 megapixel images.

Japan still dominates mobile phone technology, and the uptake there is huge. By 2008, according to Gartner, 95% of all mobiles sold there will have cameras on them.

Better sensors

Camera phones had some teething problems when they were first launched as people struggled with poor quality images and uses for them, as well as the complexity and expense of sending them via MMS (Multimedia Messaging Services).

This has changed in the last 18 months. Handset makers have concentrated on trying to make phones easier to use.

Realising that people like to use their camera phones in different ways, they have introduced more design features, like rotating screens and viewfinders, removable memory cards and easier controls to send picture messages.


Previous
Next
Xbox Owner Sues Over Defective Disk Drives        All News        UK report says Linux is 'viable'
Philips announces production of one billionth mobile phone speaker and confirms global market dominance     Mobiles News      Smart phones - more street than suit

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Nokia Introduces New 225 Budget Phone
China Approves Sale of Nokia's Business to Microsoft
Nokia Asha Software Update Begins Rollout Today
Nokia Releases New Bluetooth Minispeaker MD-12
Nokia Introduces Three Lumia Smartphones for Windows Phone 8.1
Nokia, Microsoft Deal Delayed
Nokia Protests Tax Claim in India
Nokia X Set To Become A Big Hit In China
Nokia Refocus Now Available For All Lumias
Google, Samsung Concerned About Microsoft-Nokia deal: report
Android-Based Nokia X Now Runs Google Apps
Nokia Announces The Nokia 220, Nokia Asha 230 and three smartphones in the new Nokia X family At MWC

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .