Nokia ‘EOS’ Phone Leak: Is This Going to Be the Best Camera Phone Ever?

Nokia EOS Phone | Picture by ViziLeaks

We recently reported about the upcoming Nokia cellphone allegedly bearing the name ‘EOS’, which is rumored to be equipped with what may just be the best phone camera ever. Back then, we pondered whether the designation ‘EOS’ might somehow relate to Canon’s long-lived SLR system. Newly-leaked images seem to contradict this assumption, though. In addition to that, the blog ViziLeaks has just posted a “mini-review” of the EOS phone, together with a video showing off its amazing camera. Head past the break for the good stuff.

In their hands-on, ViziLeaks report that the phone is equipped with a smaller red-eye reduction as well as a full-fedged Xenon flash. The megapixel count is obscured with the letters XX, but since the label says PureView, we can assume that it will be in the 30-40-ish megapixel range, as with Nokia’s previous PureView phones. In the video below, ViziLeaks shows off the camera’s (relatively) huge lens, mechanical shutter and optical image stabilization. Oh, and by the way, the lens bears the label ‘Carl Zeiss’. Now if that isn’t enough to convince you that this might just be the best phone camera ever, we’re not sure what will …


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