|Iphone to get SLR like changeable lenses|
Nokia which recently launched its 808 PureView with 41 MP camera is now ready to face its rival from Apple in terms of camera. The company has filed a patent which will give iPhone camera a lot of similarity with DSRL cameras. The lenses can be changed in the iPhone camera similar to the SLRs according to the requirements. It this is been brought by Apple it will remain a remarkable change in the mobile technology. Too many and huge sensors built into the phone, change in the lens would make at least point and shoot cameras worthless.
The application from Apple for the patent for “back panel for a portable electronic device with different camera lens options". The application from Apple will allow the users to change the lens that are typically fixed in the backs of smartphones to act as eyes for cameras.
A patent copy of the application said that "It would be desirable to provide a structure for a compact device that allows the end user to reconfigure the optical arrangement of the device while retaining the benefits of assembling the device using a pre-assembled digital imaging subsystem,"