Support for 200 megapixel cameras in the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 is made possible by the new spectra 480 ISP digital image signal processor. It can read and process up to two gigapixels, which corresponds to an effective camera sensor size of up to 200 megapixels. To achieve this, Qualcomm has combined the three modules into a single Spectra.
Qualcomm also announced several other features of the Snapdragon 865 chipset related to camera capabilities. For example, due to improved image processing, smartphone users with the new chipset will be able to take high-resolution pictures directly while recording 4K video.
Which company will be the first to release a smartphone with a 200-megapixel camera is unknown. It is expected that it will be one of the Chinese manufacturers between which the "race of megapixels"is not the first year.
Maybe Apple will be release a new iPhone 12 Pro Max with a 200-megapixel camera...