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Sony to supply Apple with advanced image sensor for next iPhone

Breakthrough in chip design paves way for better photos against the light

Apple is expected to adopt Sony's new CMOS image sensors for the new iPhones that go on sale next year.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Sony Group will supply Apple with its latest state-of-the-art image sensor, Nikkei has learned, with the component expected to feature in the next series of iPhones that go on sale next year.

Sony Semiconductor Solutions developed the new image sensor, which the group company will manufacture at its Nagasaki plant and begin shipping to Apple and other smartphone makers.

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