iPhone 16 Pro models to get 'Tetraprism' telephoto cameras for 5x optical zoom

By Ashoka      |     Sep 29, 2023



Apple's upcoming iPhone 16 Pro and iPhone 16 Pro Max may come with 'tetraprism' telephoto camera setup which offers an impressive 5x optical zoom.

Ming-Chi Kuo's Predictions

Renowned analyst Ming-Chi Kuo suggests that both the iPhone 16 Pro and Pro Max will feature Apple's unprecedented 'Tetraprism' telephoto lens, breaking the tradition of offering this feature exclusively in the Max variant.

tetraprism periscope

The cool new 120mm-like lens has a unique shape called tetraprism. It lets in lots of light with its wide f/2.8 opening and has tiny 1.12 m pixels on a 12MP camera sensor.