Nokia and Carl Zeiss extend partnership to continue setting standards in smartphone imaging
Espoo, Finland - Nokia and Carl Zeiss today announced that the exclusive
partnership between the two companies, which has resulted in some of the
industry´s best camera smartphones such as the Nokia N8 and the Nokia 808
PureView, has been extended.
The Nokia 808 PureView, which starts rolling out in May, combines high-
performance Carl Zeiss optics with Nokia developed algorithms and a super-high
resolution sensor to set a new standard in high-end smartphone imaging.
"Carl Zeiss was a crucial partner in the creation of the first PureView
experience, " said Jo Harlow, executive vice president of Nokia Smart Devices.
"The benefits of our ongoing collaboration will be more PureView innovation and
further advancements in smartphone imaging in the coming months and years."
Michael Kaschke, CEO, Carl Zeiss AG: "When joining forces with Nokia in 2005, we
wanted to push the boundaries of mobile photography. Looking back at seven years
of successful partnership, we are proud of the innovations and outstanding
products created in this shared journey. Today we are celebrating the extension
of our collaboration with a new technology that sets another real benchmark in
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