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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:15 PM   #1
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How many megapixels is the iphone 4 front camera?

is it 5 mpx's like the back one?
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:17 PM   #2
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is it 5 mpx's like the back one?
Read your post backwards, looked up wrong specs. Its VGA.

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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:17 PM   #3
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Sadly, its just VGA.
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:18 PM   #4
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I thought it was a VGA one?
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:19 PM   #5
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whats the difference between 5 megapixels and VGA? and whats a VGA?
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:23 PM   #6
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whats the difference between 5 megapixels and VGA? and whats a VGA?
Just googled that myself. Here's what I found:

"Most digital cameras are identified by a megapixel rating that shows how large of an image they can capture. Before there were high megapixel ratings cameras where usually identified as having the VGA resolution. While most digital cameras and other electronic devices that contain cameras no longer use the outdated VGA standard there are still a few applications where it remains useful."
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I think it's the same resolution as what is built into the camera on your iMac or Apple laptops
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:33 PM   #8
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VGA is 0.3MP afaik so nowhere near 5MP
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:34 PM   #9
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I think it's the same resolution as what is built into the camera on your iMac or Apple laptops
ehh makes sense considering the amount of money they would save
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Old Jun 11, 2010, 03:36 PM   #10
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Just googled that myself. Here's what I found:

"Most digital cameras are identified by a megapixel rating that shows how large of an image they can capture. Before there were high megapixel ratings cameras where usually identified as having the VGA resolution. While most digital cameras and other electronic devices that contain cameras no longer use the outdated VGA standard there are still a few applications where it remains useful."
I knew there was a difference but never cared to look it up.
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