This week in Android: 108MP cameras vs software superiority – Android Authority

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This week saw the release of the world’s first108MPcamera setup in theXiaomi Mi Note 10. The camera is certainlyimpressive on paper, but Google and Apple are still proving that the best smartphone photos areall about software, not megapixel counts.

In other news, Samsung announced it’sclosing its custom CPU core developmentin favor of off-the-shelf offerings from ARM. Considering how the Exynos versions of Galaxy phones alwayslagged behind their Qualcomm counterparts, this will probablyprove to be the correct movefor the South Korean giant.

On the review side, this week we published our thoughts on the aforementionedXiaomi Mi Note 10andMotorola Moto G8 Plussmartphones, as well as theGoogle Pixelbook GoandGoogle Nest Wifi.

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