Oppo put a periscope inside a phone

  • Published on Feb 24, 2019
  • At MWC 2019, Oppo showed off a new camera system with 10x lossless optical zoom. It works by using three cameras, one of which has a periscope setup inside the body of the phone. It's only a prototype for now, but Oppo will have it in a phone for sale by the summer.
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Comments • 300

  • Mackenzie Ryne Bagtong
    Mackenzie Ryne Bagtong 2 months ago +1

    Why that test phone has a notch when there's no camera and a sensor in it? They should've made it fullscreen with no notch.

  • ezHealing - Relaxing BGM

    Samsung has acquired Corephotonics, a patented x10 zoom technology.

  • Aditya Addanki
    Aditya Addanki 3 months ago

    Finally, some real innovation!

  • dragonfli_play
    dragonfli_play 3 months ago +1

    Any one alive ever remember Konica Minolta? They implemented this tech in a point and shoot device that did really well for its time...

  • Logan Flynn
    Logan Flynn 3 months ago

    If OnePlus 7 doesn't have this, IP69, it's a NO GO!!! DOA

  • Dawn MoonWolf
    Dawn MoonWolf 3 months ago

    hauwei could use this technology

  • Bushangels
    Bushangels 3 months ago

    Huawei P30 Pro is going to be the first mass market phone with this periscope 10x zoom setup.

  • Pewterschmidt
    Pewterschmidt 3 months ago

    i still dunno why we are not getting macro lens on phones

  • M. Arbah Binamin
    M. Arbah Binamin 3 months ago

    That camera software needs work though. Zooming through 1x to 10x seems terrible with a scroll wheel like that.

  • Anna S
    Anna S 3 months ago

    Cool! But umm.. where is the flashlight?

  • MithunOnThe.Net
    MithunOnThe.Net 3 months ago

    I used to think this was an innovation by Oppo. Turns out the tech is by an Israeli company called Core Photonics... which just acquired by Samsung.

  • Harshal Shah
    Harshal Shah 3 months ago

    reason for why no flash?

  • Marioboi259
    Marioboi259 3 months ago


  • Arjay Arceo
    Arjay Arceo 3 months ago


  • sarvesh lonakadi
    sarvesh lonakadi 3 months ago +2

    Where is the flash on the back?

    FIRDAUS HASHIM 3 months ago

    Would love to this on iphone, oh wait, iphone no more on top 10 innovative company

  • Moiz Ahmed
    Moiz Ahmed 3 months ago

    Where is asus zenfone 6???? And 6Z

  • Arnav Jindal
    Arnav Jindal 3 months ago

    Bad Audio Verge

  • Banana
    Banana 3 months ago +3

    *Perfect for concerts*

  • William Su
    William Su 3 months ago

    Yess they finally brought back the Periscope design! I've been waiting to see when they would use it since they unvieled it 2 years ago. My question is however where is the flash?

  • wadde faq
    wadde faq 3 months ago

    Pointless. They should focused on pic quality. Like Color, fuzziness, contrast, detailed. I use smartphone almost 15 years, a never use "zoom" function. Maybe it good for videographer vloggers, but of course they will use a proper camera, not a smartphone.

  • Andre
    Andre 4 months ago

    Google " so you added periscope" ?

  • SidewindeR
    SidewindeR 4 months ago

    Are you sure it's a mirror? Could be a refracting prism.

  • Rudram Golder
    Rudram Golder 4 months ago

    Why does the title sound like the surgery in a grape meme

  • Neha pande
    Neha pande 4 months ago

    Make a smartphone that can clean air

  • savio john
    savio john 4 months ago

    I want Jerry rig everything to rip it off

  • Ahk _Xbox
    Ahk _Xbox 4 months ago

    They should make their processors good like their cameras too

  • lil toaster
    lil toaster 4 months ago

    Imagine one day a cell phone with zoom like the nikon cool pix p900

  • Namreg Otto
    Namreg Otto 4 months ago

    Asus actually did it first 3 years ago in their Zenfone zoom. Just a rebirth of this technology that did not sell to majority of the consumers.

  • Pity me Nonchalang
    Pity me Nonchalang 4 months ago

    This kind of innovation pls.
    They kinda did this on asus before but it was ...

  • satria ibnurahman
    satria ibnurahman 4 months ago

    OPPO find X2?

  • M to the B
    M to the B 4 months ago

    Google be like 'Hold my beer, I can do that with software'

  • TechVidz
    TechVidz 4 months ago

    To bad it won't come to the US

    CIKEDEES 4 months ago

    The ultimate stalker phone

  • M. GIK SAN
    M. GIK SAN 4 months ago

    but the real question is, can this thing beats nikon p1000 in zooming?

  • Hisham Adib
    Hisham Adib 4 months ago

    Scope 10x

  • JefferyLang43
    JefferyLang43 4 months ago +3

    if we were all amish, we wouldn't have to worry about this

  • Cypher NX
    Cypher NX 4 months ago

    2:41 there's a guy using osmo pocket to review. awesome!

  • Sense of Humor
    Sense of Humor 4 months ago

    Lossless zoom just flopped from 8xzoom

  • Madasu Abhilash
    Madasu Abhilash 4 months ago

    2019 Periscope in a smartphone
    2050 Kaleidoscope in a smartphone 😂😂😂

  • Versatile Knowledge
    Versatile Knowledge 4 months ago +3

    Oppo & Vivo have been really innovative brands in the last couple of years.
    But they need to work on their UI a lot. :-)
    & In the Outro, you told no 6G sorry (Trump) 🤣🤣

    • Phrancis5
      Phrancis5 3 months ago

      I love physical android phone innovations, but not manufacturers insistence on making UI skins. I wish there were more Android One phones available.

  • Ahsan K
    Ahsan K 4 months ago

    Why does it look so hard to zoom in you look like you were struggling

  • vikas kumar
    vikas kumar 4 months ago

    The golden Era is over now...you know for whom...

  • Paulo Arinto
    Paulo Arinto 4 months ago

    Oppo 5x who remembers that?

  • Erik Alvarez
    Erik Alvarez 4 months ago

    The main camera tech I have been waiting for in a phone camera. Optical zoom

  • xilefx
    xilefx 4 months ago

    vlads videos are really falling behind

  • Helio P.
    Helio P. 4 months ago

    I liked very much the video, but I have to say that the title is misleading. The phone is using a prism system to change the lens mount.
    That's not a periscope - a periscope is an optical instrument that lets you see what's beyond a wall or other obstacles, while staying protected. Thank you.

  • Jacky Mo
    Jacky Mo 4 months ago

    Android is stepping up in 2019 y'all, hopefully Apple also has something in store for us

  • Brian Gray
    Brian Gray 4 months ago

    Not optical zoom. Not lossless.

  • jan maroto
    jan maroto 4 months ago

    Doesn't it starts at 25?

  • Tasin Chowdhury
    Tasin Chowdhury 4 months ago

    Using a periscope is a way to hide the front camera + sensors. Pretty sure it will happen.

  • Hakeem Adjei
    Hakeem Adjei 4 months ago

    OnePlus 🔥🔥

  • Oscar Lee
    Oscar Lee 4 months ago

    This is the game-changer we need, not foldable displays.

  • Sudip Chatterjee
    Sudip Chatterjee 4 months ago

    "No 6G, sorry!" 😂😂 Brilliant! Bravo!😉

  • Yoan Mitov
    Yoan Mitov 4 months ago

    3 prime lenses does not mean optical zoom.

  • Jaiswal Siddharth
    Jaiswal Siddharth 4 months ago

    The made 5x for a phone few years back. But they didn't release a phone with it. I hope they release a phone with this 10x zoom.

  • Sanyam Jain
    Sanyam Jain 4 months ago

    You could have shared the image samples 🤔

  • Kedar Kshirsagar
    Kedar Kshirsagar 4 months ago

    So the periscope is important enough to be in the title but not so much to deserve more than 6 seconds of screen time!?

  • Billy Buttlord
    Billy Buttlord 4 months ago

    V L A W I D D A V E R G E

  • ilhamrj
    ilhamrj 4 months ago

    S10+ already has this technology.

  • spafro101
    spafro101 4 months ago


  • matsta177
    matsta177 4 months ago

    Mate 20 pro already does this and does it better lol

  • Anuj Mandrekar
    Anuj Mandrekar 4 months ago +1

    No 6G😂😂
    Trump's tweet

  • Moriar Teaa
    Moriar Teaa 4 months ago

    The Image stabelisation Looks more like digital

  • Slaq DaCruzer
    Slaq DaCruzer 4 months ago

    Please dont put it on the oneplus 7. Its useless im gonna buy s10 if that happens

  • gambit_5449
    gambit_5449 4 months ago

    i heard the verge cant even assemble a computer,yet they pride themselves in reviewing tech.

  • Pavan Bhaskar
    Pavan Bhaskar 4 months ago +1

    So where's the periscope???

  • shana1412
    shana1412 4 months ago

    That's what we call innovation... 😀

    JEY YAP 4 months ago


  • Travis Roopnarine
    Travis Roopnarine 4 months ago

    Please OnePlus give the 7 this

  • Thành Thỏ
    Thành Thỏ 4 months ago

    My gallery will be full of moon and sunset pics with this phone

  • Sagar Jadhav
    Sagar Jadhav 4 months ago

    Just wait for the Apple to "innovate" this tech.

  • Chaitanya Pahl
    Chaitanya Pahl 4 months ago

    I want to rip the crown of apple

  • Wario Number One
    Wario Number One 4 months ago

    OK but where's the periscope?

  • Paul Grigoras
    Paul Grigoras 4 months ago +22

    Uhm, so it doesn't have a periscope?

    • Achirag Chirag
      Achirag Chirag 3 months ago

      It does use the same technique as a periscope

  • Florian
    Florian 4 months ago +1

    warning, sucky channel. dishonest and disinformation.

  • Shammi Anand
    Shammi Anand 4 months ago

    That's cool.

  • Harshajit Choudhury
    Harshajit Choudhury 4 months ago

    I don't care whatever you put in a phone camera as long I have my Canon DSLR.

  • Lyam Lexa
    Lyam Lexa 4 months ago

    Now that's an innovation, not animoji... Duh...

  • Raymund Monica
    Raymund Monica 4 months ago

    That camera is good. But how come the TOF 📷 in the R17 pro. Up to now is not working?

  • Alik Świech
    Alik Świech 4 months ago

    I love telephoto lenses, I can't wait to see something like it in OnePlus 7.

  • JiMin Seo
    JiMin Seo 4 months ago

    eeeewww so laggy

  • ram yadav
    ram yadav 4 months ago

    What are u saying man, have u got candy in ur mouth

    NETVO TV 4 months ago

    6G, sarcasm for trump?

  • lderv1
    lderv1 4 months ago

    If the Oneplus 7 come with this and image quality gets improved its gonna be the phone of the year!

    • vennril
      vennril 4 months ago

      I just really hope they don't bump up the price again

  • 635574
    635574 4 months ago

    Finally phone for making ufo photos.

  • Mandy Dillan
    Mandy Dillan 4 months ago

    S10 giveaway

  • Anastasis Barbantonis
    Anastasis Barbantonis 4 months ago

    Mwc feels so lame without a Samsung event tbh.

  • Vedraj r.m
    Vedraj r.m 4 months ago

    No 6G
    Taking a Jab at trump

  • Austin B
    Austin B 4 months ago

    The Israeli company Corephotonics, that invented this technology was bought by Samsung, so expect this tech on future samsung phones.

  • rambo john
    rambo john 4 months ago

    The jelly effect seems a deal breaker.

    • Flauxhol
      Flauxhol 4 months ago

      it is still only a prototype

  • عبدالرحمن جمال Abdulrhman Gamal

    عمر ديزر وراه ع اليمين لسه مخلص الفيديو بتاعك ياعمر 🙋🙋

  • crab slick
    crab slick 4 months ago

    against 5G... harmful

  • Kochigachi
    Kochigachi 4 months ago

    Yep, this was Israeli technology now under Samsung.

  • Piyush Golait
    Piyush Golait 4 months ago

    ".... but no 6G, sorry", lol

  • artcasperos
    artcasperos 4 months ago

    In almost every video about Android, there are people talking about Apple and Apple isn’t even mentioned once in this video. Apple thanks you for making them even more relevant with zero effort

  • mkeonine
    mkeonine 4 months ago

    This is truly innovative next level stuff for camera phones but dude not acting impressed cuz he couldn't find that Apple logo on its back... Understandable.

  • K Tarun
    K Tarun 4 months ago

    Technology BRO...Technology

  • GEIMZz
    GEIMZz 4 months ago

    Didn't Twitter do this first?

  • Viraj Waghanna
    Viraj Waghanna 4 months ago

    Understood nothing about Periscope inside a phone.