The 108-Megapixel Smartphone Camera?!

  • Published on Nov 19, 2019
  • Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has a legit 108-megapixel camera. Time to take a closer look.
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  • Marques Brownlee
    Marques Brownlee  24 days ago +1970

    Had to check out the smartphone with a 108-megapixel camera for myself What do you think?
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    • Birax James
      Birax James 12 days ago


    • S Max Indian
      S Max Indian 18 days ago +1

      @Tech Rez but 108 mp mode camera apps and capture 108 megapixel for any android phone

    • Tech Rez
      Tech Rez 18 days ago

      Does more phone storage effect mobile speed

    • S Max Indian
      S Max Indian 18 days ago

      Sir mi note 10 stock camera aps prot for other phone support

      FIZZ CHANNEL 19 days ago

      Marques Brownlee cant wait for the smartphone awards 2019

  • ÇhouaiBe Éddargui

    I love this phone Mi❤️

  • Y0UKA1 ヨウカイ
    Y0UKA1 ヨウカイ 2 days ago

    what's good about xiaomi is, their phones are good, and they are budget phones.

  • Joseph Scarantino
    Joseph Scarantino 3 days ago

    Guess who's buying this phone now...

  • Playnation
    Playnation 3 days ago

    The snoothest tshirt advertisement ever seen!

  • King Khurram
    King Khurram 3 days ago

    paid by apple! go by a iphone u s hol

  • The Unknown Gentleman

    RIP people watching this at 144p

  • Fapster FFs
    Fapster FFs 4 days ago

    4:25 what the fuck is similar? U tryna be like Trump... Outright lyung. The photo from the mi note 10 has much better shadows and detail.

  • peter Nayak
    peter Nayak 5 days ago

    You should not take pictures in the 108mp mod it is not good take it in the default mode ok mkbhd one of your biggest fans

  • Romario Seaton
    Romario Seaton 5 days ago

    108 MP is a gimmick if you ask me!

  • Haruserutas
    Haruserutas 5 days ago

    On DxO I read that the MI note 10 doesnt have a 5x optical zoom. I think it was 3.3x or 3. 8x zoom. hows this possible? I mean Huawei have a real 5x zoom and we all know what they've done to reach this (periscope Cam)
    Xiamoi can't say that there is a 5x optical if there is not. That's a lie

  • shashikanth gunda
    shashikanth gunda 6 days ago

    Amazing 108 camera

  • Aftab khAn
    Aftab khAn 6 days ago

    Now we need thermal cameras in smartphone

  • TheC4FourHundred
    TheC4FourHundred 7 days ago +1

    That's not a river.

  • Arturs Z.
    Arturs Z. 7 days ago

    Marques . I wait your cyber truck previews in the future. Thanks man for this review. I think I buy it this phone 👍

  • Furkan Aydın
    Furkan Aydın 7 days ago

    please add subtitles in turkish

  • Mohd Ahmad
    Mohd Ahmad 7 days ago

    give this camera to OnePlus

    LAKAN MUSIC 8 days ago +1

    You took a picture of my apartment building! 👀 Lol

  • Willi Kampmann
    Willi Kampmann 8 days ago

    Even with expensive, large camera lenses on 16MP sensors you very often have a drop in sharpness at the edges which only intensifies with increasing sensor resolution. That a minuscule lens that’s smaller than a pinky toenail doesn’t resolve enough resolution at the edges for a 108MP sensor is really no surprise. Actually, I’m sure it doesn’t even do the sensor complete justice in the center! Of course, this doesn’t matter much if the high resolution is used for digital zoom as that’s done in the center of the frame anyway. But for that I think a secondary tele camera is the better solution, and I think the downsides to such a high-res sensor overweight the advantages. Phones these days do a lot of computational photography and I don’t think the processing power is there to do the same thing at the same speed to a 108MP photo that can be done to a 12MP photo. It certainly wasn’t there when Nokia tried it, their phone was much slower when taking photos than the competition.

  • Diego Pestana
    Diego Pestana 8 days ago

    Man, you start your video with No Fear No More from Madeon. Subscribed for that and for the Doug DeMuro's Corks and Features.

  • Marquise Thomas
    Marquise Thomas 8 days ago

    3:25 definition of a shameless plug 😅

  • Music of heaven
    Music of heaven 8 days ago +1

    iPhone win 12mp

  • Bud The Cyborg
    Bud The Cyborg 8 days ago +1

    With the level of processing available now, I can't see how monolithic sensors are still standard.
    Take a quad 12MP sensor array and gather detail from multiple exposures off each sensor (so at least 12 pictures in total) and you might actually get the kind of jump in both low light and general image quality that Smartphone manufacturers keep saying is going to attract professional photographers. Not to mention the implications for gathering really good HDR in a single exposure.

  • Rachelle Vergara
    Rachelle Vergara 9 days ago

    For the price in comparison with the iphone 11, I'll definitely go with this one!

  • Ho Homer
    Ho Homer 9 days ago +7

    4:23 "Pretty similar"
    Except that for iPhone, the shadows are too light, it looks like a bright day, while for mi note 10, it looks downcast, and the shadows are amazingly detailed.
    Not sure how they are even remotely similar, for me iPhone would be a 6/10, and mi note 10 a 8/10. iPhone is missing shadows, and it is overexposed, and whatever Mi is missing. Mi is down 2 for insufficient texture and details.

  • Gizella Popescu
    Gizella Popescu 9 days ago

    Oh, come on with the Apple camera...the Xiaomi phone is pushing the limits of phone photography for less than half the price of the Iphone. Apple has not really innovated in ages...

  • ZAds Azhad
    ZAds Azhad 10 days ago

    8:36 the lens moving ??

  • mutanic
    mutanic 10 days ago

    I remember that I've used to own Sony Ericsson Satio with 20MP back in the day, even though it's running on Symbian S60

  • Rogers Daily Vlogs
    Rogers Daily Vlogs 10 days ago

    Should I get this phone or the one plus 7 pro please reply I need the help I can’t decide

  • ParaYT
    ParaYT 10 days ago

    where to find uncompressed pictures from this phone? I would like to see the quality without any compression

  • Loris Copa
    Loris Copa 10 days ago

    The 108 mp sensor makes sense when it has an actual purpose (e.g. the Phase One iXM100MP), in a phone or a dSLR used in standard photography it makes no sense

  • residentCJ
    residentCJ 10 days ago +1

    Really? Centersharpness ? Every cam with a round lens is sharper in the middle of the shit, even the iphone ! (Is there a reason u dont zoom in on the iphoneshots an compare inner/outer ? ;) Level of centersharpness depends on the quality of the lenses and how big the sensor is. And did you shoot low light in 108 or 27 mode ? 108 is only for bright daylight !
    Iphone is a great phone but its not fair if u test the pones not in the ways they are capebale of. Sure everything is easier on the iphone but not everything is better ;)

  • Oscar Lee
    Oscar Lee 10 days ago +3

    8:30, you can actually see the lens move.

  • Nick N
    Nick N 10 days ago

    Great video as always! Please make a review on Realme X2 pro and the touch delay issue

  • Ashish Gaikwad
    Ashish Gaikwad 10 days ago +1

    Still the camera quality of iPhone 11 is better than Mi...😂😂

  • Ashish Gaikwad
    Ashish Gaikwad 10 days ago +1

    Now we got a 108MP camera in this new heater...😂😂
    Hope because of this camera this phone doesn't heat more than before. 😂😂

  • Czar Khan
    Czar Khan 11 days ago

    I'll buy merch if you respond to my comment, jk ima do it anyways to support black business.

  • genghis2510
    genghis2510 11 days ago

    I heard the photos it takes go straight to China. For me, it’s a big plus factor. China is a bigger market for stock photos. The question is if China respect copyrights or if burger joints accept yuan.

  • Alwin Issac
    Alwin Issac 11 days ago

    Review the Jabra Elite 75 t

  • TTeh
    TTeh 11 days ago

    Oi, Nokia Pureview 808 came first, and it was even better than the lumia. Still an absurd camera to this date!

  • Ljubo Jankovic
    Ljubo Jankovic 11 days ago

    Best thing on that camera is 27 MP shooting and you said nothing about it.

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  • Shenae Juliet Agala
    Shenae Juliet Agala 11 days ago

    He made me nostalgic .i used to have a nokia lumia 1020

  • Rafael Macedo
    Rafael Macedo 12 days ago

    I understand your critic about the not high end phone and image processing as it should be but men, you gotta understand not everybody will spend 1000 dollars on a smartphone just to have the greatest features all the time. I believe that this smartphone for that person who wants to take great pictures and not spend so much money, looking just for the cameras for example, is a great value.

  • Well nas
    Well nas 12 days ago

    if I get to choose between this and iPhone 11. I'll choose iPhone.

  • Nishant Pandav
    Nishant Pandav 12 days ago

    8:43 so much effort into that shot! (bottom left)

  • Dustin Opoku Asante
    Dustin Opoku Asante 12 days ago

    I wish to see how a ported google cam app will do with the 108MP sensor

  • Слави Аврамов

    objective review, but “sometimes“

  • BHZ Motovlog
    BHZ Motovlog 12 days ago

    I really don't like curved screens, not natural to fingers and also is very expensive

  • BHZ Motovlog
    BHZ Motovlog 12 days ago

    Imagine Gcam in that phone...

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    3 years later:- Xiaomi released Note 13 Pro with 1 Giga Pixel Camera

  • MatkisD
    MatkisD 12 days ago

    yeah great idea to compare upcoming s11/s11+ phone for $1k+ and mi note 10 which price is ~$500

  • Samuel Kurth
    Samuel Kurth 12 days ago

    Guys, I need help.
    I’m currently using an iPhone Se, but it’s kind of wrecked and I’m gonna repair it. If that doesn‘t work out, I‘m gonna need a new phone.
    I really like both iOs AND Android alike and my favourites are Samsungs phones, iPhones and Oneplus devices.
    I'm probably not going to use a Galaxy because they don‘t tend to get updated enough. So I‘m left with either the OP7t, or the iPhone 11.
    Or I could wait for the iPhone 11 pro to drop in price on Ebay or Refurb... sooo... if you‘ve got any thoughts on that, I‘d be delighted.

  • Tibor Penczinger
    Tibor Penczinger 12 days ago

    Anyway. Mi Note 10 destroyed the iPhone 11 Pro Max with the camera in my opinion. But I'm an android fan, so I hate every Apple device existing xddddd. Sorry. Not like a care. I get it, the focusing is bad. It's losing some objects...and I don't like the software colors of Apple camera, Xiaomi has it better, people need that darker saturated thing and not the washed out white real-ish color template (not everyone but the majority likes saturation it used to bring some "life" to already good pictures). Anyway Mi Note 10 is a great phone and definitely cheap for the quality (It's only 400€ wtf). But it's not the best from Xiaomi.
    And last thing. Your copy of Redmi K20 Pro was problematic. You had a faulty selfie mechanical camera.
    Even if we don't really agree in some things man. I like to watch your videos. But you know Xiaomi is doing it better than apple in the last 8 months. You made us to see how the Poco F1 camera destroyed 90% of phones just because of the software adjustments. This proves that people liked the worse camera more than the better ones which were imitating closer to "life" photos... And that's what makes the win for Xiaomi. It doesn't matter if a phone gets Snapdragon 855 if the software is actually trash, some phones run SD 845 and with a software optimalisation they run even better. Everything depends on the person using the device.

  • M Fazil
    M Fazil 13 days ago

    Could please help me to download full hd plus wallpaper for OnePlus 7t pro

  • Topu
    Topu 13 days ago

    I like that the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 has a large battery and a fast charger along with a 3.5mm headphone jack and an IR blaster ;)
    However, they should have opted for Snapdragon 855 which would have been better than a mid-range chip processor. Also, low-light photos and ultra-wide are nothing special :-:

  • vlekacha lupi
    vlekacha lupi 13 days ago

    No need 100 megapixelels it is enough 300 kilopixels. These are electromagnetic waves. With Software intelect you can have REAL QUALITY, I REPEAT: REAL QUALITY with no limits. See Comments down.

  • Lhuchin
    Lhuchin 13 days ago +1

    Marquez gracias por compartir buena información.

  • Just a mental fellow
    Just a mental fellow 13 days ago

    I’m broke and not gonna buy any phone anytime soon, but your videos are like entertainment news rather than review for me. The clarity of the video is so good.