Xiaomi and Huawei were on top for a few months, but now a smartphone climber we all already know is taking the crown. Honor used to be a subsidiary of Huawei. The company is now independent and has now launched the best camera smartphone in the world. But there is a small catch.

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Honor Magic 4 Ultimate ranks first

Honor no longer belongs to Huawei and is therefore no longer affected by US sanctions with the Honor Magic 4 and Magic 4 Pro At MWC 2022, new high-end smartphones were presented that will arrive in Germany without software or hardware restrictions. In China there is still the Honor Magic 4 Ultimate and that is exactly what took the camera throne. Overall, the smartphone achieves 146 points on DxOMark:

the Huawei P50 Pro finishes with 144 points in second place, the Xiaomi Mi 11 Ultra in third place with 143 points. So far, the camera testers have only released the points and some details about the camera test. If the rating is up to you, then go for it. the almost perfect photos of the Honor Magic 4 Ultimate. Zoom also achieves the best score so far. The Honor smartphone just has to make cuts when it comes to videos. The recordings are not as stable and consistent as you might expect.

The excellent image quality according to DxOMark is achieved by the much larger main sensor of the Honor Magic 4 Ultimate camera. While the Magic 4 Pro has a 1/1.56-inch sensor installed, the Ultimate model with a larger 1/1.12-inch sensor with a new 8P lens and f/1.6 aperture. Combined with the image processor and software, this should result in the best photos DxOMark has ever taken with a smartphone.

At least the Honor Magic 4 Pro will come to us and the camera also promises:

What is the problem with the Honor Magic 4 Ultimate?

Honor just introduced the Magic 4 Ultimate in China, it’s supposed to be there it will be sold at the end of the year for the equivalent of 1,137 euros. We only announced Magic 4 and Magic 4 Pro, which should appear in the summer. Therefore, the best camera smartphone should not come to us. However, this is a good view of the Magic 4 Pro, which should also take great photos and is, in fact, sold by us.