By The Investor, Samsung plans to impose competition on Sony her own field - manufacture of sensor modules for cameras in smartphones.
To impose competition on Sony, the Korean giant needs to increase the production of sensor modules of cameras. For this, the company retrains from production lines at factory in Hwaseong, where on The present moment produces the RAM modules. By information The Investor, already in the second half of this year on it will begin to produce image sensors. The next step of Samsung will be the construction of another production line. ABOUT There is nothing concrete yet known, but She will be.
What will it give
Thanks to modernization, Samsung will be able to produce an area of 120 thousand sensors for mobile cameras. AND this is bad news for Sony, u which the manufacture of sensors for mobile cameras is hardly it not the only profitable business in mobile segment. For comparison, Sony's this year plans to release 100,000 sensors.
Source: The Investor