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[* black] There is no respite for the weary—even the rear camera is coated in copper shielding.
[* black] This is the HTC [|UltraPixel|new_window=true] camera, a f/2.0 aperture, 28 mm lens camera with a dedicated HTC [|ImageChip™ 2|new_window=true].
[* icon_note] It is not surprising to hear HTC bragging about camera specs, as their apparent [|Siri|new_window=true] counter-marketing is [|Zoe|new_window=true], your personal photo assistant.
[* black] With the rear camera out, we find two small ICs hiding on the the camera's ribbon cable:
[* red] 515M 2L22 JP
[* orange] IY21 3001D1 L1250A
[* black] Manufacturing such a small camera that can do so much is a hefty task, and a shortage of these units is a big reason why HTC has had to [|delay the official launch|new_window=true].