Samsung is testing a 2x option for the Galaxy S23 Ultra’s portrait mode. The rumored mode was spotted by Ice universe in a test firmware for the S23 Ultra.
The 2x mode will use a 50MP crop from the 200MP main camera, which will then be brought down to 12MP. It joins the 1x and 3x options – the first using the main sensor, and the latter using the native 3x camera. Those are around 23mm and 70mm, adding a 2x with about a 50mm equivalent will result in more flattering portraits.
2x portrait mode, image source: Ice universe
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