Blind Smartphone Camera Test Reveals Unexpected Winners: Apple and Samsung face a new challenger

The blind smartphone camera test revealed some surprising results, with Apple and Samsung losing to unexpected contenders. In previous tests, Apple has consistently performed poorly, and this time the iPhone 15 Pro Max was eliminated in the first round, losing to the Oppo Find X6 Pro. Samsung’s Galaxy S23 Ultra, on the other hand, made it to the second round and defeated the Honor Magic 5 Pro.

In another surprising turn of events, the Asus ROG Phone emerged victorious against the highly acclaimed Huawei camera. The Pixel 8 Pro from Google won against the X90 Pro with Zeiss camera in a competition against Vivo. Despite the Leica branding, the Xiaomi 13 Ultra was defeated by the Sony Xperia 1 V in the first round. The OnePlus was also defeated by the Redmagic gaming phone.

Moving on to the second round, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra continued its winning streak by defeating the Oppo Find X6 Pro. The Asus ROG Phone 7 Ultimate won against the Google Pixel 8 Pro, and the Sony Xperia 1 Mark V emerged victorious against the Nubia RedMagic 8s Pro.

In the end, the Asus ROG Phone 7 was crowned the surprising winner of the blind smartphone camera test. Its photo received the most votes in the third round. If you are curious about the reasons behind the unexpected winners, you can watch the video provided above, as the voters’ decisions are usually logical and well-reasoned.