According to Sony’s SEO, Sir Howard Stringer, their camera image sensor facility in Sendai was affected by the tsunami. The senor technology is built in one of the tsunami affected factories. So the supply of image sensors for Apple iPhone 5 will be delayed. Well, This delay is a factor in the delay of the 5th generation iPhone. If we consider the comment from Stringer then iPhone 5 will feature 8 mega pixel camera from Sony.
In April 2010, The Street reported that iPhone 4 will include 5 megapixel camera and iPhone 5 will include 8 megapixel camera from Sony. iPhone 4 was having 5 megapixel camera. This indicates that iPhone 5 will feature 8 mega pixel camera from Sony. From various sources we came to know that iPhone 5 will feature dual SIM support, 4G network compatibility and it will be launched in Apple’s fiscal year 2012.