After all, the OM-D sensor is Panasonic and ..

Started Apr 30, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Mal_In_Oz Regular Member • Posts: 425
Yep, I'll go with this theory...

acahaya wrote:

The only reason i can come up here is that the sensor is built by a company that until now doesn't have the reputation to build good sensors and if that is the case, it might have been in Oly's interst to keep silence to avoid discussions.

This is the only plausible explanation I have heard. If this was a Samsung sensor made to Olympus specifications, it would likely be better for Olympus to keep the Samsung name out of the marketing material. Samsung sensors are doing Ok, even at 20 megapixel, but the public perception might be different.

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