Why no large sensors?

Started Nov 15, 2012 | Discussions thread
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Why no large sensors?
Nov 15, 2012

Apologies if this topic was discussed before:

Since its introduction, Foveon kept its pixel count low (if you disregard the x3 claim). My question is why Sigma doesn't design and manufacture a Foveon sensor with true 24-36M pixels for any of its cameras?

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