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New Canon 70D specs leaked!

Started Jun 27, 2013 | Discussions thread
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Re: New Canon 70D specs leaked!
In reply to SpartanWarrior, Jun 30, 2013

SpartanWarrior wrote:

vlad2304 wrote:

It is quoted that Canon 70D will have:

  • 20.2mp CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 5+

I understand it will be brand new sensor and reasonable 20.2 MP make me hope that it will be very good low light shooter. At least, I want to believe that it will be on the par with Nikon's 24 MP sensor.

Brand new sensor? isn't it the same sensor that is in my 5D III except that it will be a crop? could be a good back up to my 5D III btw...

even if everything else being equal, to have the same pixel count on APS-C means having 2.56 the pixel density, that calls for totally different manufacturing process, to say nothing of the actual design of the sensor itself. How's that for the "same sensor"?

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