EM-1 uses Panasonic sensor per Chipworks

Started Feb 8, 2014 | Discussions thread
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brycesteiner
brycesteiner Senior Member • Posts: 1,584
Re: Panasonic could be just subcontractor

I think they are just trying to be innovative...and, remember, they do NOT have any four thirds lenses to support, so there is no reason for them to HAVE to put PDAF in their cameras if they can find an alternative method of improving focus tracking abilities and overall focusing speed.

What do you mean? Panasonic put out lenses for the fourthirds system:

http://four-thirds.org/en/fourthirds/lens_chart.html

Are you trying to say they used a different focusing system than Olympus? I'm sure Panasonic supported their fourthirds lenses.

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