Why does the 12mp X10 produce 18mp raw files?

Started Apr 16, 2014 | Questions thread
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Re: Why does the 12mp X10 produce 18mp raw files?

Wild guess:

  • 1 byte = 8 bits
  • 1 pixel = 12 bits = 1.5 bytes
  • 12MP * 1.5 bytes/pixel = 18 MB
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