Joined on Jan 10, 2012


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Still in pre-sale and already $100 off at B&H

Direct link | Posted on Sep 2, 2015 at 18:00 UTC as 4th comment | 1 reply

Canon lenses (thumbs up). They may have to start buying high-end sensors from Sony to make their cameras competitive.

Direct link | Posted on Aug 27, 2015 at 17:24 UTC as 31st comment | 3 replies
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Slimjon: Who manufacturers the sensor?

From TowerJazz press release: To provide multi-fab sourcing and extended capacity for its customers, TowerJazz operates two manufacturing facilities in Israel (150mm & 200mm), one in the U.S. (200mm) and three additional facilities in Japan (two 200mm and one 300mm) through TowerJazz Panasonic Semiconductor Company (TPSCo), established with Panasonic Corporation of which TowerJazz has the majority holding. Through TPSCo, TowerJazz provides leading edge 45nm CMOS, 65nm RF CMOS and 65nm 1.12um pixel technologies. For more information, please visit

Direct link | Posted on Aug 26, 2015 at 16:58 UTC

Who manufacturers the sensor?

Direct link | Posted on Aug 26, 2015 at 13:27 UTC as 69th comment | 10 replies
On article Preview: Canon PowerShot G1 X large sensor zoom compact (776 comments in total)
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asdfsky: this G1X is a boring camera, nothing special from design , feature, viewfinder and lens.

Agree with you drh681... The article would have been far more accurate if it said "slightly larger than a micro-four-thirds sensor" instead of saying slightly smaller than an APS-C sensor.

Direct link | Posted on Jan 10, 2012 at 15:26 UTC
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