Ken rockwell has spoken...

Started Dec 2, 2008 | Discussions thread
E.J. Contributing Member • Posts: 990
Re: yes, and a 24.5MP sensor is cheaper than a 12MP?

dominique dierick wrote:

You forget the sensor. Not sure what that delta is, but could amount
for some difference, but not 3000$
Equipment: camera and lenses

Same die size will yield approximately the same. the smaller geometries of the D3x sensor are still huge compared to manufacturing capability of semiconductor processes so there shouldn't be a significant yield difference. So the cost should be approximately equivalent.

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