Started Feb 19, 2003 | Discussions thread
Greg K Forum Member • Posts: 59
Re: 5MP in 1/1.8

James with C-5050 wrote:

Greg K wrote:

Glancing through Phil's reviews I don't see any examples of 5MP
cameras using a 1/1.8 inch sensor size.

I thought my Olympus Camedia C-5050 Zoom does use a 1/1.8 inch
sensor size and does offer 5MP!


Good point - missed that one. Unfortunately it does seem to pay a price in noise. At ISO 100 it ends up with twice the noise of the f717. Phil's comment from the summary:

"Noise levels higher than the competition, especially unexpected at ISO 64"

Post (hide subjects) Posted by
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow