Thom finally resurfaces, with comments sure to be controversial, at least here ...

Started Apr 17, 2014 | Discussions thread
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Brian Caslis
Brian Caslis Senior Member • Posts: 2,927
Re: He says *all* camera's can use improvements to focus.

Astrophotographer 10 wrote:

What does ASIC mean? He says it twice in his article. I haven't come across that before.

Greg.

Application Specific Integrated Circuit. It's a custom designed chip. Cameras use them for processing the image after data comes off the sensor. Nikon calls their Exspeed. Canon calls their Digic. I think Fuji calls their EXR Processor.

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