Sony A7000/A6700 finally coming ? July 17 is the "Sony Big Day for Camera and Lenses"

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Re: Sony A7000/A6700 finally coming ? July 17 is the "Sony Big Day for Camera and Lenses"

Euell wrote:

snapa wrote:

The one thing it does better is shoot in very poorly lit situations due to the fantastic AI it has.

You raise an interesting point about AI. Topaz Labs has an AI application that is pretty good at getting rid of noise and enhancing detail, but it takes a fair amount of computing power. Although the processors in the newest smart phones are a lot more powerful than older phones, I wonder how they can run sophisticated AI routines. Are the cell phone processors a lot more powerful than Sony's camera processors?

I'm pretty sure the phones have more computing power as they are multicore ARM chips with a lot of power. And more processing sophistication. The Google Pixels in their normal, default picture taking mode, take multiple underexposed shots instantly and stack them for noise reduction and DR management. The picture is finished in well under one second, almost instantaneously.

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