Thanks to pixel-merging technology and an advanced Dual-Pixel AF Samsung's latest image sensor can adapt to a wide range of shooting situations.
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May 18, 2020 at 15:19
The IMX500 image sensor features a stacked design that puts the pixel chip atop a logic chip to create an all-in-one system that can capture, process and extract metadata from the image in a single chip.
mobileApr 28, 2020 at 14:02
The OV64B is capable of capturing 64MP stills, as well as 8K video at 30 fps and 4K video at 60 fps. The first sample units will be shipping to companies next month.
Feb 14, 2020 at 16:39
The ISOCELL Bright HM1 camera sensor features the industry's first 'Nonacell' technology.
Feb 5, 2020 at 14:54
It all depends on whether the outbreak disrupts Sony's supply chain in China.
Dec 30, 2019 at 20:32
Industrious YouTuber Sean Hodgins has built his own digital camera from scratch, including its huge 1-kilopixel image sensor.
mobileNov 8, 2019 at 15:29
According to rumors, the new sensor should provide a resolution between 60 and 64MP.
mobileNov 1, 2019 at 17:31
The Mi Note 10 will likely be the first penta-camera smartphone to market. It's expected to be officially introduced on November 14, 2019.
Oct 22, 2019 at 18:15
The sensor will work alongside a dedicated camera module to open up new possibilities in the world of medical imaging.
Oct 14, 2019 at 13:00
Sony Semiconductor's 24MP sensor has been at the heart of many excellent APS-C cameras over the past few years, but the impressive results we saw from the 90D's new 32MP sensor suggest that Canon has finally answered with a formidable chip of its own.
mobileSep 24, 2019 at 16:10
Samsung's newest sensor will offer a resolution of 43.7-megapixels with 0.7-micrometer pixels and support for Samsung's Tetracell technology.
Aug 12, 2019 at 19:05
First teased last week, Samsung has made its massive 108MP smartphone camera sensor official.
Jul 23, 2019 at 00:20
The sensors vary in specification, but hint at interesting cameras to come, from more manufacturers than just Sony.
Jul 15, 2019 at 14:43
Nikon has confirmed that it's ending the repair program it opened up to address sensor dust’ issues that plagued D600 camera units.
mobileMay 9, 2019 at 17:09
Samsung's latest image sensors use Quad-Bayer technology for improved image quality.
Mar 10, 2019 at 14:20
Go ahead and add laser tattoo removals to the list of things you shouldn't be filming with your digital camera.
mobileJan 22, 2019 at 17:06
Samsung's latest image sensor offers a high pixel count in a tiny package.
videoJan 12, 2019 at 13:35
The International Leica Society has shared a video of a camera sensor being cleaned at the Leica service centre in the Wetzlar factory in Germany.
Oct 30, 2018 at 00:31
Panasonic has announced the AK-SHB810, the first camera to use its much-anticipated organic 8K sensor.
mobileJul 23, 2018 at 18:07
Sony's latest high-end smartphone sensor uses Quad Bayer arrays for improved low light performance, higher resolution and improved dynamic range.
mobileJun 27, 2018 at 19:46
A new material helps increase the light sensitivity of Samsung's next generation mobile image sensors.
Jun 18, 2018 at 20:19
Back in 2010, Canon announced that it was developing the world's largest CMOS sensor, measuring about 40 times larger than full frame. The company has just updated its website with more details.
A teardown of a Nikon D850 has provided proof that the camera's sensor is made by Sony Semiconductor. The chip's design and performance already strongly supported this, but the confirmation also gives a hint about how the industry works.
videoMar 29, 2018 at 18:22
Canon's 120MXS APS-H CMOS sensor can capture 120MP at 9.4fps. To get an idea of just how much resolution that is, Canon created this demo video, that pits the 120MXS footage against regular 1080p HD from a Canon 1D Mark IV.
Mar 16, 2018 at 17:34
According to a recent report out of South Korea, Samsung is increasing production of its ISOCELL image sensors in a bid towards market leadership for image sensors. To reach this goal, Samsung will have to dethrone current market leader Sony... no small task.
Feb 21, 2018 at 21:45
Panasonic has continued to develop its organic/CMOS image sensor tech, and the latest breakthrough is big: an image sensor that can shoot 8K at 60p, boasts incredible dynamic range, and has global shutter capability.
Dec 15, 2017 at 15:20
DxOMark just finished their review of the Leica M10 sensor, and while it outperforms almost every other digital Leica ever made, it still falls significantly short of the top-of-the-line full-frame sensors out there.
Nov 28, 2017 at 16:03
The DxOMark score is in for the Sony a7R III, and no surprises here: it's fantastic. In fact, the a7R III ties the Nikon D850 for the top score ever awarded to a full-frame camera.
Nov 16, 2017 at 16:37
Sony's recently announced IMX461 backside illuminated medium format sensor will bring 100MP resolution and almost 2x the speed to the next-gen Fuji GFX and Hasselblad X1D.
camera newsOct 26, 2017 at 16:08
The mirrorless medium format Hasselblad X1D is officially the highest rated camera DxOMark has ever tested, 'crashing through the 100-point barrier' with an overall score of 102.
mobileOct 11, 2017 at 14:39
Samsung Electronics has launched two new smartphone image sensors with some interesting features and a design that can fit into very thin devices without the need for a camera bump.
mobileSep 19, 2017 at 18:19
According to a reliable Korean report, Samsung is developing a smartphone sensor that's capable of super slow motion. Translation: Samsung's next batch of Galaxy smartphones may be able to shoot 1,000fps.
Sep 13, 2017 at 14:44
Phase One has released a new 100MP digital back called the Trichromatic. Designed with Sony, the IQ3 100MP Trichromatic promises "unsurpassed color quality."
Aug 21, 2017 at 03:00
If you're shooting the solar eclipse here's a hint: don't fry your camera's sensor. Use a proper solar filter that offers at least 16 stops of light filtration, along with UV and IR filtering. More important? Don't look at it unless you've got solar filters. Sensors can be replaced, your retinas can't.
Aug 14, 2017 at 11:00
On April 16, 2016 disaster struck in Kumamoto in the form of an unprecedented 7.0 magnitude earthquake. Here is the public's first look at Sony's sensor factory during the quake, the resulting damage and the efforts to restore operations.
Jul 21, 2017 at 16:54
It's been a crazy day for innovative patent news. Apparently Sony is thinking of developing a medium format curved sensor camera.
Jul 21, 2017 at 13:54
The ability to shoot images at 1,000 fps first appeared in a Sony smartphone sensor. Now the Japanese manufacturer is using the same feature for industrial applications.
Jul 12, 2017 at 14:27
French research institute CEA-Leti has developed a fully-functional 20MP full-frame curved image sensor for use in telescopes. Will this motivate camera companies to speed up their own curved sensor R&D?
Jun 27, 2017 at 15:22
Sony's new CMOS sensor is backside-illuminated and offers an all-pixel global reset function which should drastically reduce rolling shutter effect when panning.
Jun 1, 2017 at 08:00
Microsoft has become the latest company to show its hand in the race to gain the image quality benefits of curved sensors. Its Project Vermont has developed a method for bending conventionally made silicon sensors into more uniformly-curved shapes.
May 16, 2017 at 18:58
It won't end up in a smartphone or camera, but Sony's IMX382 high-speed vision sensor is still pretty cool. Read more
Apr 3, 2017 at 17:17
Sony semiconductor is planning to launch several medium-format image sensors with 100 or 150MP resolution in 2018. Read more
Feb 22, 2017 at 19:18
Using 3D printing to create ultra-precise micro-lenses directly on a CMOS sensor might one day help drones see the way eagles and other predators do. Read more
video newsJan 11, 2017 at 19:30
DxOMark has given RED’s 35.4MP Helium 8K sensor its highest overall score ever: 108. This makes the prototype sensor the second ever to exceed the 100 point milestone, joined only by the RED Epic Dragon prototype. Read more
Dec 21, 2016 at 11:00
Innovative sensor designs are making it possible to push the boundaries of global shutter technology in consumer and ultra high speed applications – including the ability to record longer one million fps clips at higher resolution. Read more
Nov 9, 2016 at 08:30
The Belgian manufacturer that makes some of the sensors used in Leica’s cameras has announced a new offering that features 48MP pixels and a global shutter. Read more
Oct 13, 2016 at 11:00
XDA Developers has published an article with some insights into the Sony IMX378 sensor used in the recently announced Google Pixel smartphones, including a technology that could potentially improve HDR video. Read more
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