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Canon develops APS-H-size CMOS sensor with the world’s highest pixel count for its size

Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that its parent company, Canon Inc. has developed an APS-H-size (approx. 29.2 x 20.2 mm) CMOS sensor incorporating approximately 250 million pixels (19,580 x 12,600 pixels), the world’s highest number of pixels1 for a CMOS sensor smaller than the size of a 35mm full-frame sensor. …

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Toshiba Launches 16MP CMOS Image Sensors Targeting Smartphones And Tablets

Toshiba America Electronic Components today launched its first 16-megapixel (MP) CMOS image sensors: T4KC3 and T4KC3-121, which includes phase detection auto-focus (PDAF). Designed for use in smartphones and tablets, the backside-illuminated (BSI) chips are among the world’s smallest class of CMOS image sensors, and achieve both high-performance image capture and low power consumption. The functional …

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Sony Increases Production Capacity for Stacked CMOS Image Sensors

Sony Corporation announced that it plans to invest in Sony Semiconductor Corporation in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016 in order to increase its production capacity for stacked CMOS image sensors*1. Sony Semiconductor also plans to reorganize and optimize its production sites as it accelerates the shifting of resources to the image sensor business. …

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