Camera sensor

05.31.12
OmniVision's 12.7-megapixel OV12830 can shoot 24 fps photo bursts from your smartphone
05.31.12

OmniVision's 12.7-megapixel OV12830 can shoot 24 fps photo bursts from your smartphone

OmniVision has been on a bit of a tear introducing new mobile camera sensors this week, and its new...

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05.29.12
OmniVision's OV2722 sensor promises 1080p tablet video chats, probably more than you wanted to see
05.29.12

OmniVision's OV2722 sensor promises 1080p tablet video chats, probably more than you wanted to see

We're seeing rear cameras on smartphones and tablets get better all the time; what about at the fr...

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05.22.12
New OmniVision 16-megapixel camera sensors could record 4K, 60 fps video on your smartphone
05.22.12

New OmniVision 16-megapixel camera sensors could record 4K, 60 fps video on your smartphone

Nokia has reportedly been dreaming of PureView phones with 4K video; as of today, OmniVision is wa...

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02.29.12
Visualized: Nokia's 41-megapixel PureView sensor (updated with video)
02.29.12

Visualized: Nokia's 41-megapixel PureView sensor (updated with video)

If you thought a bigger pixel count just meant bigger file sizes, then take a look above. That big...

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10.16.11
Chipworks throws an iPhone 4S under its infrared microscope, finds Sony-sourced image sensor
10.16.11

Chipworks throws an iPhone 4S under its infrared microscope, finds Sony-sourced image sensor

Look closely. Can you spot it? That gray abyss is actually an infrared image by Chipworks revea...

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10.12.11
MIT researchers suggest graphene could be used to build a better camera sensor
10.12.11

MIT researchers suggest graphene could be used to build a better camera sensor

As you may have noticed from the pace of research over the past few years, graphene is promising t...

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05.26.11
Hasselblad's 200 megapixel H4D-200MS camera now shipping, breaks your bank
05.26.11

Hasselblad's 200 megapixel H4D-200MS camera now shipping, breaks your bank

Hasselblad's H4D-200MS is yet another upgrade to its H4D camera line that we want badly, but wo...

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05.18.11
OmniVision's new 5 megapixel CMOS sensor shoots 1080p video, is built for 'slimmer' devices
05.18.11

OmniVision's new 5 megapixel CMOS sensor shoots 1080p video, is built for 'slimmer' devices

Apple might be poised to ditch OmniVision for its next round of iPhone / iPod Touch cameras, but tha...

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04.14.11
OmniVision's new 12MP CMOS sensor shoots RAW pics and 1080/60p video, looks for smartphone home
04.14.11

OmniVision's new 12MP CMOS sensor shoots RAW pics and 1080/60p video, looks for smartphone home

So what if Apple looks set to abandon OmniVision in favor of Sony with its next round of portable d...

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