Sony Debuts Trio of New Exmor Camera Sensors
Sony today unveiled three new CMOS sensors for smartphones and other devices that fall under the Exmor RS brand. Two of the new sensors rate 8 megapixels and the third rates 13 megapixels. The sensors are paired with new f/2.2 lenses, better auto-focus, are capable of better low-light performance, and will be able to shoot HDR (high-dynamic range) video. Sony says that despite the new features, the modules have the same measurements of earlier Exmor sensors. Sony expects to ramp up full-scale production of the new Exmor RS sensors by October.
Samsung Refreshes Its Line of Isocell Camera Modules
Samsung today introduced a range of camera modules in its Isocell series of imaging sensors. Samsung's Isocell technology isolates individual pixels from one another with physical barriers.
Sony Shows Off Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact, Z3 Tablet
Sony today announced its next-generation flagship smartphones at an event in Berlin. The Xperia Z3 family includes three devices: the Z3, Z3 Compact, and Z3 Tablet Compact.
Sony's Latest Camera Sensor Captures 1000fps Super Slow-Mo
Sony today announced a new camera sensor for smartphones that will make it possible top capture incredible slow-motion video. The dual-layer CMOS sensor includes 1 GB of DRAM, which Sony says allows the sensor to capture and read images much faster.
Sony Details Latest Exmor RS Camera Sensor for Phones
Sony today announced the Exmor RS IMX230, a CMOS camera censor for high-end smartphones. The sensor captures 21 megapixels at f/2.4 and uses a stacked design that Sony claims keeps the footprint small and adds functionality.