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.
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.
Sony to Boost Smartphone Camera Sensor Production
Sony plans to make a large investment its in imaging business and will increase production of CMOS sensors for mobile devices. The company will spend as much as $345 million to improve the capacity of its sensor-making facilities.
Sony Reveals the Xperia Z5 In Small and Large Sizes with 4K Display
Sony today announced the Xperia Z5, a family of flagship smartphones that range in features and size. All three versions rely on the same slim metal design from previous generations of Xperia Z devices with glass on the front and back surfaces.