Wednesday, May 06, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
AMD Outlines Future Growth Plans
Sony launches New Xperia C4 and Xperia C4 Dual Smartphones
Sharp Roku TV Models Now Available
Facebook To Use IBM's Data Analytics To Offer Targetted Ads
Oculus Rift Shipping Q1 2016
Eurpope Outlines Digital Single Market Strategy, Launches e-commerce Sector Inquiry
U.S. To Probe Apple's Beats Music Deal: Bloomberg
Google Opens Its BigTable Technology To The Public
Active Discussions
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
burning
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Sharp L...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Sharp Launches 12-Mpixel CMOS Sensor for 4k Video


Sharp has developed a 12-Mpixel 1-inch CMOS image sensor that supports 4k video for digital camcorders.

The Japanese company claims that the 1,420mV/lux-sec sensitivity of the new RJ5DY1BA0LT sensor is
the highest in the industry.

Sharp achived the high sensitivity by using 3.1 x 3.1µm pixel cells that are suited for shooting 4k video with the 1-inch size as well as its own pixel cell technologies. Because of its high brightness, the new CMOS sensor enables to take vivid images not only in bright environments but in dim environments.

In addition, the power consumption of the sensor at the time of shooting 4k video at a frame rate of 60fps is as low as 420mW because Sharp improved the speed of reading out pixel signals and applied its own circuit technology to realize low-power-consumption digital conversion. The low power consumption reduces heat generated by the image sensor, enabling allowing for a simplified heat radiation design of a device noise-free video.

Furthermore, the new sensor supports 12-Mpixel still images and can be used for digital still cameras.

Sharp will start to ship samples Aug 21, 2014. The price of the sample is ¥20,000 (approx US$193, including tax). Volume production will begin Oct 31, 2014, with a monthly production rate of 80,000 units.



Previous
Next
Intel, Chunghwa Telecom Team up on Internet of Things        All News        LG Delivers New Bluetooth Minibeam Projector, More L Series Smartphones
Fraunhofer To Showcase The Future Of TV at IBC     Consumer Electronics News      TCL and Roku Introduce Streaming TVs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Toshiba Starts Mass Production of 13 Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor
Sharp Introduces 4K Mobile Display, New Device Business In China Conference
Sony Increases Production Capacity for Stacked CMOS Image Sensors
Sharp Said To Spin Off Its LCD Unit
Hon Hai May Invest In Sharp
Toshiba Starts Production of 13-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor With "Bright Mode" Video Technology
Sharp to Cut Significant Workforce In Japan: reports
Sharp Will Not Appeal IGZO Court Decision
Toshiba Starts Shipping 20-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor For Mobile Devices
Sharp To Seek For A Second Bailout: Nikkei
Toshiba Launches 8 Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor for Smartphones and Tablets
Sharp Develops New Touch-Panel Handwriting Input System

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .