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      06-15-2008, 10:30 AM
Sony has invented a new sensor with twice the sensitivity and 2 dB less
noise:

http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/News/Pr...69E/index.html

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      06-15-2008, 11:04 AM
"Focus" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> Sony has invented a new sensor with twice the sensitivity and 2 dB less
> noise:
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> http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/News/Pr...69E/index.html
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old news, story was posted on Friday in rec.photo.digital by someone wanting
to beat the Sony shills to the punch :-)

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      06-15-2008, 11:07 AM
"Focus" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> Sony has invented a new sensor with twice the sensitivity and 2 dB less
> noise:
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> http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/News/Pr...69E/index.html


For digicams :-)


 
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      06-15-2008, 11:49 AM

"OldBoy" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> "Focus" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
> news:(E-Mail Removed)...
>> Sony has invented a new sensor with twice the sensitivity and 2 dB less
>> noise:
>>
>> http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/News/Pr...69E/index.html

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> For digicams :-)


"Sony will apply this back-illuminated CMOS technology in consumer digital
video camcorders *and digital still cameras* to deliver an even higher
quality image experience."

You really should read first...


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      06-15-2008, 12:16 PM
On Jun 15, 1:49 pm, "Focus" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> "OldBoy" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> news:4854f7f1$0$6030$(E-Mail Removed)...
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> > "Focus" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
> >news:(E-Mail Removed). ..
> >> Sony has invented a new sensor with twice the sensitivity and 2 dB less
> >> noise:

>
> >>http://www.sony.net/SonyInfo/News/Pr...69E/index.html

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> > For digicams :-)

>
> "Sony will apply this back-illuminated CMOS technology in consumer digital
> video camcorders *and digital still cameras* to deliver an even higher
> quality image experience."
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> You really should read first...
>

Like you did with the remote control story that wasn't there.


 
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      06-15-2008, 09:18 PM
["Followup-To:" header set to rec.photo.digital.slr-systems.]
Focus <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> Sony has invented


Backlit sensors have been used for *at least* 24 years.[1]
They have, at best, invented inventing a new sensor.

-Wolfgang

[1] see e.g. http://spacewatch.lpl.arizona.edu/history.html
they used one since at least "1984 Apr 22".
 
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      06-17-2008, 08:01 PM
Wolfgang Weisselberg wrote:
> ["Followup-To:" header set to rec.photo.digital.slr-systems.]
> Focus <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>> Sony has invented

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> Backlit sensors have been used for *at least* 24 years.[1]
> They have, at best, invented inventing a new sensor.


Sony never claimed to have invented it. See linked article.
 
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      06-18-2008, 10:05 AM
Alan Browne <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
> Wolfgang Weisselberg wrote:
>> Focus <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote:
>>> Sony has invented


>> Backlit sensors have been used for *at least* 24 years.[1]
>> They have, at best, invented inventing a new sensor.


> Sony never claimed to have invented it. See linked article.


Correcting Fanboy deFocus Ed.

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