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Old May 18th, 2006, 09:41 PM   #1
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High-Definition Sensor Breakthrough

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Old May 19th, 2006, 04:16 PM   #2
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That should allow 1080 30p or 30i

That and other articles talk about 8 megapixels still (ho hum!) and 2 megapix at 30fps (!) thats 1080 HD. You'd hope that would be going onto hard disc, perhaps in the Cineform variable bit rate intermediate! (hint hint)
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Old May 20th, 2006, 09:08 AM   #3
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Nothing mentioned in that article was a breakthrough of any kind... It would only be impressive if they're going to fit that level of sensor in a cell phone or other similar sized device. But the article didn't specify that...
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Old May 20th, 2006, 01:22 PM   #4
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Nothing mentioned in that article was a breakthrough of any kind... It would only be impressive if they're going to fit that level of sensor in a cell phone or other similar sized device. But the article didn't specify that...
Jeff, according to this Micron marketing flier, the chip is indeed targeted at cell phones.
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