Samsung begins mass manufacturing of ISOCELL JN1, billed its most versatile sensor yet- Know-how Information, Novi Reporter
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Samsung has launched the 50-megapixel Samsung ISOCELL JN1, a 0.64-micrometer (μm)-pixel picture sensor right this moment. Based on the official assertion, the JN1 is provided with Sensible-ISO, Double Tremendous PDAF, and ISOCELL 2.0. The brand new sensor’s gentle sensitivity is improved by as much as 16 p.c, because of ISOCELL 2.0 expertise. Samsung’s Tetrapixel expertise combines 4 0.64μm-pixels right into a single 1.28μm-pixel to provide brilliant 12.5 MP pictures in environments with low gentle. The Sensible-ISO expertise, primarily based on illumination ranges, modifications the conversion achieve.
In low-light settings, the Sensible ISO is claimed to make use of Excessive ISO to cut back low-light noise. Samsung says this ends in glorious efficiency in low-light situations. However, in brighter settings, Sensible ISO selects Low ISO with the intention to regain the small print in highlights.
The picture sensor is provided with Double Tremendous PD expertise, which makes use of 1/16 density of pixels. Resulting from this addition, the identical degree of efficiency could be anticipated from the sensor even when illumination ranges are as a lot as 60 p.c decrease. All these applied sciences are within the 1/2.76-inch optical format.
Talking about what’s claimed to be the corporate’s most versatile picture sensor but, Duckhyun Chang, Govt Vice President of the Sensor Enterprise at Samsung Electronics, mentioned this sensor will assist seize ultra-high-resolution cellular photographs within the sleekest smartphones that might be manufactured sooner or later.
Samsung says the JN1, which is now in mass manufacturing, additionally offers help for crystal-clear movies. The decision of the video recording could possibly be as much as 4k at 60 frames per second (fps). The sensor additionally helps full HD recording at 240 fps.
The press launch additional states that collaboration with ecosystem companions means the JN1 is suitable with current 1/2.8-inch merchandise. This permits it for use for ultra-wide, telephoto, or front-facing cameras.