Sony develops 4-color filter CCD for consumer digital cameras.
Sony Corp. said Wednesday it has developed what it calls is the world's first charge-coupled device (CCD) with a four-color filter for use in consumer digital cameras.
The new CCD makes it possible to reproduce more natural picture images than a conventional CCD with a three-color filter, Sony said in a press release.
The four-color filter makes use of blue-green in addition of red, green and blue used in a three-color filter, resulting in more brilliance in the colors blue-green and red, it said.
Sony said it plans to install the new CCD in new digital cameras to be put on the market in the future.
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|Comment:||Sony develops 4-color filter CCD for consumer digital cameras.|
|Publication:||Japan Computer Industry Scan|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Jul 22, 2003|
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