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Re: GX8 rumours - 20Mp sensor

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Originally Posted by Ian View Post
The GH4 also uses a Sony sensor, I am reliably informed. By the way, you can increase the sensitivity of the sensor at the same time as increasing the pixel count (and therefore the resolution) - it's all about reducing the wasted area surrounding the photosites on the surface of the sensor.

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Yes indeed, I'd made the assumption (with emphasis on the last word) that the die was optimised, after all you want the light sensors close enough to be consistent with the shortest wavelength.
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