Category Archives: Patents

Sony is Working on XEVC Based on H.265 (HEVC) Version 2 For 8k

EOSHD leaked the first look at Sony’s new XEVC codec and it looks very promising and it includes 12-bit 4k and 12-bit 8k 4:4:4 capabilities. Even 1080p is getting a boost up to 240fps 10-bit. This H.265 based codec should double image quality. This codec should appear first on a future Sony FS7 or even the Sony a7SIII which […]

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Sony IMX607 Sensor

DeviceSpecifications has some documents for a new rumored Sony sensor for smartphones. It is a 1/8-inch 38MP sensor which could lead to substantial improvements in smartphone photography. The new sensor will have some interesting features beyond resolution: Quad Pixel Phase Detect AF (QP2DAF) Ambient Light Sensor (ALS) 24fps speed at full resolution Dual sensor synchronization […]

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The New 36 Megapixel 8k IMX435AQJ Sensor Spec Sheet Leaked

The product information pages for the IMX435AQJ were sent to me today and the new sensor looks pretty Amazing. If it ends up in a Sony a7SIII than the new a7S will be a very appealing camera to photographers and videographers alike. Let’s hope we see this sensor in a camera soon. Be sure to follow us […]

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Sony Registers Unpublished WW715296 Camera Overseas

Nokishita spotted a new Sony patent for a camera with Bluetooth and wifi inside. This could be the Sony a6700/a7000 that has been rumored or even the first signs of the Sony a7SIII. via Nokishita

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Sony Published New Sensors

Sony released information about some new sensors today that might give insight into future cameras from Sony, Panasonic, Olympus, Fujifilm, and more. The 102mp sensor that will be inside of the new Fujifilm GFX100S is present on the list in addition to new sensors that could end up inside a future GH camera like the […]

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Sony Sensor Updates Their CMOS Image Sensors for Consumer Cameras With New APS-C and Full Frame Offerings

Sony semiconductors updated their CMOS Image Sensors for Consumer Cameras and it now likely shows the sensor inside the Fujifilm X-T3, but it also might show a future Sony mirrorless sensor the IMX271. While it’s not a BSI sensor it does allow for a faster readout than the IMX571 insides the Fujifilm X-T3. Sony’s next […]

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