The 0.8μm-pixel ISOCELL Slim 3T2 brings high-resolution images with the smallest form factor in the industry at 1 / 3.4 inches
Samsung Electronics, a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, has introduced its smallest high-resolution image sensor, the ISOCELL Slim 3T2. The ISOCELL Slim 3T2 delivers 20-megapixel (Mp) resolution for both front and back cameras in today's sleekest mid-range smartphones .
"The ISOCELL Slim 3T2 is our smallest and most versatile 20Mp image sensor that helps mobile device manufacturers bring differentiated consumer value in hardware performance," said Jinhyun Kwon, Vice President of System LSI sensor marketing at Samsung Electronics.
With 20-million active 0.8μm-sized pixels, the ISOCELL Slim 3T2 not just provides excellent clarity and detail. It also offers high color fidelity by adopting Samsung's ISOCELL Plus technology that enables sensors to capture and absorb more light information for accurate color reproduction even with sub-micrometer-sized pixels.
In order to support smartphones with the latest display features such as 'the hole-in display' or 'notch design,' front-facing image sensors need to minimize their size while being able to capture high-quality images. The 1
When applied in rear-facing multi-camera settings for telephoto solutions, the 3T2 adopts to RGB color filter array instead of Tetracell technology. Samsung's 1/3-inch 20Mp image sensor, allowing more elegant smartphone designs. 20Mp 3T2 retains 60-percent higher effective resolution at 10x digital zoom that presents clearer and more accurate results.
The Samsung ISOCELL Slim 3T2 is expected to be mass produced in the first quarter of this year.