LTN4323 Fairchild : the ultimate sensor we are looking for ?

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LTN4323 Fairchild : the ultimate sensor we are looking for ?

Post by XS_MAN » Thu Feb 07, 2019 8:38 pm

Hi Sam,
Hi Chad,
Hi Sean,
Hi all,

Happy Chinese new year to all ! ;)

Today is a great day with the annoucement of 2 news Fairchild sensors.
The monochrome version LTN4323 has very impressive characteristics on the paper :

http://image-sensors-world.blogspot.com ... os-30.html

To summarize :

- BSI Monochrome sCMOS sensor
- Medium size with 4/3" format, 10.3 Mpixels
- comfortable 4.6 microns pixels,
- Rolling or Global shutter,
- Low Gain / High Gain Mode,
- Impressive 0.7e- read noise ! As good as for IMX224/IMX385,
- Great dynamic range : 87 dB,
- High frame rate : 120fps at full frame !!

Of course, a lot of questions that need answers :

- Is it a switchable Rolling/Global Shutter ? Or 2 different sensor references ?
- "Amp Glow" level ?
If necessary could it be reduced by a circuit ?
- QE curve,
- Banding ?
- Thermal noise at -30?C ?
- Is FPN constant ?
- And of course the price ??? Especially the price compared to Sony IMX428 ??

Does the dream will come true ??

Albéric

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