Toshiba Launches 8 Megapixel 1.12μm CMOS Image Sensor for Mobile Devices

Sensor with high dynamic range (HDR) function and VCM driver enables smaller, thinner camera modules for mobile devices

TOKYO — (BUSINESS WIRE) — April 26, 2013Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) has launched a 1.12μm, 8 Megapixel (MP) CMOS image sensor with a high dynamic range (HDR) function and a voice coil motor (VCM) driver.

Toshiba: 8 Megapixel 1.12 micrometer CMOS Image Sensor for Mobile Devices (Photo: Business Wire)

Toshiba: 8 Megapixel 1.12 micrometer CMOS Image Sensor for Mobile Devices (Photo: Business Wire)

The new back-illuminated "T4K05" features one of the industry's smallest(Note 1) pixel sizes with 1.12μm and a HDR function enhances image quality, even under conditions with high levels of light and dark contrast.

The new CMOS image sensor is equipped with a VCM driver, which provides automatic focus control. This minimizes the need for external lens control, supporting smaller and thinner camera modules.

The T4K05 is supplied in a ¼-inch optical format and offers a 4:3 aspect ratio. Pixel count is 3,280 (V) x 2,464 (H) and frame rate for full-size images is 30fps.

(Note 1) As of the announcement date. Toshiba data

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Toshiba is a world-leading diversified manufacturer, solutions provider and marketer of advanced electronic and electrical products and systems. Toshiba Group brings innovation and imagination to a wide range of businesses: digital products, including LCD TVs, notebook PCs, retail solutions and MFPs; electronic devices, including semiconductors, storage products and materials; industrial and social infrastructure systems, including power generation systems, smart community solutions, medical systems and escalators & elevators; and home appliances.

Toshiba was founded in 1875, and today operates a global network of more than 550 consolidated companies, with 202,000 employees worldwide and annual sales surpassing 6.1 trillion yen (US$74 billion). Visit Toshiba's web site at www.toshiba.co.jp/index.htm



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