Patent: Canon Stacked Image Sensor Technology

By Canon Rumors Keith over at Northlight has uncovered more sensor related patents. The first patent uses a stacked sensor design to move AF and liveview data handling off the sensor part of the chip, to allow switching between them – faster and lower power. [USPTO] The second patent shows the use of a different MIS style (Metal/Insulator/Semiconductor) light … → continue…

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