OmniVision 1.75-micron OmniBSI family for mobile phones
OmniVision has announced their new 5-megapixel solution for DSC (Digital System Cameras) and mobile devices, the OV5653 sensor chip. OV5653 enables 720p recording at 60fps and Full HD 1080p recording at 30fps, which according to OmniVision makes it ideal for both 5-megapixel DSCs and DVs (Digital Videocameras).
The OV5653 belongs to the 1.75-micron OmniBSI family which also includes the 5-megapixel OV5650 RAW sensor for high resolution mobile phone cameras. The family also has the 2-megapixel OV2665 SoC, designed to deliver high image quality to the mass market. OmniVision’s OV5653 chip and the other new ones in the 1.75-micron OmniBSI family will be released for volume production in the second half of 2009. Read more