Pentax Selects New KODAK KAF-18000CE for Upcoming 645 Digital Camera

Eastman Kodak Company has expanded its image sensor portfolio for medium-format camera manufacturers with announcement of the KODAK KAF-18000CE, a new 18 million pixel image sensor. This sensor has been selected by Pentax Corporation for use in the PENTAX 645 Digital camera now being developed. With 18.6 million total pixels, the sensor provides an output resolution of 18 megapixels to capture images with exceptional clarity and detail. New to the KAF-18000CE is a dual-output architecture that enables faster sensor read-out times, allowing camera designers to achieve increased frame rates in their final camera designs. With this unique combination of image quality and speed, the KAF-18000CE is said to provide manufacturers with an affordable image sensor that is ideal for landscape, fashion, or wedding photography.

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