Panasonic announces new image sensors that double color sensitivity

It means the sensors are one full f-stop more sensitive: Panasonic Develops Technology for Highly Sensitive Image Sensors Using Micro Color Splitters | Headquarters News | Panasonic Global.

Which means shooting at ISO 400 what now requires ISO 800, or shooting at 1/60th of a second what now requires shooting at 1/30th of a second.

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