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01-26-2017, 06:50 PM   #1
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K-S2 Sensor?

Just got curious. I used a Sony a5000 before my switch to K-S2, and found that the raw files from these two cameras were very similar in terms of noise level and dynamic range. Though the files from K-S2 is more playable but not by a large margin. Looking at the specs of the K-S2 sensor, I found it very similar to the one on the a5000, both 20MP with no on-chip PDAF. I guess that they share the same sensor, is that true? STFG did not turn up a lot of information.

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Probably? Sony supplies Pentax's sensors currently. Usually there are some manufacturer-specific variations, however.

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