Higher resolution cameras combined with high speeds allow for move to 3D required by manufacturers of PCB inspection equipment.
Higher resolution cameras combined with high speeds allow for greater throughput and accuracy required by manufacturers of semiconductor packaging inspection equipment supporting smartphone production demand.
Higher resolution cameras combined with high speeds allow for improvements in accuracy required by manufacturers of semiconductor wafer inspection and metrology equipment.
While smartphones are affecting available image sensor technology, there are also advances in machine vision to support the production of smartphones.
Topics: Sensor Technology
There is an on-going evolution happening in the type of image sensor best suited for various applications, with two camps firmly established: CCD and CMOS. There is a lot of talk of the increased market share for CMOS sensors. We have dedicated several posts to this topic and the advantages and disadvantages of each technology for specific applications. In case you missed them before: