Original Source Press Release:
JENOPTIK readies 11mpix upgrade!|
(Thursday, November 8, 2001 - 10:34 EST)
'eyelike MF' digital camera backs will be upgradeable to the latest Philips imager next summer...
A press release from German technology company Jenoptik AG announces that its eyelike MF digital camera backs will be upgradeable to a new image sensor from Philips due to ship next year. Existing eyelike MF owners and new purchasers alike will be able to have their cameras upgraded with the new 4008 x 2672 pixel, 11 megapixel sensor which will give image file sizes of 256MB when used in the camera's 16-shot mode. Pricing for existing owners has not yet been announced, but customers purchasing the camera from October 2001 onwards can get the upgrade when available for US$6,000 (North America) or €6,000 (Europe).
The US press release follows, and is identical to the European release with the exception of pricing info.
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eyelike MF is ready for new Philips chip
JENOPTIK Laser Optik Systeme is the only manufacturer of digital camera backs to offer an upgrade option for the new 4,008 by 2,672 pixel Philips chip, due to become available in Summer of 2002. This applies for the eyelike MF range of products.
Effective immediately, JENOPTIK guarantees to upgrade eyelike MF for just $6.000 as soon as the new Philips chip becomes available. No need to wait with a purchase and no missing out on new technology! Your investment is protected!
Even previously delivered eyelike MF's can be upgraded. Ask your local dealer for details and prices.
Over 90% of all images are captured at the traditional ratio of a 35 mm camera and are later processed in the same way. With their new 11 mio pixel chip, Philips aims at exactly that segment of the digital imaging market. In 16-shot mode files sizes can now reach up to 256 MB.
The eyelike MF digital camera back can be used with almost every medium format camera in the market and is available for 1-shot and 1-shot with antimoire function, 4-shot and 16-shot in microscanning mode. With "eyelike to go", JENOPTIK L. O. S. offers unlimited mobility while connected to an Apple PowerBook.