overview Pixel size

Pixel size Pixel size
17 µm²

Images in digital cameras are captured by the sensor. Pixel size refers to how big, in microns, each pixel on the sensor is. Typically bigger pixels result in higher quality images, especially at higher ISO settings.

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Compared To Compared to recent digicams

Out of 17 recent digicams, none have (significantly) better pixel size than the Canon PowerShot A30.

Canon PowerShot A30
17 µm²
5.8 µm²
1.8 µm²
1.4 µm²