Digital Camera Database

One stop digicam resource

 
Easily find sensor size, pixel pitch and other important sensor characteristics for
3575 digital cameras.
Digital Camera Database currently holds details of 3575 digital cameras. You can compare each and every camera side by side on important attributes such as sensor diagonal, surface area, pixel pitch, pixel area, pixel density and more.

This information is typically not available by the camera manufactures, it is however vital in order to get more accurate assessment of a camera's quality.

Compare cameras


Compare cameras on:

  • Actual sensor size
  • Sensor diagonal
  • Pixel pitch
  • Pixel area
  • Pixel density
  • and other specs

Newest Entries

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS thumbnail Canon PowerShot SX520 HS
16.00 megapixels
Sensor: 1/2.3" (~ 6.16 x 4.62 mm) CMOS, diagonal: 7.70 mm, area: 28.46 mm²
Canon PowerShot SX400 IS thumbnail Canon PowerShot SX400 IS
16.00 megapixels
Sensor: 1/2.3" (~ 6.16 x 4.62 mm) CCD, diagonal: 7.70 mm, area: 28.46 mm²
Pentax XG-1 thumbnail Pentax XG-1
16.00 megapixels
Sensor: 1/2.33" (~ 6.08 x 4.56 mm) BSI CMOS, diagonal: 7.60 mm, area: 27.72 mm²
Nikon D810 thumbnail Nikon D810
36.30 megapixels
Sensor: 35.9 x 24 mm CMOS, diagonal: 43.18 mm, area: 861.60 mm²
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 thumbnail Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000
20.10 megapixels
Sensor: 13.2 x 8.8 mm CMOS, diagonal: 15.86 mm, area: 116.16 mm²
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 III thumbnail Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100 III
20.10 megapixels
Sensor: 13.2 x 8.8 mm CMOS, diagonal: 15.86 mm, area: 116.16 mm²
Nikon 1 S2 thumbnail Nikon 1 S2
14.20 megapixels
Sensor: 13.2 x 8.8 mm CMOS, diagonal: 15.86 mm, area: 116.16 mm²
Samsung NX3000 thumbnail Samsung NX3000
20.30 megapixels
Sensor: 23.5 x 15.7 mm CMOS, diagonal: 28.26 mm, area: 368.95 mm²
Samsung WB2200F thumbnail Samsung WB2200F
16.40 megapixels
Sensor: 1/2.3" (~ 6.16 x 4.62 mm) BSI CMOS, diagonal: 7.70 mm, area: 28.46 mm²
Kodak S-1 thumbnail Kodak S-1
16.83 megapixels
Sensor: Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm) CMOS, diagonal: 21.64 mm, area: 224.90 mm²

Knowledge Base

There's a lot of misunderstanding about digital camera sensor sizes. Learn how big they really are.
How much to trust the numbers seen on this website? Learn about the limitations and accuracy of the calculations when comparing digital cameras.
Mirrorless cameras are usually thought of as cameras with DSLR-like sensors, but that's not always the case. See sensor size comparison of all mirrorless cameras to date.

Popular comparisons

All trademarks and product names are property of their respective owners. User comments are not the responsibility of digicamdb.com.