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—Megapixel Comparison—

There are many Cybershot Users and potential users who still don't know the difference between 1 Megapixel, or 2 or 3. This chart shows the differences and can be used fairly accurately to help decide what your needs are for your next purchase.

# Megapixels Typical Resolution Uncompressed
File Size
Submegapixel 640 x 480 900K 60K 4 x 5
1 megapixel 1,280 x 960 3.6MB 225K 5 x 7
2 megapixels 1,600 x 1,200 5.6MB 350K 8 x 10
3 megapixels 2,048 x 1,536 9.2MB 575K 11 x 14
4 megapixels 2,272 x 1,704 N/A N/A N/A
5 megapixels 2560 x 1920 N/A N/A N/A

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