Phase One company known among photographers as a producer of "high end" -fotoapparatov, lenses and various accessories. Also, the company is a subdivision of Phase One Industrial, which is engaged in the development of digital cameras for aerial photography. It is in its walls was created the most compact 80-megapixel camera Phase One iXu 180. This camera in no time became the dream of enthusiasts and professionals engaged in aerial photography using drones and other unmanned quadrocopter.
CCD-camera sensor has dimensions of 53.7 x 40.4 millimeters, allowing it to take pictures and shoot video resolution of 10,328 at the 7760 pixels (pixel size of 5.2 microns is). Sensitivity (ISO) has a chamber wherein a range of 35 to 800.
Given that the camera is equipped with a bayonet Phase One, in conjunction with her photographers have to use one of the six lenses Schneider-Kreuznach. These lenses have a focal length of 28 mm, 55 mm, 80 mm, 110 mm, 150 mm and 240 mm. As the media camera uses a CompactFlash card capacity up to 128GB. Also, Phase One iXU 180 is equipped with interface USB 3.0. Weight of the camera is only 950 grams (1425 grams complete with a 80 mm lens).
Home sales Camera scheduled for mid-April 2015, so the wait is very long. Of course, for such a tiny size and quality will have to pay a lot. The base price of the camera without a lens is expected at $ 60,000.