10 March 2009

Watanabe: 12MP is enough

Olympus Imaging's SLR Planning Department Manager Akira Watanabe has effectively declared the race for megapixels over, saying that 12MP is more than enough for most professionals. 12MP cameras are overkill for most users, and anything with a decent lens in the 6-8MP range is enough for most uses. Anything more just means fewer pictures will fit on your card and your hard drive.

Ars brings some insight into the digital camera market and offers a couple of good links for further reading at the end of the article.

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