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Phase One P40 Plus

Optics
Features
Storage & Battery
Phase One P40 Plus
63%
Price
$19,500Unavailable
Brand
Phase One
Model
P40 Plus
Released
Refers to the year this camera was officially made available for sale.
2009
Announcement Date
Refers to the date the manufacturer publicly announced the upcoming release and general specs of this camera.
April 29, 2009
Camera Type
Medium Format
Camera Size
Camera Weight
Optics
Optics
70%
Megapixels
The higher the number of megapixels, the more detail the cameras sensor can capture.
40 MP
Image Resolution
Image resolution is measured in pixels and megapixels, width by height. The higher the number, the higher its resolution.
6496 x 4872 px
Sensor Type
The camera sensor captures light and records the image. Sensors vary in physical size, the number of pixels, and quality.
CCD
Sensor Size
The sensor size contributes to the overall quality as well as the dynamic and tonal range a camera can capture. As a rule of thumb, the more surface there is to read the light, the more information it will capture.
32.9 x 43.9 mm
Sensor Format
Refers to the most commonly used sensor sizes.
Medium Format
Frame Rate
The number of sequential frames per second the camera can write to the memory card when shooting in burst or continuous mode.
2 fps
Lens Mount
The lens mount will tell you what type of lens range you can fit onto the camera body. Often the same camera company will have different lens ranges for different cameras.
Mamiya 645 AF
Image Processor
The image processor in the camera converts the information collected on the sensor for digital storage on the memory card.
Phase-One
Aspect Ratio
The aspect ratio refers to the proportional difference between width and height. The most popular aspect ratios are 3:2 and 4:3.
4:3
Minimum ISO
Lower ISO are less sensitive to light but make a cleaner image.
50
Maximum ISO
Higher ISO is necessary for low-light situations or night photography, but higher ISOs often introduce grain or noise.
3,200
Minimum Shutter Speed
The minimum shutter speed will tell you the longest exposure your camera can take without using an external accessory.
60 s
Maximum Shutter Speed
The maximum shutter speed tells you the length inside 1 second the camera will capture. These can sometimes be extended with accessories such as extra external batteries.
1/ 10000 s
Autofocus Points
Autofocus points show where the camera is focusing graphically as squares or brackets in Live View or on an electronic viewfinder. These points are also used for light meter readings.
3
In-body Stabilization
In-body Stabilization means the camera has a certain technology embedded that counteracts camera shake.
Viewfinder Type
The viewfinder type is either electronic or optical. Electronic viewfinders will have a small screen in the viewfinder. Optical viewfinders will use prisms and mirrors to look through the lens.
Optical (pentaprism)
Video
Video
Video
Indicates if this camera is capable of recording video.
Time-Lapse Built In
A built in time-lapse mode will allow continuous shooting throughout a prolonged period of time to be compressed into a sped up video.
Features
Features
13%
Built-in Flash
A built-in flash will often be positioned right above the lens. This will automatically pop up when you activate it.
External Flash
External flashes are often connected through a hot shoe at the top of a camera, or a cable at the side of the camera.
GPS
GPS features in a camera will include location metadata to each of your photographs.
Weather Sealing
Weather sealing capabilities will give you more confidence when shooting in unfavourable conditions.
Screen Type
LCD
Touch Screen
Touchscreen allows you to change camera settings and access menus with a swipe of your finger, instead of using buttons.
Screen Size
2.2"
Screen Resolution
Screen dots indicate the resolution of the LCD screen by including each sub pixel.
230,400 dots
Live View
Live View feature allows you to see a continuous live video of what is being seen through your lens.
Bluetooth
Bluetooth capabilities allow you wireless control of your camera with other external devices.
Storage and Battery
Storage and Battery
48%
Memory Card
Compact Flash
Dual Memory Card Slots
Battery Type
BP-915
Battery Life
Approximately how long this cameras battery will last measured by how many photographs you will be able to take.
2,500 shots
USB Charging
DXO Mark Scores
Sensor scores tested by DXOMARK
Overall Score
DXOMARK overall sensor score.
87%
Portrait (Color Depth)
As described by DXOMARK 'The Portrait score in our camera sensor reviews defines color depth performance and its unit is a number of bits. A color depth of 22 bits is excellent; differences below 1 bit are barely noticeable.'
25.3 bits
Landscape (Dynamic Range)
As described by DXOMARK 'The Landscape score in our camera sensor tests defines the maximum dynamic range of the camera sensor and its unit is an exposure value (EV). A value of 12 EV is excellent with differences below 0.5 EV usually not noticeable.'
13 EVs
Sports (Low-Light ISO)
Described by DXOMARK as 'The maximal value of ISO sensitivity needed to reach a given value of Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR). The greater the value, the better'
1307
User Scores