February 9, 2009 — OmniVision's CameraCube
OmniVision Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, introduces a simplified new approach to mobile phone design with its latest innovation in a series of industry firsts.
OmniVision's new CameraCube(TM) technology is a three-dimensional reflowable, total camera solution that combines the full functionality of a single-chip image sensor, embedded image processor, and wafer-level optics in one compact, small-footprint package. OmniVision's unique approach has enabled the industry's smallest profile and z-height (down to 2.5 X 2.9 X 2.5 mm), making it an ideal solution for today's ultra-slim mobile phones.--(273)
May 27, 2008 — Backside Illumination Technology
OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OVTI
) , the world's largest supplier of CMOS image sensors, today launched its OmniBSITM architecture, a novel sensor design that adopts a radically different approach to traditional CMOS image sensor technology. Using backside illumination (BSI), OmniBSI enables OmniVision to continue offering improved image quality while extending its pixel roadmap down to 0.9 micron pixels, which is the key to continued miniaturization of digital imaging technology.--(206)