Samsung's upcoming "Hexa²pixel" sensor to hit 450MP resolution
Samsung trademarked the term “Hexa²pixel”, which is described in the filing as “image sensors for photographic devices”. This was spotted by GalaxyClub initially, now leakster Ice Universe has tweeted about the trademark, teasing the resolution of the sensor in question.
The leakster implies that this sensor will do 36-in-1 pixel binning (a group of 6x6 pixels merged into one), which is well above the current arrangements of Tetracell (2x2) and Nonapixel (3x3). If the target is 12MP output (as is with the other two) we can calculate the resolution.
It works out to 432MP, though it...