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Samsung announces new depth and image camera sensor in a single unit

At ISSCC 2012 Samsung announced a new sensor that is capable to measure depth besides taking RGB images. The depth data is 480x360 with 1% acuracy out to 5m. The RGB data is 1920x720 and the sensor operates at 20MHz. For more details, reat this link:

http://techon.nikkeibp.co.jp/english/NEWS_EN/20120225/206010/

Here is a sample depth image: