The Nikon D5200′s Sensor Is Made by Toshiba

Nikon D5200 contains a sensor made by Toshiba.  According to Chipworks, it looks like Toshiba has managed to get their APS-C sensor inside Nikon’s D5200. The sensor inside the Nikon D5200 camera is made by Toshiba. This is what Chipworks discovered after they took apart the D5200:

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In our recent technology blog entry on full-frame format image sensors, we speculated on the possibility of new entrants in the FF CIS space.  What we didn’t expect was a new entrant into the APS-C game with Toshiba winning the primary CIS socket in the Nikon D5200.