Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Features Latest Sony Stacked Sensor

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Chipworks reverse engineered Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and found that its 13MP primary camera uses the latest generation of Sony stacked image sensor, the IMX135. Sony moved all the electronics to the bottom logic chip, so that the sensor's area is barely larger than the pixel array:

IMX135 Die

It's quite similar to iPhone 5s 8MP Sony ISX014 sensor, too having very little area overhead:

iPhone 5s primary sensor die

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