New camera sensor SIV121C

James Cameron quozl at
Wed Jun 4 21:38:37 EDT 2014

We have begun qualification of a new camera sensor SIV121C for
production of the XO-1.75 and XO-4 laptops.

Deployments using olpc-os-builder can pick up the new kernel via the
usual RPM dropbox mechanism.

Laptops fitted with the new sensor as a spare can upgrade just the

The new sensor does a little bit better at low light levels, as a
result of a different analog to digital conversion method.

James Cameron

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