Megapixel Hype?

Answer A megapixel is 1 million pixels, and is a term used not only for the number of pixels in an image, but also to express the number of sensor elements of digital cameras or the number of display elem... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Megapixel Hype

Can you use current software from 3 megapixel for 6 megapixel camera to download pictures and keep clarity if both use Scan Disk?

Answer Yes, in fact if you are running XP you need no software to download pictures from a digital camera. Just connect the camera and XP take it from there.

Is a 5 megapixel camera better than a 10 megapixel?

For most usage, 5mp is more than enough. Generally, the more pixels, the more space available to crop. For most general usage, 5mp is more than enough. Remember: COMPOSITION IS KEY! Is the image ... Read More »

What is the difference from a 3.0 megapixel camera to a 2.5 megapixel camera?

The 3 MP camera will have slightly higher quality/detail than the 2.5MP camera.

What is the difference of a 3.0 megapixel camera and a 2.0 megapixel camera?

Compared to a 2 MP camera, a 3 MP camera has roughly 50% more available detail in comparable images.