The IMX179 from Sony is a diagonal 5.7 mm (Type 1/3.2), 8.8 MP CMOS Image Sensor with a square pixel array. This chip operates with three power supplies, analogue 2.7 V, digital 1.2 V, and IF 1.8 V, and has low power consumption. High sensitivity, low dark current, and no smear are achieved through the adoption of R,G, and B primary color pigment mosaic filters. This chip has an electronic shutter with variable charge-storage time. It is ideal for use in cellular phone and tablet PC.