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There is set forth herein in one embodiment an image sensor array including a global shutter shared by first and second pixels. The global shutter can include a charge storage area having an associated shield for reducing charge build up on the charge storage area attributable to incident light rays. There is set forth herein in one embodiment an imaging apparatus having one or more configuration. The one or more configuration can include one or more of a configuration wherein a frame read out from an image sensor array has unbinned pixel values, a configuration wherein a frame read out from an image sensor array has binned pixel values corresponding to an M×N, M>=2, N>=2 arrangement of pixel values, and a configuration wherein a frame read out from an image sensor array has binned pixel values corresponding to a 1×N, N>=2 arrangement of pixel values.

Title
Imaging apparatus comprising image sensor array having shared global shutter circuitry
Application Number
14/153142
Publication Number
9066032 (B2)
Application Date
January 13, 2014
Publication Date
June 23, 2015
Inventor
Ynjiun Paul Wang
Cupertino
CA, US
Agent
Addition Higgins & Pendleton P A
Assignee
Honeywell International
NJ, US
IPC
H04N 5/378
G06K 7/10
H04N 5/353
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