# Cmos vs CCD

Hello,

What are the important differences between CMOS and CCD? I am studying the digital cameras

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berkeman
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Hello,

What are the important differences between CMOS and CCD? I am studying the digital cameras

Charge-coupled devices (CCDs) often use CMOS technology, so I'm not sure you can ask for differences between them.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charge_coupled_device

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