Phase IQ3 Series Digital Backs

The Phase One IQ3 Series Digital backs are the latest generation of unique Phase One technology. Available in either 50, 60,  80 and now 100 megapixels, all models provide up to 1 hour noise free exposure times.

The IQ3 60 and 80 megapixel models sport a full frame 645 CCD DALSA chip, whilst the IQ3 100 megapixel house a full frame CMOS chip for high ISO capabilities.  IQ3 50 also sports the high ISO CMOS chip and a 1.3 lens factor for a faster shot rate.

Phase One IQ3 series units with the new modular Phase One XF camera body are available at Specular in Melbourne now.

Contact us now for a demo of the future of medium format photography.

Phase One IQ3 Series

SpecificationsIQ3 100MPIQ3 80MPIQ3 60MPIQ3 50MP
Resolution100 Megapixel80 Megapixel 60 Megapixel50 Megapixel
Long exposure60 minutes60 minutes60 minutes60 minutes
16 bit Opticolor+yesyesyesno
Dynamic range15 f-stops13 f-stops13 f-stops14 f-stops
Sensitivity (ISO)50-12,80050-80050-800100-6400
Sensitivity (ISO) - Long Exp.50-12,800200-3200140-3200100-6400
Sensor+ (ISO) - 1/2 res.no200-3200200-3200no
Lens factor1111.3
Sensor Size53.7 x 40.453.7 x 40.453.9 x 40.444 x 33
Active pixels11608 x 870810328 x 77608984 x 67328280 x 6208
Pixel size (micron)4.6 x 4.65.2 x 5.26.0 x 6.05.3 x 5.3
Output image dim. 300 DPI98.3 x 73.287.4 x 65.6 cm76.1 x 57 cm70.1 x 52.6 cm
Output image dim. 600 DPI49.1 x 36.943.7 x 32.8 cm38 x 28.5 cm35.0 x 26.3 cm
Mount optionsXF & HXF/H/VXF
(IQ2 available for H/V)
(IQ2 available for H/V)
3.2" Touch Displayyesyesyesyes
High Bandwith portyesyesyesyes
XF Powershareyesyesyesyes
Wi-Fi 802.11 nyesyesyesyes

Captures per second

Focal Plane (Full res.)1.4 (14-bit)
0.7 (16-bit)
Focal Plane (Sensor+)n/a1.11.2n/a
Leaf shutter (Full res.)1.2 (14-bit)
0.7 (16-bit)
Leaf shutter (Sensor+)n/a1.01.4n/a