Spotlight on Sensors: True vs. Theoretical Resolution

As dental professionals, you already know how important resolution is when you select digital imaging products for your practice —whether it’s direct digital, phosphor plates, panoramic systems or even a new camera for your practice. However, sometimes the “advertised” resolution is not the same as the “tested “resolution, and the wording companies use to describe resolution can be confusing. For this post, I would like to take the opportunity to discuss a question that many others have asked when choosing a sensor: what’s the importance of spatial resolution and what is the difference between true and theoretical spatial resolution? Continue reading