How many MP is good for a picture?

How many MP is good for a picture?

The general rule for high quality sharp prints is 300 pixels per inch. So an 8×10 inch print needs 8x300x10x300 = 7.2 megapixels. One can still make very nice 8×10 inch prints with less megapixels, but the lower the megapixel count, the softer the image.

Is a 20 MP camera good?

If you want the best possible image quality, then a bigger sensor is more important than huge megapixel counts. But sure, if you’re working on high-quality professional gigantic print jobs, or large framed prints, then 20 megapixels or more will be great.

Is 20MP enough for wedding photography?

How many megapixels should I use for wedding photography? It all depends on your camera’s standard megapixel count. Higher megapixel counts mean higher detail in your shots. Modern DSLRs (and other digital cameras) make anything above 20MP perfect for capturing various types of images, including wedding photography.

How big is a 20 megapixel photo?

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Number of Megapixels Image Dimensions Acceptable Print Size (Inches)
14.0 4608 x 3072 12 x 18
16.0 4928 x 3264 16 x 20
18.0 5184 x 3456 16 x 20
24.0 6016 x 4000 20 x 24

Which phone has highest MP camera?

Phones With The Highest Megapixel Camera

  1. Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. Buy from Amazon.
  2. Xiaomi Mi Note 10 Pro. Buy from Amazon.
  3. Oppo Reno 3 Pro. Buy from Amazon.
  4. Realme 6 Pro. Buy from Banggood.
  5. Honor 30S. Buy from Gearbest.
  6. Vivo NEX 3S 5G. Buy from Gearbest.
  7. Samsung S20. Buy from Amazon.
  8. LG V60 ThinQ 5G. Primary Camera: 64 MP (wide)

How many megapixels do I need for large prints?


Desired Print Size (in inches) Megapixels Required (for 300 PPI print)
6×4 2.2 MP
5×7 3.2 MP
8×10 7.2 MP
11×14 13.9 MP

How many MB is a 10 megapixel picture?

Number of pictures that can be stored on a memory device

Megapixels File size (MB) 64GB
8MP 2.4 22888
10MP 3.0 18310
12MP 3.6 15258
14MP 4.2 13078

Is a 24 MP camera good?

We’ve had a long run with 24MP as a standard acceptable resolution for many photographic needs — it has been a sweet spot of cost and performance. It’s a great fit for full-page and double-page magazine reproduction. Fine art prints look as good, and usually better than, the 35mm and medium format film it replaced.