Megapixel calculator

Calculation

  • Size = 3000 x 2000 = 6,000,000 pixels
  • Megapixels = 6 Megapixels
  • Aspect ratio: 1.5 (landscape orientation)
  • Type of aspect ratio = Photo 3:2

File size/print size

Calculate file size/print size of 3000 x 2000 resolution for:
RAW/BMPTIFF/DPX/OpenEXRCompressed image sizesMax print sizes for DPI

Uncompressed RAW/BMP

TIFF Monochrome 8bit/pixel6 MB
RAW/DNG 10 bits/pixel7.5 MB
RAW/DNG 12 bits/pixel9 MB
RAW/DNG 14 bits/pixel10.5 MB
RAW/DNG 16 bits/pixel12 MB
BMP RGB 3x8 bit/pixel18 MB
OPENEXR RGBA 4x16 bit/pixel48 MB

Compare

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