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Digital Cameras by Pentax

Pentax Optio W30

With an enhanced waterproof design, the compact Optio W30 performance capacity has more than doubled and now allows photographers to capture images underwater up to 10 feet for 2 hours. The generous 2.5 inch LCD monitor offers an LCD Bright Mode that can adjust the brightness of the screen as necessary for improved viewing in the sunlight. Ever the perfect camera for capturing adventure in the outdoors, the Optio W30 also features both Digital and Movie SR modes to reduce blur in both image and video capture. The Optio W30 also features the Face Recognition function and Macro Photography mode to allow image capture at under half an inch for stunning close-ups of photography subjects such as flowers, insects, jewelry and much more.

Optio W30 SPECS
Style
MegaPixels
ISO rating
Zoom
Memory Type
Max Resolution
LCD screen
Compact
7.1
Auto, 64, 100, 200,
400,800, 1600, 3200
12x
3x Optical
4x Digital
Internal and
SD/MMC card
3072 x 2304
2.5"
Size: 4.3 x 2.1 x 0.9"
Weight: 5.5 oz. (0.3 lb.)
Flash: Built-in
Water Resistant (JIS class 8); 3 m for 2 hours
21.9 MB of internal memory; Removable memory - SD/SDHC card
File size (low res.): 0.6 MB (about 489 still images on 128MB card)
Movie format - .MOV (QuickTime Motion JPG), 30/15 FPS w/ sound
New to market February 2007
Approx Price: $260

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Pentax Optio W20

Picture a slim, stylish design less than an inch thick that slips easily into a pocket or bag and now features 7.0 megapixels and a 3X zoom lens (equivalent to a 38-114mm lens in 35mm format). Add a generous monitor with low reflection technology and a backlighting system, and the Optio waterproof cameras' LCD is easy to view even in sunny, outdoor conditions. The latest PENTAX Optio W20 also features a new Blur Reduction High ISO mode that automatically selects ISO up to 1600 for clear, bright images.

Optio waterproof cameras are encased in a dust-resistant exterior with rubber sealants and lens protection that repels dust, dirt, moisture and opens a new world of photography up to ten feet underwater for up to 2 hours. Enjoy macro photography as close as one inch, high quality movies, fun digital filters and support for the new SDHC memory cards offering storage capacity up 4GB. This is lifeproof digital that is ready for every adventure in every season!


Optio W20 SPECS
Style
MegaPixels
ISO rating
Zoom
Memory Type
Max Resolution
LCD screen
Compact
7.1
Auto, 64, 100, 200,
400, 800, 1600
12x
3x Optical
4x Digital
Internal and
SD/MMC card
3072 x 2304
2.5"
Size: 4.2 x 2.2 x 0.9"
Weight: 5.3 oz (.3 lb.)
Flash: Built-In
Water Resistant (JIS class 8); 1.5 m for 30 mins
21.9MB of internal memory; Removable memory - SD/MMC card
File size (low res.): 0.6 MB (about 489 still images on 128MB card)
New to market September 2006
Approx Price: $240



Pentax Optio WP

The Pentax OptioWP — a slim, compact digital camera with waterproof performance that enables underwater shooting. The OptioWP is a compact digital camera that features JIS Class 8-equivalent waterproof performance and has a body only 22mm thick. What’s more, the new OptioWP also features a 2.0-inch LCD monitor, a 3X optical zoom lens and the imaging power of 5.0 effective megapixels.

Developed in line with the three keywords, “Sportiness”, “Elegance”, and, “Leisure”, the OptioWP provides the user with the advantage of waterproof performance that enables confident shooting during a range of water sports. And unusually for a camera with such sporting capability, the OptioWP also has surprisingly sophisticated styling that makes it ideal for use on practically any kind of occasion.


Optio WP SPECS
Style
MegaPixels
ISO rating
Zoom
Memory Type
Max Resolution
LCD screen
Compact
4.9
Auto, 50, 100,
200, 400
12x
3x Optical
4x Digital
Internal and
SD/MMC card
2560 x 1920
2.0"
Size: 4 x 2 x 0.9"
Weight: 4.8 oz (.3 lb.)
Flash: Built-In
Water Resistant (JIS class 8); 1.5 m for 30 mins
10.5MB of internal memory; Removable memory - SD/MMC card
File size (low res.): 0.6 MB (about 489 still images on 128MB card)
New to market January 2004
Approx Price: $200

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