Pentax Optio A10 Specifications

Pentax Optio A10

Part Number: Optio A10 (Reviewed) Released: February 25, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    Silver
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    8,320,000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8,000,000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    Composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    A slim profile makes this camera easy to carry. Having video capture capability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, Automatic
  • Shooting Programs
    Candle, Portrait mode, Landscape, Surf & snow, Sports mode, Flower, Frame composition, Food, Text, Pet, Night scene
  • Special Effects
    Soft, Black & White, Sepia, Black & White Red filter, Illustration, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Blue filter, Slim
  • White Balance
    Automatic, Presets, Custom
  • White Balance Presets
    Fluorescent, Cloudy, Daylight, Tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37.5 - 112.5 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    Manual, Automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    13.8 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.4 in - 13.8 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    Motorized drive
  • Features
    Aspherical lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    Fill-in mode, Auto mode, Flash OFF mode, Red-eye reduction, Backlight mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    30 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec, 10 sec
  • Additional Features
    Digital image rotation, PictBridge support, Direct print, DPOF support, In-camera red-eye removal, Audio recording, RGB primary color filter, PRINT Image Matching, Auto power save, Cropping an image, Digital noise reduction

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Display

  • Resolution
    232,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    Built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, ACD Systems ACDsee

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows ME, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows 98, MS Windows XP, MS Windows 2000, Apple Mac OS 9.2 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    Battery charger, Carrying strap, USB cable, Audio / video cable
  • Body Material
    Aluminum alloy

Memory / Storage

  • RAM Installed
    24 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year limited warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    0.9 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    0.2 lbs

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag dim
    1.4
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    3.8
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    4.7
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.1
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    4.2

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Where to Buy See all prices

Pentax Optio A10

Part Number: Optio A10 Released: Feb 25, 2006
MSRP: $529.00 Low Price: $299.99 See all prices