Pentax Optio WP Specifications

Pentax Optio WP

Pentax Optio WP

Part Number: 18383 (Reviewed) Released: March 15, 2005

General

  • Depth
    2.0 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5,190,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    This Pentax digital camera includes weatherproofing features, making it stand out from comparable cameras. As a waterproof camera, you can take it to the beach or poolside. A panoramic assist function is provided in this camera, making it ideal for vacati
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • Shooting Programs
    museum
  • Special Effects
    Soft
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    5.1 in - 8 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    flash OFF mode

Display

  • Display Format
    85,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Underwater Depth
    up to 5 ft

Miscellaneous

  • Protection
    waterproof
  • Underwater Use
    Yes

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 6.3 - 18.9 mm - f/3.3-4
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.3-4
  • Min Focal Length
    6.3 in
  • Max Focal Length
    18.9 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 - 114mm mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 23.6 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    10.5 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps � AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps � AVI - 160 x 120 - 30 fps � AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    date/time stamp

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    composite video/audio output, USB, DC power input
  • Qty
    1, 1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-Li8
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 710 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Pentax D-Li8

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows ME
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    WP
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Soft
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    date/time stamp

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • Shooting Programs
    museum

White Balance

  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.0 in
  • Height
    0.9 in
  • Weight
    4.2 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    5 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    5,190,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5,000,000 pixels pixels

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    5.1 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    8 m

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    fine, fine, normal, economy, fine, normal, economy, fine, normal, economy, normal, economy, fine, normal, economy, fine, normal, economy
  • Image Resolution
    2560 x 1920, 1024 x 768, 1024 x 768, 1024 x 768, 640 x 480, 640 x 480, 640 x 480, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 1728, 2304 x 1728, 2560 x 1920, 2560 x 1920, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1536, 1600 x 1200, 1600 x 1200, 1600 x 1200
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    37 VA, 217 VA, 391 VA, 489 VA, 460 VA, 712 VA, 870 VA, 49 VA, 94 VA, 135 VA, 72 VA, 122 VA, 62 VA, 111 VA, 163 VA, 103 VA, 174 VA, 237 VA
  • Comments
    with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, AVI, AVI, AVI
  • Image Resolution
    320 x 240, 320 x 240, 160 x 120, 160 x 120
  • Frame Rate
    30 fps, 15 fps, 30 fps, 15 fps

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    710 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

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Pentax Optio WP

Part Number: 18383 Released: Mar 15, 2005
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