Pentax Optio S6 Specs

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Pentax Optio S6

Part Number: 18493

General

  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    aluminum alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6360000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    A slim profile makes this camera easy to carry. A panoramic assist function is provided in this camera, making it ideal for vacation pictures. Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    flower, food, landscape, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, surf & snow, text
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Red filter, Illustration, Sepia, Slim, Soft
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    232,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    5.9 in - 16.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 6.2 - 18.6 mm - f/2.7-5.2
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.7-5.2
  • Min Focal Length
    6.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    18.6 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    6 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, carrying strap

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    23 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.6 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-L18 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 710 mAh (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    S6
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Red filter, Illustration, Sepia, Slim, Soft
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, histogram display, resizing an image

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    flower, food, landscape, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, surf & snow, text

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    6360000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    232,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    23 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.4 in
  • Depth
    0.7 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    0.22 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh
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