Pentax Optio MX4 specs

General

  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    4.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    4230000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    4000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    10 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    134,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    flower, illustration, landscape, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, self-portrait, soft, sunset, surf & snow
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Sepia, Yellow
  • 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 1/4 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.9 in - 16.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, lens cap, neck strap

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 10x zoom - 5.8 - 58 mm - f/2.9-3.5
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 12 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.9-3.5
  • Min Focal Length
    5.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    58 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 160 x 120 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    MPEG-4 - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, RGB primary color filter, alarm function, audio recording, auto daylight savings time, auto power save, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    ACD Systems ACDsee, Drivers & Utilities

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

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    MX4
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Sepia, Yellow
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, RGB primary color filter, alarm function, audio recording, auto daylight savings time, auto power save, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, histogram display, resizing an image

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/4 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    flower, illustration, landscape, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, self-portrait, soft, sunset, surf & snow

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
    4 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.4 mm (1/2.7")
  • Total Pixels
    4230000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    4000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    1.8 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    4.6 cm
  • Display Format
    134,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • 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
    2.3 in
  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Height
    2.9 in
  • Weight
    0.66 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh