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Pentax Optio P70 Specifications

Pentax Optio P70

Pentax Optio P70 (Red)

Part Number: 17601 Released: February 1, 2009

General

  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    aluminum
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    12390000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    6.3 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 64-6400, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    blog, candle, digital wide, fireworks, flower, food, frame composition, half-length portrait, kids, landscape, natural skin tone, night scene, night scene with portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, sports mode, surf & snow, text
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 15 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    6 groups / 7 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.6-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    19.6 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27.5 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
    6
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    red
  • Color Category
    red

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    34 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-LI88
  • Details
    1 x Pentax D-LI88 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    P70
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 64-6400, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    6.3 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    blog, candle, digital wide, fireworks, flower, food, frame composition, half-length portrait, kids, landscape, natural skin tone, night scene, night scene with portrait, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, sports mode, surf & snow, text

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    4.41 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    11 mm (1/2.3")
  • Total Pixels
    12390000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.9 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    34 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Where to Buy

Pentax Optio P70 (Red)

Part Number: 17601 Released: Feb 1, 2009

MSRP: $359.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.