Pentax Optio S40 Specifications

Pentax Optio S40

Pentax Optio S40

Part Number: 18027 Released: April 15, 2004

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    4.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    aluminum alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    4230000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    4000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    2.6 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    A panoramic assist function is provided in this camera, making it ideal for vacation pictures. Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    2 in 1, flower, food, landscape-portrait, marine, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait, sunset, surf & snow, text
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Green, Red
  • 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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 11.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

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

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 5.8 - 17.4 mm - f/2.6-4.8
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.6-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    17.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    11 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1728: 4 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2304 x 1728: 8 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2304 x 1728: 12 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 5 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536: 10 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2048 x 1536: 15 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 9 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200: 16 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 1600 x 1200: 22 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 20 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768: 37 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 1024 x 768: 49 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 45 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480: 71 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 640 x 480: 95 - with 11MB built-in memory
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, 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

  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA

Software

  • Type
    ACD Systems FotoCanvas, ACD Systems FotoSlate, ACD Systems Photostitcher Plug-in, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    S40
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    2.6 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Green, Red
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, 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
  • Shooting Programs
    2 in 1, flower, food, landscape-portrait, marine, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait, sunset, 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
    5

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    0.22 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    4 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    4230000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    4000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1.6 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    4.1 cm
  • Display Format
    85,000 pixels

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Where to Buy

Pentax Optio S40

Part Number: 18027 Released: Apr 15, 2004

MSRP: $249.95

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