HolidayBuyer's Guide

Pentax Optio S60 Specifications

Pentax Optio S60

Part Number: 18506

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in, 1.1 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
    1/1.8", 1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x, 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. Having video capture capability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 160, ISO 320, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO auto, ISO 80
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, aperture-priority, program, manual, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    2 in 1, landscape, flower, night scene, sunset, surf & snow, text, portrait mode, food, sports mode, landscape-portrait, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Sepia, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Green, Red
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, flash, shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec, 1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec, 4 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Type
    2" LCD display
  • Display Format
    130,000 pixels, 115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    7.9 in - 16 ft, 1.6 ft - 12.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.8, f/2.6-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    7.5 mm, 5.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    22.5 mm, 17.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35.6 m, 36 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in, 15.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2.4 in - 19.7 in, 2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    6, 5
  • Element Qty
    6, 7
  • Lens Brand
    Pentax
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    12 MB, 11 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 2816 x 2112: 40 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 2112: 82 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 2816 x 2112: 124 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2560 x 1920: 49 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1920: 95 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 2560 x 1920: 138 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2304 x 1536: 61 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1536: 124 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 2304 x 1536: 177 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 77 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 155 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 2048 x 1536: 226 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 124 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 207 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 1600 x 1200: 312 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 249 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 416 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 1024 x 768: 543 - with 128MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480: 499 - with 128MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 781 - with 128MB card
    Economy JPEG 640 x 480: 1042 - with 128MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 20 fps - 55 sec - with 12MB built-in memory
    320 x 240 - 24 fps - web camera mode

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none, real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    30 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, AF lock, 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, 1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec, 4 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA, CR-V3, AA
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery (included)
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery (optional)

Software

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

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
    60, S60
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 160, ISO 320, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 64, ISO auto, ISO 80
  • ISO (Max)
    200, 400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x, 2.6 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Black & White Blue filter, Sepia, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Green, Red
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, AF lock, 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, aperture-priority, program, manual, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    2 in 1, landscape, flower, night scene, sunset, surf & snow, text, portrait mode, food, sports mode, landscape-portrait, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in, 3.6 in
  • Height
    2.4 in, 2.3 in
  • Weight
    0.44 lbs, 0.22 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8", 1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.1 mm (1/1.8"), 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, 2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm, 6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels, 130,000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

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

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Where to Buy

Pentax Optio S60

Part Number: 18506

MSRP: $449.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.