Pentax Optio VS20 Specifications

Pentax Optio VS20 (White)

Part Number: 14131

General

  • Depth
    1.5 mm
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    16,560,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Digital Zoom
    7.2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Advanced Face Recognition system
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Shooting Programs
    kids
  • Special Effects
    Skintone
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2500 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 - 16.7 ft : ISO auto � 5 ft - 11 ft : ISO auto
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    fill-in mode

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.1-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5 in
  • Max Focal Length
    100 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 - 560mm mm
  • Min Focus Distance
    15.7 mm
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    brilliant white
  • Color Category
    white

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SDHC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    16 MB
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4608 x 3456 � JPEG 3456 x 3456 � JPEG 4608 x 2592 � JPEG 3072 x 2304 � JPEG 1920 x 1080 � JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MJPEG - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps � MJPEG - 1280 x 720 - 15 fps � MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps � MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 15 fps � MJPEG - 320 x 240 - 30 fps � MJPEG - 320 x 240 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    Hi-Speed USB, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    4 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 220 shots � Playback - 3 hours
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-Li122
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Pentax D-Li122

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows Vista
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    VS20
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    7.2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Skintone
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Advanced Face Recognition system
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Shooting Programs
    kids

White Balance

  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm ( 1/2.33" )
  • Total Pixels
    16,560,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,000,000 pixels pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    2.4 mm
  • Weight
    7.5 oz

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    7.9 mm, 5 m
  • Max Shooting Distance
    16.7 m, 11 m
  • Sensitivity
    ISO auto

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    4608 x 3456, 3456 x 3456, 4608 x 2592, 3072 x 2304, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 640 x 480, 320 x 240
  • Frame Rate
    30 fps, 15 fps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1000 mAh
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting, playback
  • Battery Life
    220 shots, 3 hours

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Where to Buy

Pentax Optio VS20 (White)

Part Number: 14131
MSRP: $199.95 Low Price: $179.99 See all prices