Pentax Optio S50 Specs

Pentax Optio S50

Part Number: 18041 Released: 15 September 2004

General

  • Depth
    2.6 cm
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    aluminum alloy
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5360000 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
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    A panoramic assist function is provided in this camera, making it ideal for vacation pictures. Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    2 in 1, flower, text, food, landscape-portrait, marine, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait, sunset, surf & snow
  • 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
    0.2 m - 3.5 m
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
  • Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    85,000 pixels
  • Type
    1.8" LCD display

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, carrying strap

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 5.8 - 17.4 mm - f/2.6-4.8
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • 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
    35.6 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    40 cm
  • Macro Focus Range
    6-50cm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Power

  • Batteries Included
    1

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    11 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 2560 x 1920: 3 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1920: 6 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2560 x 1920: 10 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2304 x 1536: 4 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1536: 8 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2304 x 1536: 12 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 5 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 9 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 2048 x 1536: 14 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 8 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 15 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 1600 x 1200: 21 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 19 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 36 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 1024 x 768: 48 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480: 44 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 69 - with 11MB built-in memory
    Economy JPEG 640 x 480: 92 - with 11MB built-in memory
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 25 sec - with 11MB built-in memory
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 49 sec - with 11MB built-in memory

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, histogram display, resizing an image

Digital Camera

  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Shutter

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

Software

  • Type
    ACD Systems FotoCanvas, ACD Systems FotoSlate, ACD Systems Photostitcher Plug-in, 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 ME, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows XP, MS Windows NT 4.0
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA, CR-V3, AA
  • Details
    2 x AA (included)
    1 x CR-V3 (optional)

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax Optio
  • Model
    S50
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    2.6 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    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, 2 sec
  • Features
    audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, histogram display, 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
    2 in 1, flower, text, food, landscape-portrait, marine, museum, panorama assist, self-portrait, sunset, surf & snow

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

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    5 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    5360000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1.8 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    4.6 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, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    8.9 cm
  • Depth
    2.6 cm
  • Height
    5.9 cm
  • Weight
    0.1 kg

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Where to Buy

Pentax Optio S50

Part Number: 18041 Released: 15 Sep 2004

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