Pentax E40 Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio E40 
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General
Model Number: E40 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $149.95
Street Price: $129.99
Date Available: 2007-09-30
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 6.2 oz (177 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.7 x 2.4 x 0.9 in.
(94 x 61 x 23 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
2592 x 1944 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2304 x 1728 (4.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1600 x 1200 (1.9 MP, 4:3),
1024 x 768 (0.8 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 640x480, 320x240, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 15, 30, 15
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.29
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Effective Megapixels: 8.10 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 37 - 112 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 15 cm to Infinity
5.9 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/5.2 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.4
LCD Resolution: 110,000 dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom: 8.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto (80 - 400), 80, 160, 320, 400, 800, 1000
White Balance Settings: Auto, daylight, shade, tungsten, fluorescent, custom 
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: TTL multi-segment 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Creative Exposure Modes: Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Surf & Snow, Sport, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Panorama, Frame Composite 
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto flash, flash on, flash off, redeye reduction 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Approx 14.1 (wide), 7.5 (tele) 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC 
Memory Included (MB): 10.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (MotionJPEG) 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 1.1
Other Connection:  
Included Software:  
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA 
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline or Lithium disposable, NiMH rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 2 x Alkaline AAs
Battery Charger Included: No 
CIPA Rating: 240
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