Pentax E70 Review

 
Camera Reviews / Pentax Cameras i Preview
Basic Specifications
Full model name: Pentax Optio E70
Resolution: 10.10 Megapixels
Sensor size: 1/2.33 inch
(6.1mm x 4.6mm)
Lens: 3.00x zoom
(32-96mm eq.)
Viewfinder: LCD
Extended ISO: 64 - 6400
Shutter: 1/2000 - 4 seconds
Max Aperture: 2.9
Dimensions: 3.8 x 2.1 x 0.9 in.
(97 x 54 x 22 mm)
Weight: 5.6 oz (160 g)
includes batteries
MSRP: $140
Availability: 02/2009
Manufacturer: Pentax
Full specs: Pentax E70 specifications

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Pentax E70
10.10
Megapixels
3.00x zoom 1/2.33 inch
size sensor
image of Pentax Optio E70
Front side of Pentax E70 digital camera Front side of Pentax E70 digital camera Front side of Pentax E70 digital camera    

Pentax Optio E70 Overview

The Pentax E70 is a ten megapixel digital camera with a 3x optical zoom lens. The Pentax Optio E70 is an entry-level model with 2.4" LCD display, offers a zoom range from a not-so-generous 32mm wide angle to a 96mm telephoto, and is compatible with standard AA batteries.

The Pentax E70 camera includes face recognition that can identify 32 faces in a scene within 0.03 seconds, plus what Pentax calls "Pixel Track" shake reduction, and there's also blink detection and smile capture functions. The E70 also features a digital panorama mode, which automatically stitches a series of photos into one wide 180-degree image. The Optio E70 uses SD/SDHC media for storage, and includes about 35MB of internal memory.

Pentax Optio E70 Pricing and Availability

The Pentax Optio E70 lists for US$139.95, and will ship from February 2009. The Pentax E70 will be available in champagne gold, deep blue and red.

 

Pentax E70

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Pentax E70
Similar to the E70 but smaller lighter larger sensor cheaper But ...
loading
No cameras match your search criteria(s)
   

$99.00 (41% less)

16.2 MP (38% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

19% smaller

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs DV150F

$

14 MP (28% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

39% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs WG-20

$116.95 (20% less)

20.1 MP (50% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

31% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs L32

$299.00 (53% more)

16.1 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

29% larger

8x zoom (62% more)

E70 vs N2

$239.48 (42% more)

18.2 MP (45% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

31% smaller

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs TX30

$232.66 (40% more)

16.1 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

46% larger

4.6x zoom (35% more)

E70 vs TS6

$104.48 (34% less)

16.2 MP (38% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

32% larger

12x zoom (75% more)

E70 vs WB35F

$149.33 (6% more)

16.2 MP (38% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

38% larger

12x zoom (75% more)

E70 vs WB50F

$114.00 (23% less)

20.1 MP (50% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

Similar size

8x zoom (62% more)

E70 vs W830

$99.00 (41% less)

2 MP (49% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

Similar size

8x zoom (62% more)

E70 vs 160

$141.97

13.2 MP (23% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

58% larger

3x zoom

E70 vs S33

$163.50 (14% more)

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

35% larger

12x zoom (75% more)

E70 vs SZ10

$338.32 (59% more)

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

41% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs AW130

$119.00 (18% less)

2 MP (49% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

Similar size

8x zoom (62% more)

E70 vs 180

$159.00 (12% more)

2 MP (49% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

10% larger

1x zoom (70% more)

E70 vs 190 IS

$229.00 (39% more)

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

42% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs TG-860

$180.97 (23% more)

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

28% larger

12x zoom (75% more)

E70 vs S6900

$279.00 (50% more)

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

42% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs TG-870

$

16 MP (37% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

49% larger

5x zoom (40% more)

E70 vs WG-30w

$300.00 (53% more)

16.3 MP (38% more)

Also lacks viewfinder

25% larger

21x zoom (86% more)

E70 vs WB800F

Suggestion for improvement? Head over here.


Enter this month to win:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate