Pentax M90 Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio M90 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: M90
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price:  
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Date Available:  
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 4.7 oz (133 g)
includes batteries
Size: 3.9 x 2.3 x 0.9 in.
(99 x 59 x 23 mm)
Waterproof: No
Waterproof Depth: n/a
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Effective Megapixels: 12.1
Sensor Format: 1/2.3 inch
Sensor size: 28.0735mm2 (6.17mm x 4.55mm)
Approximate Pixel Pitch: 1.54 microns
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Color Filter Type:  
Self-Cleaning: No
Built-in image stabilization: No
On-Sensor Phase Detect: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3),
4000 x 2664 (10.7 MP, 3:2),
4000 x 1944 (7.8 MP, Other),
3264 x 2448 (8.0 MP, 4:3),
2576 x 1932 (5.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1600 x 1200 (1.9 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.21)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 1.6
Video Capture
Can take movies: Yes
Movie Resolution: 640x480 (30)
320x240 (30)
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable Video: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out: No
HD Video Connection:
Lens & Optics
Lens Mount: n/a
Lens Thread: n/a
Lens Thread Type: n/a
Kit Lens: Pentax lens; 7 elements in 6 groups, 3 aspherical elements
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 140 mm
Zoom Ratio: 5.00x
Aperture Range: f/3.5 (wide) / f/5.9 (tele) - ???
Normal Focus Range: 1 cm to Infinity
0.2 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 0 - 2 cm
0.0 - 0.8 in
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 5.0x
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: 3-point TTL contrast detection w/ tracking
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: No
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Focus Peaking: No
Evf Resolution In Pixels:  
Evf Resolution In Dots:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
Rear Display: Yes
Rear Display Size (inches): 2.7
Rear Display Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating Screen: No
Tilt Swivel Screen:
Selfie Screen:
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
Maximum ISO (native): 0
Minimum ISO (native):  
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto, Sunny, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Cloudy
Shutter Speed Range: 2 - 1/1000
Bulb Mode: No
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-segment
Program, Aperture, Shutter, Manual (PASM) Modes No
Creative Exposure Modes: Auto-Panorama, Sport, Landscape, Night Landscape, Self-Portrait, Night Portrait, Museum, Snow, Sunset, Fireworks, Beach, Party, Foliage, Kids&Pets, Copy, Backlight, Frame Composite, Audio, Video, Portrait
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Time Lapse (intervalometer): No
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: On, Off, Auto, Soft Flash, Red-Eye Reduction
Flash Guide Number: n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 0.3 - 3.0m; Tele: 1.0 - 1.8m @ ISO 400
Max Flash Sync:  
Flash Exposure Compensation:  
External Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Dual Card Slots:
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Built-In GPS: No
Bluetooth: No
NFC:
Microphone Jack: No
Headphone Jack: No
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: Yes
Remote Control: No
Remote Control Type:  
Connections (extended):  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary D-LI108
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary D-LI108 lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included (external or internal): Yes
External Charger Included:
Internal Charging Supported:
CIPA Rating Monitor (Live View): 200
CIPA Rating Viewfinder (OVF/EVF):  
Software
Included Software: ArcSoft Media Impression 2.0 for Pentax
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
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