Pentax 50L Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio 50L 
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Pentax Optio 50L
General
Model Number: 50L 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
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Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 6.7 oz (190 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.6 x 2.4 x 1.3 in.
(91 x 61 x 33 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2560 x 1920 (4.9 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1280 x 960 (1.2 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 20, 0
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 5.19
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Effective Megapixels: 5.00 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 32 - 96 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Manual Focus:  
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 6 cm to Infinity
2.4 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/4.8 (tele) - ??? 
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Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution: 115,000 dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 50, 100, 200
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Sunset 
Shutter Speed Range: 2 - 1/1000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-Segment, Center-weighted 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Creative Exposure Modes: Landscape, Night Scene, Portrait, Sport, Simple 
Self Timer:  
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off, Red-eye Reduction 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 0.5 - 3.4m; Tele: 0.5 - 2.0m 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD 
Memory Included (MB): 12.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG) 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In 
Included Software: ACDSee for PENTAX 
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium disposable or NiMH rechargeable 
Batteries Included: Yes
Battery Charger Included: No 
CIPA Rating: Unknown
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