Pentax A10 Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio A10 
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Photo Gallery URL: Photo Gallery
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: A10 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $350.00
Street Price: $239.49
Date Available:  
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 5.1 oz (145 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.5 x 2.1 x 0.9 in.
(89 x 55 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),
648 x 480 (0.3 MP, Other)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 0.5
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 30
Movie Audio: Yes 
Imaging Sensor (Megapixels): 8.32
Sensor Size (inches): 1/1.8" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type:  
Effective Megapixels: 8.00 
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: 35 cm to Infinity
13.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 12 - 40 cm
4.7 - 15.7 in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) - f/5.4 (tele) 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution: 232,000 dots
Touchscreen:  
Articulating LCD:  
Max Playback Zoom: 8.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 50, 100, 200, 400, 800
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Manual 
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, center, spot 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Creative Exposure Modes: Night Scene, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Surf & Snow, Candle, Text, Food, Sport, Frame composition, Pet 
Self Timer: 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Flash-off, Flash-on, Auto+red-eye reduction, Flash-on +red-eye reduction, Auto backlight compensation 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Auto ISO: 0.06m - 5m (W) / 0.35m - 2.5 m (T)  
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD 
Memory Included (MB): 24.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format:  
Movie File Format: DivX MPEG4 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: DC input 
Included Software: Software (S-SW42) 
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary Lithium Ion 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: 150
Notes & Features: Pentax Shake Reduction system 

 


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