Pentax S60 Review

 
Camera Reviews / Pentax Cameras i Preview
Links
Model Name: Pentax Optio S60 
Check Prices: Check Now!
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL:  
Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: S60
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $299.00
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2005-10-31
Tripod Mount: No
Weight: 6.3 oz (180 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.5 x 2.3 x 1.1 in.
(89 x 59 x 28 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2816 x 2112 (5.9 MP, 4:3),
2560 x 1920 (4.9 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: n/a
Movie Resolution: 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 0.00
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 6.36
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5 inch
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Sensor Type: CCD
Effective Megapixels: 6.00
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 107 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 2.6x
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: Yes
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 6 - 50 cm
2.4 - 19.7 in
Aperture Range: f/2.6 (wide) / f/4.8 (tele) - f/???
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: 115,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 12.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 80, 160, 320, 400
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-segment, center-weighted, spot
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: No
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, Landscape, Night scene, Movie
Self Timer:  
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Flash-off, Flash-on, Auto + Red-eye reduction, Flash-on + Red-eye reduction
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Approx. 0.65 ft -16 ft (0.2m – 4.9m) (wide); Approx. 0.65 ft -9.2 ft (0.2m – 2.8m) (tele) at ISO 400
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD
Memory Included (MB): 11.0
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:  
OS Compatibility: Windows, MacOS
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA or 1 x CR-V3
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline or Lithium disposable, NiMH rechargeable
Batteries Included:  
Battery Charger Included: No
CIPA Rating: Unknown
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features:

Pentax S60

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Pentax S60

Print the specs page for the Pentax Optio S60 digital camera reviewPrint this Page

Follow Imaging Resource

Purchase memory card for Pentax Optio S60 digital camera
Enter this month to win:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate