Pentax W10 Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio W10 
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Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: W10
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $299.95
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2006-03-01
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 5.5 oz (155 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 4.2 x 2.2 x 0.9 in.
(107 x 55 x 23 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: 1.1
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 15.00
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 6.18
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): 38 - 114 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: 4x
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: 1 - 60 cm
0.4 - 23.6 in
Aperture Range: f/3.3 (wide) / f/4.0 (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: 115,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 8.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 64, 100, 200, 400, 800* (candle mode only)
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: TTL multi-segment
Program AE: No
Aperture Priority: No
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Program, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Night scene, Surf & snow, Self-portrait, Food, Museum, Sport, Underwater, Underwater movie, Pet, Candle, Soft, Natural skin tone, Fireworks, Kids, Report, Sunset, Text, Frame
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Flash-off, Flash-on, Auto + Red-eye reduction, Flash-on + Red-eye reduction, Soft flash
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: ISO Auto: Wide: 0.66 ft - 12 ft (0.2m - 3.6m); 1.64 ft - 9.8 ft (0.5m - 3m)
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD
Memory Included (MB): 10.5
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: MOV (QuickTime MotionJPEG)
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
External Connections: USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In
Included Software: Software S-SW48 (CD ROM)
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary D-LI8
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary D-LI8 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 240
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Class 8 Waterproof rating (submersible for up to five feet for a maximum of 30 minutes of continuous use).

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