Pentax Z10 Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax Optio Z10 
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General
Model Number: Z10 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $249.95
Street Price: $235.04
Date Available: 2007-09-30
Tripod Mount:  
Weight: 125g
4.4oz
Weight With Batteries? No 
Size: 94 x 58 x 25 mm
3.7 x 2.3 x 1.0 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264x2448, 2592x1944, 2304x1728, 2048x1536, 1600x1200
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30/15, 30/15
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.29
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 8.00 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 266 mm
Zoom Ratio: 7.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 5.1x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 8 - 50 cm
3.1 - 19.7 in
Aperture Range: f/3.5 (wide) / f/5.4 (tele) - f/??? 
Lens Thread:  
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Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 230,000
Max Playback Zoom: 8.00x
Exposure
ISO Settings: 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Manual 
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/1440
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: TTL metering with choice of: Multi-segment, Center-weighted & Spot meter 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: On, Off, Auto, Redeye, Soft flash 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: (Auto ISO): Approx 17.7 feet (Wide), 13.1 feet (Tele) 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SDHC / SD 
Memory Included (MB): 52.1
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPG) 
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:  
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary D-LI72 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary D-LI72 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
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