Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS Review
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|Camera Type||Water and shock proof digital zoom compact|
|Total Pixels||approx. 14.48 megapixels|
|Effective Pixels||approx. 14 megapixels|
3 quality levels of JPEG (good, better, best)????
|Movie||HDTV 720p (1280x720) @ approx. 30 or 15fps
VGA (640x480) @ approx. 30 or 15fps
QVGA (320x240) @ approx. 30 or 15fps
|Colour Depth||12 bits x 3 colours|
|Sensitivity||Auto, Fixed (ISO 80 - 6400)|
|Shake Reduction||Pixel Track Shake Reduction
Hi-sensitivity anti-shake mode (Digital SR)
Movie shake reduction mode (Movie SR)
|Focal Length||PENTAX 5-25mm f/3.5(W) - f/5.5(T), equ. to 28?140mm in 35mm|
|Digital Zoom||Optical zoom: 5x
Digital zoom: approx. 6.7x
Intelligent zoom: approx. 7x at 7M, approx. 33.5x at 640 (including optical zoom)
|Construction||PENTAX zoom lens, 11 elements in 9 groups (5 aspherical elements)|
|Type||TTL contrast detection auto focus system|
|Functions||Infinity-landscape, Pan Focus, Manual Focus: available
9-point AF, Spot AF, Auto tracking AF
|Focus Range (automatic)||Normal : 0.5m ? infinity (whole zoom area)
Macro : 0.1m ? 0.6m (whole zoom area)
1cm Macro : 0.01m ? 0.30m (middle zoom position)?
|AF assist||AF assist lamp
Special Macrolight (5 LED at front)?
|Type||2.7’’ (6.86mm) colour 16:9 LCD, extra wide angle viewing with Anti-Reflective Coating|
|Resolution||approx. 230k dots|
|Playback||One Shot, Index (4 thumb nails, 9 thumb nails), Enlargement (up to 10X, scroll available), Movie Playback, Sound Playback, Histogram, Folder display, Select&Delete, Calendar?|
|Speed||1/1500 - 1/4sec.
4 sec at most. (Night Scene mode setting)
|Metering||Multi-segment metering, Centre-weighted metering, Spot metering|
|Exposure Modes||Auto Picture, Program, Night Scene, Movie, Underwater, Underwater Movie, Digital Microscope, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Digital Wide, Digital Shake Reduction, Surf&Snow, Kids, Pet, Sport, Fireworks, Candlelight, Night Scene Portrait, Text, Food, Digital Panorama, Frame Composite, Report, Green? ?|
|Compensation||±2EV (1/3EV steps)|
|Type||Integrated auto flash contro?l|
|Modes||Flash-on and Flash-off modes
"Red-eye" reduction function employs a pre-discharge
|Effective Range||Wide:approx. 0.2 - 3.9 m (ISO Auto)
Tele:approx. 0.2 - 2.5 m (ISO Auto)
|Modes||One shot, Self-timer (2 or 10 sec), Continuous shooting (0.68 fps), Burst shooting, IR Remote Control, Interval shooting, Auto Bracket|
|Face Recognition||Face recognition AF&AE is available for all modes up to 32 faces
Pet Detection up to 3 faces?
|White Balance||Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual setting|
|Digital Filter||B&W, Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Colour, Extract colour, Colour emphasis, High Contrast, Starburst, Soft, Fish-Eye, Brightness, Miniature|
|Recording||Sound : Yes
Movie "Shake reduction" ? stabilized video
Duration : Depends on memory card capacity
Resolution : HDTV (1280x720) at 30 or 15fps ; VGA (640x480) at 30 or 15fps ; QVGA (320x240) at 30 or 15fps
|Editing||Save as still image, Dividing Movies|
|Digital Filter||B&W, Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Colour, Extract Colour, Colour Emphasis, High Contrast, Starburst, Soft, Brightness, Minature Filters|
|Options||Slideshow, Image Rotation, Small Face Filter, Ink Rubbing Filter, Collage, Original Frame, Frame Composite, Movie Edit, Red-eye Compensation, Resize, Cropping, Image/Sound Copy, Voice Memo, Protect, DPOF, Startup Screen, Face close up playback, Eye-Fi compatible
Geo-tagging function: particularly useful when going on vacation and when travelling. This function allows you to show on your photo galleries where your pictures were taken
|Internal||approx 97 MB|
|External||SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards
Compatible with Eye-Fi wireless memory cards
|File Format||JPEG (conforms to Exif 2.3), conforms to DCF 2.0, DPOF, PRINT Image Matching III
AVI (Motion JPEG)
|Features||World time: 75 cities, 28 time zones
Built-in GPS tracker, allowing geo-tagging
Others: Noise reduction if shutter speed exceeds 0.25 sec.
Motion Blur reduction
Digital Shake Reduction system
Eye-Fi cards compatible ??
|Language||English, French, Germany, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Japanese, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek, Russian, Thai, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese|
|Delay||Start-up time: approx. 1.3 sec|
|Shutter Release Delay||Approx. 0.037 sec|
|Interface||Micro HDMI output, USB 2.0 (Hi-Speed), PC/AV terminal (NTSC/PAL, mono) and AC power input|
|Source||Rechargeable D-LI92 Lithium-Ion ?battery
Optional AC adapter kit
|Performance||Still*: Approx. 260 shots
Playback**: Approx. 280 min
* Recording capacity shows approximate number of shots recorded during CIPA-compliant testing. Actual performance may vary depending on operating conditions
**According to the results of PENTAX in-house testing ?
|Weight||147 g (without battery and memory card)
167 g (loaded and ready)
|PC||Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista and 7|
|Mac||Mac OS X 10.3.9 or above|
|Included Software||For Windows: Arcsoft Media Impression v3.0 for PENTAX
For Mac: Arcsoft Media Impression v2.1 for PENTAX
|Kit Content||AV cable, USB cable, AC cable, Li-ion battery, Battery charger, Carabiner strap, Strap, Macro stand and Software|
|Optional||Neoprene pouches, Weatherproof remote control O-RC1, Sport strap O-ST81, Floating strap, AC adapter kit K-AC117E, Battery charger kit K-BC92E|
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