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Pentax Optio RZ18 Digital Camera

16 Megapixels16 MegapixelsUltra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Ultra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.

Model Specifications

BrandPentax ModelOptio RZ18
Sensor 16 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 1600 *Expanded range: 80-1600, Up to 6400 at lower resolutions Shutter-Speed 1/2000 - 4s
Lens25 - 450mm F/3.5 - 5.9 / 8Mininum Focus4cm (w) / 30cm (t)
ZoomElectronicManual Focus Electronic
Filter Diameter Focus System 9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C
Viewfinder Type None Viewfinder Size
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 3" LCD 460K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesAuto Scene Modes21Portrait, Night, Night Portrait, Landscape, Blue Sky, Sunset, Flower, Sport, Pet, Digital SR, Natural Skin, Kids, Fireworks, Frame Composite (3MP), Party, Food, Candlelight, Text, Surf&Snow, Digital Wide (5MP), Digital Panorama (2MP)
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot, Face-Detect Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 1 FPS, Unlimited JPEG *40 Frames @ 9 FPS @ 5 MP. Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s, Remote 3s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Infrared Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG Flash Ports
Built-In Flash Yes Flash Sync 1/2000s
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 30 FPS 16:9 Sound Input
Video Format M-JPEG WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Internal Memory GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life
Introduced 2011-09-12, DiscontinuedYES Construction Standard
Size 109 x 61 x 36mm (W x H x D) Weight 170g

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Pentax RZ18 Facts

Compact digital camera
16 Megapixels Travel ZoomISO 80-1600
18X Ultra-Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/2000-4s
Built-in StabilizationCustom white-balance
1 FPS Drive, Unlimited ImagesSpot-Metering
1280x720 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion
3" LCD 460K PixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity
Internal Memory
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