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Pentax Optio W90 Digital Camera

12 Megapixels12 Megapixels720p 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 MeteringWeatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Waterproof - Submersible under water up to a certain depth.Waterproof - Submersible under water up to a certain depth.Accepts Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital High Capacity (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.

Digital Camera Description

The Pentax Optio W90 is a Ultra-Compact Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 12 Megapixels CCD sensor offers an ISO 80-1600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 80-1600. With 12 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.

This digita camera is a strictly Point-and-Shoot.
Pentax Optio W90

The Pentax Optio W90 features a Contrast-Detect AF system. Manual Focus is also available.

The Pentax Optio W90 is waterproof to a 6 meter depth. The weatherproof construction of this digital camera protects it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. This particular model is also freezeproof down to -10C. There is no viewfinder on the Pentax Optio W90 and no provision to add one.

Model Specifications

BrandPentax ModelOptio W90
Sensor 12 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
Stabilization None Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 1600 *Expanded range: 80-1600, Up to 6400 at lower resolutions Shutter-Speed 1/1500 - 4s
Lens28 - 140mm F/3.5 - 5.5 / 8Mininum Focus1cm
ZoomInternalManual Focus Electronic
Filter Diameter Focus System Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Macro Illuminating LEDs
Viewfinder Type None Viewfinder Size
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 230K Pixels 2.7" LCD 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesAuto Scene Modes16Night, Underwater, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Microscope, Surf Snow, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Sport, Fireworks, Candlelight, Night Portrait, Text, Food
MeteringMulti-Segement, Center, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Waterproof to 6m
Weatherproof to -10C
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, 4 - 2.4m (W-T) Flash Sync
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 30 FPS 16:9 Sound Input
Video Format M-JPEG WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital High Capacity GPS No
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life
Introduced 2010-02-24, DiscontinuedYES Construction Shockproof *JIS Class 8 Waterproof, JIS Class 6 Dustproof, Shockproof to 1.3m
Size 108 x 59 x 25mm (W x H x D) Weight 164g

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Pentax W90 Facts


Ultra-Compact digital camera

Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm

1/2.3" Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

12 Megapixels Ultra CompactISO 80-1600
5X Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/1500-4s
Waterproof to 6mCustom white-balance
Weatherproof down to -10CSpot-Metering
1280x720 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion Battery
2.7" LCD 230K PixelsSecure Digital High Capacity
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