By >Daimaou - G.G-B
Pentax unveils a New Optio S1 Digital Camera and we have eyes-on!
Look at that cute little Optio S1 from Pentax… Sexy isn’t it? Announced below 200 USD, this new mid-range new compact camera comes with a 14Mpix Sensor, a 5x Optical Zoom a 2.7” LCD, 720p Video mode and even HDR. Sure this may not be a Canon S90 or S95 killer but this new S1 will definitively be a little camera to check if you are on a budget!
* A high resolution 14 megapixel sensor for exceptional image detail.
* Wide angle 5X optical zoom lens (28-140mm) for flexible image framing.
* Ample 2.7 inch LCD for easy capture and playback of images and video.
* Sensor-shift PENTAX Shake Reduction (SR) system for sharp low light and telephoto images.
* Widescreen 720p HD video capture.
* Powerful PENTAX Auto Picture mode for set-it-and-forget-it shooting convenience.
* Fast Face Detection, Smile Capture, and Blink Detection for perfect portraits.
* High Dynamic Range (HDR) mode for outstanding detail in wide exposure images (new to PENTAX digital compact cameras).
* PENTAX infrared remote control (remote purchased separately).
With meticulous attention given to every design detail, the ultra-compact Optio S1 is the perfect choice for digital photographers who want a very capable, yet classy, digital camera. Available later this month, the camera will be priced at $199.95 USD.