Pentax new Optio S1 Digital Camera

Sunday, March 6th, 2011 | In Electronic Gadgets | Tags: ,

Pentax Imaging, a manufacturer of camera, cine lenses since 1952, has recently announced its latest and compact Optio S1 digital camera with advanced features. It is a new line of camera that look like its previous H90 model but with rounded corners.

Pentax new Optio S1 Digital Cameras
~ Pentax new Optio S1 Digital Cameras ~

Pentax Optio S1 is a fashionable and elegant digital camera with an eye-catching, ultra-light body and available in three gem-like finish, which are striking chrome, glossy black and green for spring style.

Pentax Optio S1 comes with a high resolution 14 megapixel sensor with a wide angle 5 times optical zoom lens (28 – 140mm) for easy and flexible image framing without loss of image fidelity. It can perform 720p High-Definition video recording.

It has powerful auto picture mode for set-it-and-forget-it shooting convenience; fast face detection, smile capture and also blink detection for perfect moment. The camera has built-in triple Shake Reduction (DR) image stabilization technology to prevent image blur.

It offers an advanced sensor-shift SR mechanism for sharp, blur-free images and even for telephoto shots, sunsets or indoor scenes in low-light conditions. Users can also set the camera to High Dynamic Range (HDR) mode for better and outstanding capture in wide exposure images.

Optio S1 is intelligent enough to automatically raise the sensitivity as high as ISO 6400 for higher shutter speeds to minimize the adverse effects of camera shake and movement of the object when shooting the still images in low-light conditions.

More features of Optio S1 digital camera,
1. Large 2.7-inch color LCD monitor for viewing of images and menus.
2. In-body recharge system for simple and convenient recharging the battery.
3. Includes ArcSoft Media Impression 3.0 image viewing, editing and filling software.
4. Compatible with SDXC memory cards for high-quality and extended hours recording.

Additionally, the Optio S1 can be controlled by an infrared remote control and it is not included in the package, user need to purchase this separately. Pentax Optio S1 is currently available for pre-order for $199.95 at Pentax online store.

Information via pentaximaging.


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