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Pentax Optio WG-1 Waterproof Digital Camera - Black
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Jun 13, 2012
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Megapixels: 14.0 MP Model:


Optical Zoom: 5x MPN:


Screen Size: 2.7" Type: Point & Shoot




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Product Information
Reliable, rugged, and built to last, the Pentax Optio WG-1 is ideal for capturing snapshots and videos in a variety of on-land or underwater settings. Measuring 4.5 x 2.3 x 1.1-inches, this 5.3 oz, 14 MP digital camera is made out of reinforced polycarbonate and accented with aluminum for enhanced durability. The Pentax Optio WG-1 is waterproof in depths up to 33 feet. A shockproof and crush-proof design allows this Pentax digital camera to withstand damage from drops of up to 5 ft and over 100 kg of directly applied force. Beyond the durable design, this Pentax digital camera takes high-quality, crystal clear photographs and digital videos with a 5x optical zoom, and a 6.7x digital zoom, lens. This 14 MP digital camera has 97 MB of memory and can take over 120 minutes of recorded video. The Pentax Optio WG-1 can upload videos and photos directly to any computer via a side USB port. The plug-and-play feature allows this camera to be instantly compatible with any Windows or Mac operating systems.

Product Features
  • Heavy-duty construction
    The Optio WG-1 definitely stands for the ideal choice for those active photographers who shoot pictures in demanding outdoor conditions, thanks to its tough construction.
  • Digital microscope mode
    Combining a macro shooting capability from 1cm away with 5 LED macro light and an unique macro stand, the Optio WG-1's digital microscope mode delivers magnified sharp pictures of the microscopic world.
  • High image quality
    Combining 14 megapixels with imaging process and a high-performance PENTAX zoom lens, the Optio WG-1 delivers brilliant, sharp and true-to-life pictures, even when enlarged to poster sizes.
  • 5x wide-angle optical lens
    Despite its compact dimensions, PENTAX Optio WG-1 features a 5x wide-angle optical zoom covering focal lengths from 28mm wide angle to 140mm telephoto (in 35mm format). From spectacular landscape to tightly framed snapshots taken from a distance, just catch every detail.
  • Extra-wide 2.7" LCD screen
    Optio WG-1 features a 16:9 2.7" monitor which is treated with a special AR (Anti-Reflection) coating to cut the glare of external light and minimize annoying reflections, making it comfortable to check on-screen menus and to monitor recorded images.
  • HD proportioned movie recording
    Capture beautiful, flawless movies at 16:9 HD TV proportions (1280 x 720 pixels), and easily display them on your TV thanks to the embedded micro-HDMI terminal.
  • Face detection and self-portrait assist functions
    Face detection function instantly and accurately detects up to 32 faces - even the faces of dogs and cats- then catches them in sharp focus and optimum exposure, to let you make beautiful pictures. The very convenient self-portrait assist function use the blink of the LED lights to confirm whether your face is centered in the picture.

Product Identifiers
UPC002707518813, 027075188143, 066510898711, 27075188136

Key Features
Camera TypePoint & Shoot
Optical Zoom5x
Digital Zoom6.7x
Sensor Resolution14.0 MP
Screen Size2.7"

Optical Sensor
Sensor Size1/2.3"
Sensor TypeCCD

Lens System
Focal Length Range5mm - 25mm
Macro Focus Range1-60cm
Focus AdjustmentAutomatic, Manual
Auto Focus typeTTL contrast detection
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera28 - 140mm

Max Shutter Speed1/1500 sec
Min Shutter Speed4 sec
Exposure compensation±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
Exposure MeteringCenter-Weighted, Multi-Segment, Spot
Exposure ModesAutomatic, Program
Light SensitivityISO 80-6400, ISO auto
Light Sensitivity Max6400

Camera Flash
Flash TypeBuilt-in flash
Red Eye ReductionYes
Effective Flash Range0.2 m - 3.9 m
Camera Flash FeaturesAF Illuminator
Flash ModesAuto Mode, Fill-in Mode, OFF mode, Red-eye Reduction, Soft

Memory / Storage
Integrated Memory size97 MB
Supported Flash MemorySD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Depth1.1 in.
Height2.3 in.
Width4.5 in.
Weight5 Oz.

Display TypeLCD
Display RotationBuilt-in
Screen DetailsLCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.7" - color
Display Size2.7"

Microphone TypeMicrophone - built-in - mono
Microphone Operation ModeMono

Connector Types1 x DC power input, 1 x HDMI output, 1 x USB, 1 x composite video/audio output
Expansion Slot1 x SD Memory Card

System Requirements for PC Connection
Operating System SupportedApple Mac OS X 10.3.9 or later, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3

Battery Form FactorManufacturer specific

File Format
Digital Video FormatAVI, MJPEG
Still Image FormatJPEG

Max Video Resolution1280 x 720

Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature-10 °C
Max Operating Temperature40 °C

Other Features
Additional Features720p HD Movie Recording, Audio Recording, Automatic Face Tracking, Blink Detection, Built-In LED Illuminator, Cropping An Image, Crushproof, DPOF Support, Digital Image Rotation, Digital Image Stabilization, Exif Print Support, Face Zoom, Freezeproof, Histogram Display, Interval Shooting Mode, Multi-Picture Burst, PRINT Image Matching, Red eye Fix, Resizing an Image, Shock Resistant, Smile Capture, Triple Shake Reduction Technology, USB 2.0 Compatibility, Water Resistant
Face DetectionYes
Underwater UseYes
Shooting ModesFrame Movie Mode

Shooting ProgramsAnti shake, Candle, Digital microscope, Digital wide, Fireworks, Flower, Food, Frame composition, Kids, Landscape, Night scene, Night scene with portrait, Panorama assist, Pet, Portrait mode, Report, Sports mode, Surf & snow, Text, Underwater, Underwater movie
Special EffectsBlack & White, Color Accent, Color Extract, Fisheye, High contrast, Ink Rubbing, Miniature, Retro, Sepia, Soft, Starburst, Toy camera
Continuous Shooting Speed0.68 frames per second

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