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Pentax Optio S60
Camera Type: Compact-type digital still camera with built-in zoom lens, autofocus, auto exposure and auto flash
Effective Pixels: 6.0 megapixels
Image Capture Device: Type - 1/2.5 inch interline transfer CCD with a primary color filter Total Pixels – 6.36 megapixels Color Depth - 12 bit x 3 colors Recorded Pixels - Still: 2816x2112 pixels, 2560x1920 pixels, 2304x1728 pixels, 2048x1536, 1600x1200 pixels, 1024x768 pixels, 640x480 pixels; Movie: 320x240 pixels
Focus System: Type - TTL contrast detection autofocus system Autofocus - 5 point AF, Spot AF & Infinity Landscape Mode Focusing Range - Auto Focus: Normal - 1.31 ft (0.4m) to Infinity; Macro - 7.1 inches (0.18 m) to 1.64 ft (0.5m); Super Macro - 2.4 inches (0.06m) to 7.9 inches (0.2m) at 10.2mm; Manual Focus: 2.4 inches (0.06m) to Infinity at 10.2mm
Lens: Type - smc PENTAX power zoom Focal Length - 5.8mm - 17.4mm 35mm Equivalent - 35.6mm -107mm Aperture Range - F2.6 -F4.8 Construction - 6 elements in 5 groups (2 dual-sided aspherical elements) Optical Zoom - 3X Digital Zoom - 2.6X Combined - Approx. 8X
Exposure Control: Light Metering Method - TTL metering with choice of: Multi-segment, Center-weighted & Spot meter Sensitivity - Auto, or User select ISO 80, 160, 320, 400 Exposure Control Method - Program AE Exposure Modes - Mode dial: Auto select mode, Portrait, Landscape, Night scene, Movie, Voice recording, Digital effect, Program, Picture Exposure Compensation - +/-2 EV (1/3 steps) Shutter - Type: Programmed AE electronic lens shutter with CCD electronic shutter; Shutter Speed: Approx. 1/2000 - 4 seconds White Balance - White Balance Control: TTL Auto, Manual; Available Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual Flash - Operation Modes: Auto, Flash-off, Flash-on, Auto + Red-eye reduction, Flash-on + Red-eye reduction; Effective Range: Approx. 0.65 ft -16 ft (0.2m 4.9m) (5.8mm at Sensitivity 400) Approx. 0.65 ft -9.2 ft (0.2m 2.8m) (17.4mm at Sensitivity 400)
Shooting Specs: Picture Modes Portrait, Landscape, Night scene, Flower, Self-portrait, Surf, Snow, Sunset, Museum, Text, Food, Landscape Portrait Digital Filter - Capture: Black & White, Sepia, Red, Green, Blue, B&W + Red, B&W + Green, B&W + Blue, 2 in 1, Panorama assist; Playback: Black & White, Sepia, Red, Green, Blue, B&W + Red, B&W + Green, B&W + Blue, Soft, 5 kinds of Illustration, 2 kinds of Special Effect Drive Modes - Single-shot, Continuous, Remote control, Self-timer Movie Mode - Shooting Time: From approx. 1 sec. to memory card capacity
Time: Modes - dd/mm/yy, mm/dd/yy, yy/mm/dd World Time - Display of the time in 62 cities (28 time zones)
Image Storage: Storage Media - Approx. 11MB built-in memory, SD memory card removable File Formats - Still: JPEG (Exif 2.2), DCF 1.1 (Design rule for Camera File system), DPOF (Digital Print Order Format), PRINT Image Matching III; Movie: AVI (motion JPEG format) approx. 30fps/15fps with sound; Sound: WAV (PCM), Monaural; Recordable time depends on the remaining capacity of the memory card Quality Levels - Best, Better, Good with 128MB SD Card Still ??? ?? ? 2816x2112 40 82 124 2560x1920 49 95 138 2304x1728 61 124 177 2048x1536 77 155 226 1600x1200 124 207 312 1024x768 249 416 543 640x480 499 781 1042 Movie mode 320 x 240, 128MB; 30fps - 4 min. 45 sec., 15fps - 9 min. 12 sec.
Lcd Monitor: Monitor – 2.5 inch, TFT color LCD with Histogram Display Coverage - 100% Resolution - Approx. 115,000 pixels
Lcd Viewfinder: Optical Viewfinder None
Playback Specs: Playback Modes File - Single, Index- Nine image Magnification - 12X LCD Function - Slide show, Voice memo available in playback mode Size Change - Resize Erase and Image Protect Modes - Single, All
Pictbridge: One image printing, All image printing, DPOF auto print
Language: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese
Interfaces: Type - AV output terminal, USB terminal, DC input terminal Video Output - Compatible with NTSC and PAL formats (monaural sound)
Power Supply: Power Source - One Lithium battery CR-V3 (allows approximately 420 shots*), or two AA batteries (Lithium, alkaline, nickel and rechargeable Ni-MH), AC adaptor kit (optional) * According to CIPA testing (with LCD monitor on and flash used for 50% of the shots)
Physical Specs: Operating Temperatures - 32 degrees to 104 degrees Fahrenheit (0 degrees to 40 degrees Celsius) Camera Casing - Aluminum alloy Dimensions (W x H x D) - 3.5 x 2.3 x 1.1 inches (89 x 58.5 x 27.5mm) Weight - 4.8 oz. (130g) without battery and SD memory card; 6.5 oz. (180g) loaded and ready
Computer System Reqs: Mac Requirements - OS: Mac OS 9.2 or later, standard equipped USB port PC Requirements - OS: Windows Me, 2000, XP Home edition / Professional, standard equipped USB port

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