Summary: The Optio 43WR is a compact and durable 4.0 megapixel digital camera with a 2.8X zoom lens and a JIS Class 7 water resistance rating. The Optio 43WR remains watertight even when the camera is rinsed, splashed or submersed in water.
Conclusion: Overall the 43WR is perfect for taking away. It's small, light and easy to use. The power source is universal; the design is tough and holiday-proof to the extreme. It doubles up as a Dictaphone and a travel alarm clock and is speedy enough to capture all the action when the great moment comes.
Pros: Sealed body, numerous features, loads of preset modes, tones of extras.
Cons: No lens cap, doors could lock shut rather than just click into place.