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Pentax Optio A30

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    8.6 8.6 from 104 reviewers
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    8.6 8.6 from 5 reviewers
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    5.8 5.8 from 20 reviewers
  • Features (18)
    5.9 5.9 from 18 reviewers
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    5.9 5.9 from 19 reviewers
  • Performance (10)
    5.8 5.8 from 10 reviewers
  • Picture quality (29)
    5.7 5.7 from 29 reviewers
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    5.8 5.8 from 2 reviewers
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    5.8 5.8 from 2 reviewers
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    5.8 5.8 from 2 reviewers
  • Display (9)
    5.8 5.8 from 9 reviewers
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The Pentax Optio A30 a midpriced 10-megapixel ultra-camera, is the 2007 upgrade of their popular A10. All the models from the Optio series were outstanding compact and ultra-compact cameras with innovative optical technology, good picture quality and unbeatable value for money. It is also known as the highest resolution compact model that Pentax has to offer. Known as a semi-professional photography, this camera is suited for everyday use of taking shots. Its largest recommended print size is 12x16 or la…

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The Pentax Optio A30 a midpriced 10-megapixel ultra-camera, is the 2007 upgrade of their popular A10. All the models from the Optio series were outstanding compact and ultra-compact cameras with innovative optical technology, good picture quality and unbeatable value for money. It is also known as the highest resolution compact model that Pentax has to offer. Known as a semi-professional photography, this camera is suited for everyday use of taking shots. Its largest recommended print size is 12x16 or larger, that depends on the camera’s resolution. Features included in this camera are a 10-megapixel resolution, 3x optical zoom lens, digital shake reduction technology, a large 2.5-inch LCD, a face recognition AF & AE technology, 3200 ISO maximum sensitivity, DivX movie recording, manual exposure options, no less than three types of shake reduction, all in a camera measuring 57.5 x 89.5 x 23.5mm and also many various exposure modes available for the easiness of its users. The Pentax Optio A30 is equipped with Pentax’s Sliding Lens System which gives the camera a very pocket-friendly profile. Only three buttons are available on the layout control which does not make it look complicated at all. 10 scene modes are included in this camera; they are landscape, portrait, night portrait, sport, snow & beach etc. Despite the fact that the case of this camera is all metal strong, this digital camera is considered to be very light as it weights only 4.6 ounces without its battery or media. As a whole with its available features, the Pentax Optio A30 is considered to be very much worth its price. Though it’s not too flashy, it’s still stylish in many ways. Both men and women would love this camera. It can fit into handbags and pockets. Overall, the Pentax Optio A30 is perfect and likeable in many ways.

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