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Pentax Optio M40 8.0 Megapixel Digital Camera 3x Zoom 2.5in LCD 19301 Product Info

The Pentax Optio M40 8.0 Megapixel Digital Camera 19301 is a slim, stylish, and powerful digital cameraimage at an affordable price. The Pentax Optio M40 Digital Camera features a 8.0 Megapixel CCD sensor that captures high quality images, and can produce prints of up to 8 in x 10 in. These Optio M40 Digital Cameras by Pentax have a 3x Optical Zoom and 4x Digital Zoom for a combined 12x Zoom for close-up shots. Pentax Optio Digital Cameras also have functions that help users take quality photographs. The camera 's Digital Shake Reduction mode automatically selects a higher ISO setting to help reduce blur and produce sharp images. The Auto Macro feature allows the camera to instantly switch to a close focusing mode. When taking a picture, the Face Recognition Auto Focus and Auto Exposure function automatically detects faces, and then adjusts the exposure and focus for a properly exposed portrait.

In addition to taking photographs, the Pentax Optio M 40 8.0 Mega-pixel Digital Camera can capture high quality movies. The movies are captured at a resolution of 640x480 pixels and at 30 frames per second (fps), comparable to movies taken with a camcorder. For viewing the movies and photographs, these Pentax Digital Cameras have a 2.5 in LCD display for a large workspace to review the captured content. These Digital Cameras can also store movies and photographs with the internal 22MB memory and through the SD card slot for Secure Digital (SD) Memory Cards for additional memory. Holding the high quality components is the digital camera 's ultra thin body that is only 0.7 inches in depth and weighs just 4.1 oz. Lastly, these Pentax Optio M40 Digital Cameras have a Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery that is capable of taking hundreds of photos between charges. The Pentax Optio M40 8.0 Megapixel Digital Camera 19301 is a great everyday camera with its lightweight, slim design, and top quality performance.

Specifications for Pentax Optio M40 8 Megapixel Digital Camera 19301:

Type:   Ultra-compact digital camera with built-in 3X optical zoom, 4X digital zoom, approx. 12X combined zoom, autofocus, auto exposure and auto flash
Sensor:   8.0 megapixel 1/2.35” Interline Transfer CCD; Effective pixels - 8.0MP; Total pixels - 8.5MP
Recorded Pixels (Still Image):   8M (3264x2448), 5M (2592x1944), 4M (2304x1728), 3M (2048x1536), 2M (1600x1200), 1024 (1024x768), VGA (640x480)
Recorded Pixels (Movie):   VGA (640x480), QVGA (320x240)
ISO Sensitivity:   Auto - 50-1600; Manual - 50-1600 (3200 ISO available in Digital SR Mode)
File Formats (Still):   JPG (EXIF 2.2), DCF, DPOF, Print Image Matching III
File Formats (Movie):   AVI (Motion JPG), 30/15 FPS w/ sound, Movie SR
File Formats (Sound):   WAV (PCM), monaural
Quality Levels (JPEG):   Best, Better, Good
Storage Media:   Approx. 22MB built-in memory, SD memory card and SDHC card compatible
Lens:   Pentax smc zoom lens, 6 elements, 5 groups, 4 aspherical elements; Optical zoom - 3x (6.3-18.9mm); Focal length (equiv.) - 36-108mm; Digital zoom - 4x; Combined zoom - 12x; Aperture - f/3.1-5.9
Focus Range:   Normal 1.31’ to infinity, Macro 0.33-3.30’ (at wide), Super Macro 0.16-1.31’
Metering System:   Type - TTL; Multi-segment - YES; Center weighted - n/a; Spot - n/a; Exposure compensation - +/- 2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Capture Modes:   Mode selection - Auto Picture, Program, Night Scene, Movie, Voice Recording, Landscape, Flower, Natural Skin Tone, Portrait, Surf & Snow, Sport, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Food, Frame Composite; Green simplified mode available - YES; Face recognition available - YES, Portrait and Natural Skin Tone modes; P/A/S/M/B - P; Date/time stamp - YES; Digital filters (capture) - n/a
Exposure Compensation:   +/- 2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Photo Effects (Color Modes/Filters):   Black & White, Sepia, Color (6 filters), Color extract (B&W w/red, B&W w/green, B&W w/blue), soft
Shutter:   Type - Programmed AE electronic lens shutter w/ CCD electronic shutter; Shutter speed - 1/2000 to 4 sec
Drive Modes:   Mode selection - one shot, self timer (10s, 2s), continuous; Self-timer - 10s, 2s; Remote control - n/a
Playback Modes:   Mode Selection - one shot, index, magnification, movie playback, sound playback, histogram, bright/dark indication, folder display, select & delete, calendar; Mode Palate - slideshow, resize, trimming, image & sound copy, image rotation, digital filter, brightness filter, frame composite, redeye reduction, voice memo, protect, DPOF, startup image; Magnification - up to 8x, scrollable; Digital filters (playback) - b&w, sepia, color filter (6 colors), color extract (b&w with red, green, or blue) soft; Movie edit - n/a
White Balance:   Auto preset modes: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten, Fluorescent; Manual mode(s) - YES
LCD Monitor:   2.5” TFT Color LCD LCD resolution - 150,000 pixels
Interfaces:   Ports - USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV, DC input; Video out - NTSC, PAL; Printer interfaces - PictBridge
Power Sources:   Rechargeable Lithium Ion D-LI63 battery , Recordable images - Approx 220; Playback time - Approx 80 min; AC adapter available - Optional
Dimensions (WxHxD):   3.8 x 2.3 x 0.7 inches
Weight:   4.1 oz. (116g) without battery and SD memory card

Features of Pentax Optio M 40 8.0 Mega-pixel Digital Cameras:

  • 8.0 megapixel CCD and 3X optical zoom for outstanding image and print quality
  • Ultra-thin design is comfortable, portable, and very fashionable
  • Digital Shake Reduction mode to freeze subject action in difficult lighting conditions
  • Auto Macro feature allows the camera to instantly switch to a close focusing mode
  • Face Recognition Auto Focus and Auto Exposure assure properly exposed portraits
  • Mode pallet includes auto picture mode to access camera settings
  • High-quality extended movie captures
  • High capacity Lithium-ion battery – 230 shots, so you don't run out of power at important moments

Package Contents:

  • Pentax Optio M40 8.0 Megapixel Digital Camera 19301
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • AV Cable I-AVC7 (39552)
  • Rechargeable Battery D-LI63 (39587)
  • Battery Charger D-BC63(A) (39588)
  • AC Plug Cord (39477)
  • Strap O-ST51 (39328)
  • Software S-SW70

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