Pentax Optio 750z Review

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Playback Modes & Menu Options



Pentax Optio 750Z

The typical playback screen shows: Date/Time image was taken, File Name/File Number and the music note denotes that a sound memo was attached to this image. The key icon means the image has been protected against accidental deletion.



Pentax Optio 750Z

By pressing the Display Button you can show the extended exposure information about the image and a histogram.



Pentax Optio 750Z

To view in thumbnail mode press the Wide Angle button of the Zoom Control and go page to page by using the 4-way selector to the left or right.



Pentax Optio 750Z

You can magnify the image by pressing the Zoom button on the Zoom Control, it will magnify up to 10X. Using the 4-way selector you can move around inside the enlarged image.



Pentax Optio 750Z

Playback menu options:

    Slideshow - Set image play intervals (3, 5, 10, 20, and 30 sec.)
    Resize - Create an image with Lower Resolution and or Quality Level
    Trimming - Crop image to different size
    Digital Filter - Apply a digital filter (see below)
    Quick Zoom - On or Off
    Quick Delete - On or Off
    Alarm - Set 3 time of day alarms



Pentax Optio 750Z

The Digital Filter option lets you apply a filter (B&W, sepia, red, pink, purple, blue, green, yellow, soft, or brightness) to the entire image after it has been captured. The filter's effect is visible on the LCD.



Pentax Optio 750Z

You can record an audio memo up to 30 seconds and attach to an image.





Pentax Optio 750Z

The Movie Playback screens. You can play the movie, frame by frame, pause, fast forward or rewind with the 4-Way Selector. Audio volume is adjusted with the zoom control.



Pentax Optio 750Z

You can playback audio-only recordings.





Pentax Optio 750Z

When traveling to other countries you can choose to have their local time displayed while taking pictures or during playback (Display time in 68 cities & 28 time zones).



Pentax Optio 750Z

Setup menu options:

    Format - Format SD card
    Sound - On/Off
    Date Adjust - Set Date/Time
    World Time - Set World Time
    Language - Set user Language
    Folder Name - Standard or by Date
    Startup Screen - Select startup image, or none
    DISPLAY - Customize information display during still image shooting
    Brightness - Adjust LCD backlight
    Video Out - NTSC or PAL
    USB Connection - PictBridge, PC
    Sleep Timeout - Turn off the LCD monitor after 2min., 1 min., 30 sec., or not
    Auto Power Off - Off, 3min. or 5min.
    Fn Settings - Assign function button parameters
    USER setting - Register 3 sets of shooting parameters for later recall
    Reset - Reset to Default





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