Pentax Optio M20 Review
By Movable Type Admin
Playback Modes & Menu Options
The Review button brings up the last image captured in full screen mode with some information overlayed. Press "right" or "left" to scroll through the
Pressing the OK button in the center of the 4-way controller toggles the amount of exposure
information displayed with an image. Here you can see extended information for image
size/quality, white balance, metering, ISO, shutter speed, aperture, and the histogram display.
Pressing the Wide Zoom control button brings up the thumbnail index mode, here you can quickly
search through the stored images and select one for full screen playback. Press it again and the
calendar mode is displayed.
While an image is displayed full screen you can magnify it by pressing the Zoom-Telephoto
button. Once magnified you can scroll around inside of it
using the 4-way selector. You can enlarge up to 8x in 0.1x steps.
Playback menu options:
Slide show - Set image play intervals (3,5,10,15,20,25 and 30 sec.)
You can resize the image.
You can trim (crop) the image.
Movies are played back fullscreen with the audio played back on the built-in
speaker. You can play a movie frame by frame, pause, fast
forward or rewind with the 4-Way Selector
You can add one of three decorative frames with the Composite option.
Format - Format the SD card
Sound - On/Off
Date Adjust - Set Date/Time
World Time - Set World Time
Language - Set user Language
Folder Name - Standard or date
USB Connection - PictBridge, PC
Video Out - NTSC or PAL
Auto LCD Dimmer - On/Off
Auto Power Off - Off, 3 min, 5 min
Quick Zoom - On/Off
Green Button - Selects the function of the Green Button
Guide Display - Enable the brief popup labels when switching modes
Reset - Reset to Default