Pentax Introduces Water-Proof 5-Megapixel OptioWP

January 4, 2005 ? CES 2005 ? PENTAX introduces the amphibious OptioWP digital camera. With a sleek, elegant exterior, 5.0 megapixels and a 3X zoom, the PENTAX OptioWP captures high quality images on land and up to three feet underwater. The OptioWP is the perfect digital camera for active people who snorkel, ski, sail, surf and participate in a variety of outdoor activities or simply find themselves in a monsoon. PENTAX keeps the OptioWP dimensions to a mere 4x2x0.9 inches and only 3.6 ounces. Despite the diminutive size, the OptioWP features a generous 2.0 inch low reflection LCD, 10MB built-in memory, quick start-up, an ultra fast nine point autofocus, and it capture movies at 30 frames per second in JPEG format.

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