Pentax has come up with the rugged W90, an all-weather, robust camera, which can be dipped up to 6 meters into the water from a height of about 1.2 meters. The digital camera can withstand the coldest temperature of “10-degree Celsius.
The water, and dust resistant rugged device boasts 12 megapixels with 5x zoom lens, which is squeezed fully inside the compact device. Shots are captured on the large 2.7” TFT color LCD screen with an anti-reflective coating and 230,000 dots of resolution. What’s more ” with updated face detection system, and anti-shake protection, the Pentax W90 is one of the best digital camera options available before you.
The ‘W’ prefix associated with Pentax Optio W90 reflects waterproof feature of the device. In addition, the device is freeze proof to minus 10 degree Celsius; dustproof and shock proof as well. Moreover, an appealing digital microscope mode allows catching magnified images of minute objects supported by the three LED lights in front of the lens barrel.
The Pentax Optio W90 offers upgraded face detection AF & AE function. This feature detects up to 32 faces at a time and grabs them in sharp focus and optimum exposure in only 0.03 seconds. In addition, this upgraded version not only detects human faces, but also detects cats and dogs.
However, the digital camera boasts high-quality HD proportioned movie recording. The device captures high-quality video clips at 16:9 high-definition TV proportions at the rate of 30 frames per second. It also offers a variety of editing function as well.
The extra large 2.7 inch LCD monitor containing 230,000 dots allows users to take pictures easily. Watching video clips on the large screen is just amazing. With Optical 5x zoom lens and 28mm wide-angle coverage ” the device allows capturing a wide variety of subjects and scenes.
Overall, the Pentax Optio W90 is an excellent photo camera and it’s worth buying it.