Pentax Optio S1
Pentax Optio S1
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Pentax Optio S1 review: 47 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
0.68fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
6400 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
420shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

8. weight

110g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
12.3bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/6000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

11. pixel density

256ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

12. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Pentax Optio S1
46% have it

13. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Pentax Optio S1
72% have it

14. resolution

553 x 415px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

15. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Pentax Optio S1
26% have it

16. battery power

680mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

17. width

54mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

18. volume

97.2cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

19. height

90mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

20. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Pentax Optio S1
45% have it

21. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Pentax Optio S1
18% have it

22. thickness

20mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

23. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.7"
Light L16: 5"

24. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Pentax Optio S1
88% have it

25. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.1s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s

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