Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
Top 54%688 points
Top 54%
Megapixels
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10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS: 51 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
290
0

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 38mm
245
0

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 a6500: 425
188
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
400ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
176
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
0.68fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
172
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6. weight

167g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

7. 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.
6400ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
126
0

8. video recording

720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
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9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
260shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
34% have it
100
0

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
12.3bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
87
0

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00066667s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
81
0

13. pixel density

272ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

14. width

58.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

15. height

115.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

16. volume

192.57cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

17. thickness

28.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

18. battery power

925mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

19. resolution

640 x 360px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
69
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20. 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 WG-1 GPS
46% have it
67
0

21. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
9% have it
67
0

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.7"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

23. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
14% have it
58
0

24. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
18% have it
57
0

25. 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 WG-1 GPS
73% have it
56
0

26. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
88% have it
51
0

27. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.037s
Leica M Typ 240: 0.00025s
49
0

28. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
44% have it
48
0

29. power up delay

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
1.3s
Nikon D70: 0.01s
44
0

30. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nikon D800E: 2
43
0

31. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
5x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

32. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.5f
Ricoh GR II: 1f
41
0

33. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
88% have it
40
0

34. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
140mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

35. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
1
Nikon D5: 400
38
0

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