Pentax Optio WG-2 GPSPentax WG-3
Top 58%636 points
Top 58%
Top 53%720 points
Top 53%
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
Top specs and features

Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS vs Pentax WG-3: 53 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. weight

35g lighter.

6. 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.

7. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps

8. longer battery life

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

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
36% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. pixel density

2.1% higher pixel density.

12. width

63.5mm narrower.

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
25% have it

14. height

58mm shorter.

15. volume

13.86% less body volume.

16. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
9% have it

17. resolution

0.16% higher resolution.

18. 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-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
46% have it

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
22% have it

20. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

21. 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-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
72% have it

22. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
35% have it

23. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
15% have it

24. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
30% have it

25. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS
Pentax WG-3
18% have it

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