Pentax 2010 Camera Articles

Popular Pentax Articles for 2010

Pentax K-r Review

Pentax attempts to capitalize on the K-x's success with a step-up alternative in the new K-r DSLR. It adds higher performance features like 6 fps burst shooting to the basic[...]

Pentax X90 Review

Pentax was a latecomer to the ultrazoom market with the X70, and it received praise for good image quality mixed with criticism of battery life and poor video quality. Did[...]

Pentax Optio I-10 Review

There's a lot to like about the Pentax Optio I-10, starting with the retro-chic design. Good looks, though, will only take you so far. Read on to find out if[...]

Pentax K-5 First Look Review

PENTAX today announced the newest update to its family of DSLRs - the top-of-the-line K-5 camera body. A high-end "prosumer" camera, the K-5 is an evolutionary update to the previous[...]

Head to Head: Pentax X90 vs. Nikon Coolpix P100

Which type of shopper are you? Will you pay more for something tricked out with extra features, or spend less on something that covers the basics? This edition of Head[...]

Pentax K-r First Look

Our bold, red Pentax K-r review unit rolled into the office a few days ago and we've got some first impressions and sample images. Is this scrappy, entry-level DSLR ready[...]

Pentax launches the 645D medium format digital SLR camera

Hoya Corporation, Pentax Imaging Systems Division, has announced the launch of the Pentax 645D medium format digital SLR camera, the long-awaited digital version of the Pentax 645 medium format system.

Pentax K-r gets faster, goes wireless

Pentax unveils the K-r entry-level DSLR today. As a step-up to the K-x, the new DSLR will offer higher burst shooting rates and infrared data transmission.

New Pentax K-5 firmware improves burst mode

A new firmware has been made available for the Pentax K-5 DSLR, boasting improvements to burst mode shooting.

Pentax posts 645D samples

Pentax Japan has posted five samples from their 645D medium-format DSLR.

Pentax X90 First Look

At first blush, the Pentax X90 looks like a re-badged X70. You'll start to notice the differences when you see the "26x optical zoom" marking on the lens barrel. We're[...]

Budget Pentax Optio E90 announced

The latest addition to Pentax's budget-oriented Optio E series is the Pentax Optio E90. With an introductory price just under $100, it offers basic features at a low price.

PMA 2010: California, here we come

DigitalCameraReview is on the move again, and for a change we're not headed to Vegas. This year, PMA relocates to Anaheim, California from a long run in Sin City. On[...]

Pentax Optio W90 waterproof camera splashes down

Pentax has announced the Optio W90 waterproof camera, the successor to the W80.

Pentax Optio RZ10 and customizable RS1000 launched

Pentax introduces two new Optio cameras today, the 10x zoom RZ10 and the unique cosmetically customizable RS1000 with interchangeable faceplates.

Pentax X90 ultrazoom announced

Pentax has announced the X90 ultrazoom, successor to the X70. The X90 offers a very long, wide angle 26x optical zoom lens (26-676mm 35mm equivalent), high speed continuous shooting ability,[...]

Pentax Optio H90 and Optio I-10 unveiled

Pentax rolls out the Optio H90 and Optio I-10 today, a pair of attractively styled compacts with 5x lenses and 12.1 megapixel sensors. Each camera marks the launch of a[...]

PENTAX Announces the K-5 DSLR, 18-135mm Lens

Today at Photokina, scrappy camera manufacturer Pentax announced the upcoming K-5, a new flagship DSLR for their K-series lineup.

Pentax 645D to appear at PhotoPlus, December US debut confirmed

Pentax issued a press release today confirming that its medium format 645D will be available stateside in December 2010.