Pentax Optio M40 and Optio E40 Announced

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Pentax is starting their yearly refresh of their Optio digital camera line with the Optio M40 and Optio E40. The 8 megapixel M40 features a slim, metal body, face detection and digital shake reduction. The 8 megapixel entry level Optio E40 takes AA batteries and also has face detection and digital shake reduction. The Pentax Optio M40 will be available in August 2007 for $199 and the Pentax Optio E40 will be available in September for $149.

Pentax Optio M40

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pentax optio m40
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  • 8 megapixel resolution
  • 3x optical zoom
  • 2.5 inch (150K pixel) LCD
  • ISO range: 50-1600 (3200 in Digital Shake Reduction mode)
  • Shooting modes: Auto, program auto, Night Scene, Movie, Voice Recording, Landscape, Flower, Natural Skin Tone, Portrait, Surf & Snow, Sport, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Food, Frame Composite
  • Accepts SD and SDHC media
  • Lithium ion battery pack
  • Dimensions: 3.8 x 2.3 x 0.7” (W x H x D)

Pentax Optio E40

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pentax optio e40
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  • 8.1 megapixel resolution
  • 3x optical zoom
  • 2.4 inch (110K pixel) LCD
  • ISO range: 80, 160, 320, 400, 800, 1000 (in Digital SR)
  • Shooting modes: Auto, Program auto, Night Scene, Movie, Voice Recording, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Surf & Snow, Sport, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Panorama, Frame Composite, Green
  • Accepts SD and SDHC media
  • Powered by 2 AA batteries (alkaline, NiMH, lithium)
  • Dimensions: 3.7 x 2.4 x 0.9” (W x H x D)

Visit www.pentaximaging.com for more info.

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