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Pentax X70 digital camera
3.5 stars

Pentax X70 digital camera

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The Pentax X70 is a 12 megapixel, DSLR-styled digital camera notable chiefly for the whopping 24x optical zoom bolted on the front. The theory is that, with the broad focal range on offer (26-624mm in 35mm terms), the X70 will be all the camera that most... >>

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera
4.0 stars

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera

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In my 20-odd years reviewing camera gear, it’s fair to say Pentax has consistently built excellent cameras and while their market share might not be what their kit deserves, the introduction of the new Pentax K-7 is typical of the company: a feature-rich... >>

Pentax Optio WS80 and W80 cameras

Pentax Optio WS80 and W80 cameras

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Pentax's Optio WS80 joins the W80 in its "rugged" range of compact cameras. We managed to get our hands on both, and chucked them about a bit as a test. They emerged unscathed, you'll be pleased to hear. The WS80 comes in four colours, and the W80 comes... >>

Pentax Optio P80 and E80 compact cameras

Pentax Optio P80 and E80 compact cameras

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If you're dead keen on getting a Pentax Optio P80 or E80, but you just want to check whether or not it'll go with your winter wardrobe, then you're in the right place. We were lucky enough to get hands-on with both models, to see the E80's extra-large... >>

Pentax reveals Optio P80 and E80 compact cameras

Pentax reveals Optio P80 and E80 compact cameras

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Pentax has unveiled a couple of compact cameras - the Optio P80 and the Optio E80. The P80 is a mid-range, slimline model, whereas the E80 aims at the "value" end of the spectrum. Starting with the E80, it has a 10-megapixel sensor, 3x optical zoom and... >>

Pentax launches Optio WS80 digital camera

Pentax launches Optio WS80 digital camera

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Pentax has added to its range of digital cameras with the release of the Optio WS80, which joins the W80 in the "rugged" camp. Well, it's loitering near the entrance of the camp, anyway, because it's not full "Chuck Norris" rugged, like its S-bereft brother.... >>

Pentax Optio W80 camera plays tough card

Pentax Optio W80 camera plays tough card

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Pentax has launched its latest waterproof camera promising to let you "go boldly where none have gone before." Called the Optio W80, the update to the W60 will be more adventure-proof than ever, according to Pentax, and be waterproof, dustproof, coldproof,... >>

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera - First Look

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera - First Look

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With around 20 DSLR cameras currently on the market, trying to work your way through the minefield of which one is best for you is hard. Harder still when the pace of technology is moving so fast that some of the lower end models now have better specs... >>

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera

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Pentax has announced a new "mid-range" DLSR camera and Pocket-lint was on hand, as usual, to grab a hands-on gallery for you to see what's what, plus pictures actually taken with the camera. The new 14.6 megapixel resolution offering will, Pentax confirmed... >>

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera becomes official

Pentax K-7 DSLR camera becomes official

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Pentax has confirmed that it is launching a new mid-range DSLR camera to go up against the Nikon D5000 and Canon 500D. The new model, called the Pentax K-7 will include several new user-friendly features, including video recording, high dynamic range... >>