Pentax

Show all Pentax: Reviews News

Latest

Five cameras that could steal the show

Five cameras that could steal the show

By

Today marks the start of the annual Photokina camera expo in Cologne and we're live at the show to keep you up to date with all the latest news. We've pulled together a few show-stoppers, some of which have already been announced and some which are still... >>

Pentax Optio NB1000 offers LEGO-style customisation

Pentax Optio NB1000 offers LEGO-style customisation

By

The new Pentax Optio NB1000 compact has an interesting new feature bolted-on, literally. It comes with a faceplate that is similar to a LEGO board, ready to be customised by adding blocks as you see fit. To be honest, it's not quite LEGO exactly. The... >>

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

Shoot like a pro - what camera do you need?

By

So you want to be a professional photographer or maybe you think you already are. Now that you've got the idea you need the kit to go with it, so the first thing that you need know without reading much further is that it ain't going to come cheap. While... >>

Pentax X90 camera
4.0 stars

Pentax X90 camera

By

Having a larger than average zoom always comes in useful, but the bulk that often comes with it means it's not always practical, or portable. One solution is Pentax's X90. Clearly with a look and feel inspired by a digital SLR, the camera welds a non-swappable... >>

Pentax Optio W90 compact camera
4.0 stars

Pentax Optio W90 compact camera

By

Looking to take pictures within a volcanic ash cloud, possibly? It's seemingly not enough anymore that a digital camera simply shoots 12.1-megapixel photos and records 1280 x 720-pixel high definition movies to the best of its ability. It has to stretch... >>

Pentax Optio H90 compact camera
4.5 stars

Pentax Optio H90 compact camera

By

Pentax's Optio H90 combines minimalist "functional beauty" with a 12.1-megapixel sensor, 5x wide-zoom lens, HD Movies and advanced auto tracking AF and a Face AF system able to "see" up to 32 faces. The H90 we tested was the white and silver liveried... >>

The Pentax 645D: A 40-megapixel £6300 DSLR monster

The Pentax 645D: A 40-megapixel £6300 DSLR monster

By

Pentax has put a silence to the rumours that were starting to form around a new Digital SLR, the 645D, by releasing the new DSLR in Japan. Launching only in Japan (Pentax has confirmed to Pocket-lint there is no plans for a UK release), the new camera... >>

Pentax Optio W90 waterproof camera debuts

Pentax Optio W90 waterproof camera debuts

By

Pentax has announced a new digital camera within its waterproof range, the Pentax W90, for those planning on getting wet. The new camera will, as was the case with its predecessor, be waterproof, shockproof and dustproof and improve on previous models... >>

Pentax X90 brings 26x zoom to the safari

Pentax X90 brings 26x zoom to the safari

By

Pentax has launched a new 12-megapixel, 26x optical zoom camera, the Pentax X90, hoping to appeal to those who don't want to get too close to the action. The new model, launched at PMA in California, gives you the equivalent of a 26mm wide angle to... >>

First Look: Pentax Optio I-10 digital camera
0.0 stars

First Look: Pentax Optio I-10 digital camera

By

The Pentax Optio I-10 is the latest compact camera to come out from Pentax and stands out from the crowd not because of a higher than average megapixel count, or smile technology, but because it offers a retro design similar to Pentax's Auto 110 film... >>