Pentax WG-10 Water & Shock Proof Digital Camera Launched

Pentax Japan has come up with a new digital camera in the WG lineup as they have announced WG-10. Pentax WG-10 is not a normal camera as it’s one soughed for 14th generation adventure tour and also expands the image capturing  needs more than the traditional point and shoot camera.Pentax WG-10


Pentax WG-10

Pentax WG-10 although it’s an entry level digital camera but it’s highly portable and maintains a compact design for your adventure proof capturing capabilities. It’s equipped with 2.7 inches LCD monitor with horizontal extended 16:9 proportions. It features 5x digital zoom lens with zoom coverage of 5 mm to 25mm and includes 6.7x digital zoom.

The camera can easily withstand immersion into water for a depth of 33 feet for an about half an hour and still works. Also its shock proof as normal drops from 5 feet distance from the ground height can’t bring any harm to the device.

It’s boosted with rechargeable D-LI92 lithium-ion battery which provides 260 still shots or provides playback of approximately 280 minutes. It comes with 97 MB internal memory and there is micro SD card slot of SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card.

Pentax WG 10 has following specifications –

  • 2.7 inches LCD display
  • 16:9 aspect ration
  • 5x optical zoom lens
  • 6.7x digital zoom
  • 14 mega pixel sensor
  • ISO range – 80 to 6400
  • Rechargeable D-LI92 Li-ion battery

With those interesting features Pentax WG 10 will be available at a price of $ 180 from April 2013.