PENTAX Announces OPTIO E30 compact digital camera

The Pentax Optio E30 compact digital camera offers 7.1 effective megapixels for exceptional high-resolution photography. The Pentax Optio E30 features a 3X optical zoom lens with a focal range covering angles of view equivalent to those of a 36-108mm lens in 35mm format. This zooming power may be combined with 4X digital zoom to achieve a total of 12X zoom capability. Powered by AA batteries, the PENTAX Optio E30 is great for travel and is designed to use less power and allow up 200 photos from one set of alkaline batteries or 760 shots on a set of lithium AA batteries. Featuring AA battery compatibility, the Optio E30 is a convenient travel companion that uses less power and captures up to approximately 200 photos with alkaline batteries or 760 shots with lithium AA batteries. A helpful Green mode automates camera setup when shooting still images.

With a single touch, the camera sets the exposure, sensitivity, white balance, and other parameters according to the shooting conditions. The Optio E30 features a large 2.4 inch LCD monitor despite its compact body dimensions and 11 MB of built-in memory. The PENTAX Optio E30 will be available in February 2007 for US $149.95.
Via – Slrworld