Pentax introduces a new compact digital camera, the Optio S1 with an eye-catching, gem-like finish. The new S1 has a ultra lightweight body and comes in striking Chrome or a glossy Black or Green. The 14 Megapixel S1 sports a 28mm wide angle 5x optical zoom lens, a 2.7-inch LCD display. It features Sensor-shift PENTAX Shake Reduction (SR) system, PENTAX Auto Picture mode, Fast Face Detection, Smile Capture and High Dynamic Range (HDR) mode.
The Optio S1 is able to record 720p HD video. It supports SD/SDHC and SDXC memory cards. Pentax’s new camera is now available for pre-order for $199.95.