Optio

01.29.13
Pentax expands ruggedized series with Optio WG-3, Target-exclusive WG-10
01.29.13

Pentax expands ruggedized series with Optio WG-3, Target-exclusive WG-10

Think it might be time for a new ruggedized Pentax? It looks like the company agrees -- two new mo...

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03.13.12
Pentax K-01 and Optio WG-2 cameras now available
03.13.12

Pentax K-01 and Optio WG-2 cameras now available

Pentax has been teasing us with its trio of cameras for what seems like an eternity. It's been lon...

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09.12.11
Pentax crams 18x optical zoom into Optio RZ18 point-and-shoot camera
09.12.11

Pentax crams 18x optical zoom into Optio RZ18 point-and-shoot camera

Guess what, amateur shooters? The superzoom just got shrunk. Pentax has just outed a new compact...

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02.07.11
Pentax reveals Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS rugged cameras, limited edition K-5 DSLR
02.07.11

Pentax reveals Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS rugged cameras, limited edition K-5 DSLR

Who woulda thunk it? Half a year ago, finding a conventional point-and-shoot with integrated GPS wa...

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09.20.10
Pentax Optio RZ10 point-and-shoot offers 10x optical zoom, plenty of color options
09.20.10

Pentax Optio RZ10 point-and-shoot offers 10x optical zoom, plenty of color options

This one slipped by us when it was introduced alongside the RS1000, but Pentax is once again highli...

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09.09.10
Pentax announces customizable cameras, faceplate-swapping RS1000 and Lego-loving NB1000
09.09.10

Pentax announces customizable cameras, faceplate-swapping RS1000 and Lego-loving NB1000

Sure, you can buy compact cameras in dozens of garish and offensive colors, but what if you're the...

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08.04.10
Engadget's back to school guide: Digital cameras
08.04.10

Engadget's back to school guide: Digital cameras

Welcome to Engadget's Back to School guide! We know that this time of year can be pretty annoying an...

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06.08.10
Pentax Optio X90 superzoom reviewed, trumps many beginner SLRs
06.08.10

Pentax Optio X90 superzoom reviewed, trumps many beginner SLRs

The power of an SLR with the ease of a compact. That's what Pentax would like you to believe its Op...

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05.16.10
Pentax's all-weather Optio W90 gets reviewed: brawn meets brain
05.16.10

Pentax's all-weather Optio W90 gets reviewed: brawn meets brain

As we've seen in the past, rugged point-and-shoots aren't necessarily the greatest pure shooters; g...

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