Summary Pentax Optio A30

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 9
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 15
Specifications Key specs
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 232k dots
Wide angle
Help 38 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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The Pentax Optio A30 vs other recent compacts

Size Quite small Help
Super compact (89×57×24 mm)
Weight Light Help
145 g
Thickness Thin Help
Lowest price Inexpensive Help


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The Pentax Optio A30 vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
38 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
232k dots
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Sensor shift
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
8.6 MP
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm
Announced Old Help
February 2007
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
4 seconds


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Pentax Optio A30
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