Updated on 1 September 2013 by

The Optio line of basic point and shoot digital camera range offers a wide range of easy to use cameras. These low-end digital cameras also combine ultra-zoom and rugged features top make them more viable for beginners and those who are on budget. The best Pentax easy to use digital cameras can be afforded under $250 price range.


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Pentax QS-1
Pentax Q7
Pentax Optio WG-3
Pentax Q10
Pentax QS-1
Pentax Q7 12.4MP Compact System Camera
Pentax Optio WG-3 Digital Camera
Pentax Q10 Compact System Camera
$240 - $497
$255 - $662
$350 - $459
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Release Date
Dec 2014
Jun 2013
Jan 2013
Sep 2012
Camera Type
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Compact System Camera, Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Compact
Compact System Camera, Digital camera - Mirrorless system
Resolution
12.0 Megapixel
12.0 Megapixel
16.0 Megapixel
12.4 Megapixel
Image Sensor Type
BSI-CMOS
BSI-CMOS
BSI-CMOS
BSI-CMOS
LCD Screen Size
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
3.0 in.
Image Sensor Size
1.97 mm
1.97 mm
2.5 mm
7.66 mm
Average Rating
 3.0 stars
 3.6 stars
 3.7 stars
 3.4 stars
Focus
100% Positive
Image Quality
50% Positive
50% Negative
Ease of Use
100% Positive