If you still need a greater zoom range when taking photos, then you should be grateful because the PENTAX Optio RZ18 is now here to let you capture images 18 times closer. This zoom range is equivalent to 25-450mm with extra wide angle lens that can capture clear images whether near or far. To maintain quality images on large prints or demanding image cropping, the RZ18 has a high resolution 16 megapixel sensor. There is also an advanced 9-point autofocus with a 4cm super macro mode plus an automatic shooting mode like Auto Picture and scene modes for that excellent camera work. Aside from the digital camera’s multiple PENTAX Shake Reduction (SR) image stabilization options, the face detection includes a special pet recognition feature. The camera can record images in JPG (EXIF 2.3), DCF 2.0, DPOF, PIM III formats, videos in AVI (Motion JPG), and Sound in WAV (PCM) and Monaural. Additionally, it can record widescreen HD video in 720p at 30 frames per second.
To let you capture more images and videos, the RZ18 is compatible with additional flash-based storage devices like SD, SDHC, and modern SDXC memory cards. The camera runs on Rechargeable Li-Ion battery D-LI92 and uses USB cable for transferring captured images and videos. Package includes USB and AV cables, Li-Ion Battery and battery charger kit, strap, and software CD. The RZ18 is available in 3 different stylish colors like black, white, and orange.