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Optio M30 - Specifications

Product data
Article Number 19255
Release date Jan 23, 2007
Camera Type Digital zoom compact camera
Type 1/2.5" interline transfer CCD with primary colour filter
Total Pixels 7.38 megapixels
Effective Pixels 7.1 megapixels
Still 7M (3072 x 2304 pixels), 5M (2592 x 1944 pixels), 4M (2304 x 1728 pixels), 3M (2048 x 1536 pixels), 2M (1600 x 1200 pixels), 1024 (1024 x 768 pixels), 640 (640 x 480 pixels) During Frame composition modes the image size is fixed at 3M (2048 x 1536 pixels).
Movie 640 (640 x 480 pixels), 320 (320 x 240 pixels)
Sensitivity Auto,Fixed (ISO: 64/100/200/400/800/1600/3200) * The sensitivity is auto selected up to 3200 at the Digital SR mode.
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual setting
Focal Length smc PENTAX zoom 6.3mm-18.9mm f/3.1-5.9 (equivalent to 38mm-114mm in 35mm format)
Construction 6 elements in 5 groups (4 aspherical elements)
Digital Zoom 1X - approx. 4X
Focusing System
Type TTL contrast detection auto focus system
Functions 9-point AF, Spot AF, Auto tracking AF changeable
AF Modes Autofocus: (Normal) 0.4m  to infinity, (Macro) 0.1m to 1.0m at wide-angle setting, (Super-Macro) 0.05m to 0.4m at wide-angle setting Panfocus: 1.4m to infinity at wide-angle setting, 5.8m to infinity at telephoto setting Manual Focus: 0.1m to infinity at wide-angle setting, 0.6m to infinity except for wide-angle setting. Infinity-landscape mode also available.
Type 2.5 inch, TFT colour LCD with back light (Approx. 115,000 pixels), field of view: approx. 100%
Playback One Shot, Index (9 thumb nails), Enlargement (up to 8X, scroll available), Movie Playback, Sound Playback, Histogram, Bright and Dark portion, Folder display, Select&Delete, Calendar Slideshow, Resize, Trimming, Image&Sound Copy, Image Rotation, Digital Filter, Brightness Filter, Frame Composite, Red-eye Compensation, Voice Memo, Protect, DPOF
Type Programmed AE electronic lens shutter with CCD electronic shutter
Speed Approx. 1/2000 sec. to 4 sec.
Exposure system
Metering TTL metering: Multi-segment metering
Exposure Modes Auto Picture, Program, Night Scene, Movie, Voice recording, Landscape, Flower, Portrait, Kids, Digital "SR", Surf&Snow, Sport, Pet, Food, Frame Composite
Compensation ±2 EV (1/3 steps)
Type Built-in auto flash. Automatic discharge under low lighting conditions in auto modes
Modes Flash-on and Flash-off modes.  Soft flash mode and "Red-eye" reduction function also available
Effective Range Wide: Approx. 0.4m - 5.5m Standard Output Sensitivity Auto Wide (Digital SR mode): Approx. 0.4m - 15.5m Tele: Approx. 0.8m -2.8m Standard Output Sensitivity Auto Tele (Digital SR mode): Approx. 0.6m - 8.1m
Exposure Parameters
Modes One shot, Self-timer (10sec, 2sec), Continuous
Digital Filter B&W, Sepia, Colour Filter (6 colours), Colour extract (B&W with Red, B&W with Green, B&W with Blue), Soft
Recording From approx. 1 sec. to memory card capacity
Internal 22MB Build-in Memory (approx.)
External SD and SDHC Memory Card compattible
File Format JPEG (Exif 2.2), DCF, DPOF, PRINT Image Matching IIIMOV (Quick Time Motion JPEG), approx. 30fps/15fps with sound and Movie SRWAV (PCM format), monauralJPEG: ***(Best), **(Better), *(Good)
Special Features
Features 75 cities (28 time zones)
Language English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Russian, Thai, Korean, Chinese (Traditional/Simplified), Japanese
Format Print modes: Single image print, All images print, DPOF auto print Print settings: Paper size, Paper type, Printing quality, Border status
Interface USB 2.0 (HI-SPEED)Compatible with NTSC and PAL formats
Source Rechargeable D-LI63 lithium-ion battery. Optional AC adapter also available.
Performance Still: Approx. 230 shots to be taken*.  Playback mode: Approx. 330min**. *Recording capacity shows approximate number of shots recorded during CIPA-compliant testing. Actual performance may vary according to operating conditions. ** According to the result of in-house testing. (with LCD monitor on)
Height 57mm
Width 97mm
Depth 18mm
Weight 135g loaded, 120g w/o battery and memory card
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