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Pentax introduce budget Espio 60V

Pentax introduce budget Espio 60V - Auto point and shoot zoom compact for under £50

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Pentax introduce budget Espio 60VThe Espio 60V is a compact autofocus model with a 35–60mm zoom lens and auto exposure. It features a built-in auto flash which discharges automatically in low light and has a flash-off mode to prevent the flash from firing for moody shots or use in places where flash is prohibited.There's also a red-eye reduction to help reduce the incidence of unsightly red eyes when the flash is used for shots of people.

Other features include a 10 second delay self-timer, automatic film loading and rewinding; automatic film speed setting and auto power shut-off following 5 minutes of non-use.

There's also the Espio 60V Date which has a built in databack.

Both cameras are powered by two 1.5v AA batteries.

Espio 60V Specifications
Type: 35mm fully automatic lens-shutter camera with built-in zoom lens, autofocus, auto exposure and auto flash
Film: 35mm DX-coded film with 24mm x 36mm format
Lens: Power zoom 35mm-60mm F6.3-F10.3 lens; 4 elements in 4 groups
Focusing System: Infrared active autofocus system
Focusing Range: 0.9m (0.3ft) to infinity (at 35mm). 1.2m (3.9ft) to infinity (at 35mm)
Exposure Control: Programmed auto exposure control.
Shutter: Programmed AE electronic lens shutter
Shutter Speed: Approx1/250 sec. to 1/3 sec.
Viewfinder: Inverted Galilean zoom viewfinder
Viewfinder Area: 80% (at 3m)
External LCD indication: Exposure counter, battery exhaustion warning
Film Loading: Automatic film loading with first-frame positioning
Film Winding: Automatic film winding
Film Rewinding: Automatic film rewinding at the end of roll. Automatic stop upon rewind completion (Mid-roll rewinding possible)
Film-Speed Setting: Automatic film-speed setting at ISO 100 or ISO 400 with DX-coded film.
Self-Timer: 10-second delay electronic self-timer
Flash: Built-in flash. Automatic discharge in low lighting conditions in auto mode.
Flash recycling Time: Approx. 4 sec. with fresh alkaline battery
Flash modes: red-eye reduction, Flash-on, Flash-off and self-timer.
Auto Power Shut-Off: Automatic shut off after approx. 5 minutes of non use
Power Source: Two 1.5 AA alkaline batteries (LR6)
Dimensions: 115.0 (W) x 67.0 (H) x 39.0 (D) (4.5" x 2.6" x 1.5")
Weight: 185g (6.5oz.) without battery

Additional spec for the Espio 60V Date
Date Imprinting: Five-mode switchable: " Year - Month - Day", "Month - Day - Year", "Day - Month - Year", "Day - Hour - Minute" and blank
Dimensions: 115.0 (W) x 67.0 (H) x 44.0 (D) (4.5" x 2.6" x 1.7")
Weight: 190g (6.8oz.) without battery

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