Pentax WG-8 - Black

Pentax WG-8 - Black

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Your extreme travel companion. The toughest of the Pentax WG Series, the WG-8 boasts outstanding waterproof, shockproof and cold-resistant performance. It is waterproof to a depth of 20 meters, shockproof against a fall from heights of 2.1 meters, and able to operate in temperatures as low as -10°C.

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Key Features:

  • 1/2.3in CMOS 20MP sensor
  • 5x optical zoom
  • Solid, durable construction
  • 4K video
  • 18 scene modes
  • 12 digital filters
  • Integrated flash/ring-light
  • GPS and built-in digital compass
  • Webcam live-streaming

Your Extreme Adventure Companion

The toughest of the Pentax WG Series, the WG-8 boasts outstanding waterproof, shockproof and cold-resistant performance. It is waterproof to a depth of 20 metres, shockproof against a fall from heights of up to 2.1 metres, and able to operate in temperatures as low as -10°c. It has a host of advanced features and user-friendly functions, including a multi-application ring light, ideal for close-up macro photography, and web camera capability. It's heavy-duty construction ensures that the W-G8 performs superbly and dependably in harsh, demanding outdoor conditions and on worksites.

Sharp Optical Performance

Combining a state-of-the-art back-illuminated CMOS sensor that provides excellent high-sensitivity, low-noise characteristics and high-speed readout of image data signals, with a high-performance imaging engine, the WG-8 delivers a top sensitivity of ISO 6400 and produces super-high resolution images of approximately 20MP.

Get Closer

With a 5x optical zoom, the WG-8 is perfect for taking out on the go. With focal-range coverage between approximately 28-140mm (35mm equivalent) and a minimum focussing distance of 1cm, you are able to capture a wide range of images, from eye-catching close-ups to sweeping landscapes.

WG-8 Webcam

Use the WG-8 as an effective webcam! The WG-8 can be used as a webcam for real-time streaming of FHD video at 30fps. By combining it's macro shooting capability with the built-in ring light, you can deliver fine detailed images during online business meetings or private online communications.

Worksite-Friendly, Heavy-Duty Design

Equipped with a durable, rugged body assuring impeccable protection against water, dust, shock and freeze, the WG-8 is designed to assure a firm hold even with a gloved hand and provide effortless shifting of various modes with a simple turn of the dials.

More Information
Weight 7.000000
Brand Ricoh
Condition New
MPN (Manufacurer product no) 1491
Product Type Camera
Megapixels 20.0
Waterproof Up to 20m for up to 2 hours continuous use.
ISO Range AUTO, Manual (ISO 125 - 64000)
Sensor Type 1/2.3" CMOS
Card Type SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card FlashAir™ Card
Battery Rechargeable Battery DB-110 (supplied)
Dimensions Approx. 118.2 (W) x 65.5 (H) x 33.1 (D)mm /4.7 (W) x 2.6 (H) x 1.3 (D) inches (including lens depth)
Aperture Range Max. F3.5(W) - F5.5(T)
Focal Length Approx. 28-140mm (35mm equiv.)
Viewfinder No
Flash Yes (and built-in ring-light)
What's in the box Pentax WG-8, Rechargeable Battery DB-110, Strap (O-ST104), USB Cable, Power Adapter, Power Plug
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