Pentax Optio I-10
HD movie mode, Price, Range of scene mode and digital filters.
Intriguing appearance, Easy to hold, Quick performer, Good looking images and movies.
Noise performance from ISO400 and above.
Poor image quality over ISO 200
Plastic, offcenter tripod socket, Fragile battery compartment cover, Backwardfacing zoom lever, Overexposure.
By DigitalVersus on February 17, 2011
The I-10 is full of potential but just doesn't follow through. At first glance, you'll be easily impressed by its cool retro design, but the handling and picture quality are somewhat...60
By ePHOTOzine on November 14, 2010
The I-10 is now available for less than £100 which represents quite a bargain. For this low price you are getting a camera capable of taking good images, although performance at ISO400 and above isn't great. Users will enjoy using the wide...90
By PC Authority on September 21, 2010
A retro design and low price isn’t enough to raise this camera above the also-rans...50
By Digital Camera Buyer on September 16, 2010
A low-cost camera which doesn’t offer anything out of the ordinary, but is compact and easy to use. Those wanting to progress should look elsewhere, though Overall ...60
By What Digital Camera on August 02, 2010
The Pentax Optio I-10 looks great from the outside as its retro design looks fresh and new, different in a class where most competitors' compacts all appear the same. However, the overall experience is let down by the final image quality which,...79
By Cameras UK on August 01, 2010
The Pentax Optio i-10 is a throwback to old fashioned SLR cameras when it comes to looks. Pentax has produced a very distinctive design that marks it out as different to other digital cameras. It has 12 megapixels and a 5x lens. Aside from the design...79
By Steves Digicams on July 19, 2010
Retro appears to be the new "look" this season as Pentax has joined in creating a throw back feel to their ultra compact Optio I-10. The old style look is off set by new technology with 12.1 megapixels of resolution, a 5x wide optical zoom lens and a...-
By Expert Reviews on July 09, 2010
Pentax takes a typical modern compact and gives it a retro cosmetic makeover. If the idea appeals, so might the end product....60
By Computeractive on July 05, 2010
Attractive styling, performance and largely automatic features raise this camera above the pack, at a price that seems like a...100
By Trusted Reviews on July 02, 2010
Since the company was taken over by the Hoya Corporation in 2008, the future of Pentax's digital camera range has been a subject of some debate. It was generally thought that Hoya was primarily interested in Pentax for its advanced medical...60