Manufacturer’s Description

Your Adventure Is Now

Built for life's adventures, planned and unexpected, our 15th generation ruggedized compact camera builds on proven PENTAX experience to bring you our best adventure proof camera yet. Capture outstanding images in any element with its brighter 4X optical zoom, new Shake Reduction system and high resolution sensor. Dive deeper, climb higher, explore longer, and capture even more of your journey with the PENTAX WG-3. Your adventure is now.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 240 Shot/1.08 Hour Video
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Touchscreen No
Effective Camera Resolution 16.0 Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3" (0.24" x 0.18")
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 4 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction, Soft
General Information
Manufacturer Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.
UPC Code QZ4500
Manufacturer Part Number 12695
Brand Name Pentax
Product Name WG-3 Compact Camera
Marketing Information

Your Adventure Is Now

Built for life's adventures, planned and unexpected, our 15th generation ruggedized compact camera builds on proven PENTAX experience to bring you our best adventure proof camera yet. Capture outstanding images in any element with its brighter 4X optical zoom, new Shake Reduction system and high resolution sensor. Dive deeper, climb higher, explore longer, and capture even more of your journey with the PENTAX WG-3. Your adventure is now.

Product Model WG-3
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4608 x 3456
Lens
Optical Zoom 4.0 x
Digital Zoom 7.2
Aperture Range f/2 to 4.9
Image Stabilization Optical, Electronic
Autofocus Points 9
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Minimum Focus Distance 0.39
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Eye-Fi Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • WG-3 Compact Camera
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Power Adapter D-PA135J
  • Carabiner Strap O-ST135 (for non-GPS)
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW135
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery D-LI92
  • Carabiner Strap O-ST134 (for GPS)
  • Macro Stand O-MS2
Features Continuous Shooting Mode, Live View, Orientation Sensor, Time Lapse Function, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Blink Detection, Pet Recognition
Network & Communication
GPS No
Physical Characteristics
Durability Water Proof, Crush Proof, Cold Proof, Shock Proof, Dust Proof
Height 2.5"
Width 4.9"
Depth 1.3"
Weight (Approximate) 7.4 oz
Video
Video Formats MPEG-4 AVC, MP4
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 60 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type No
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year