• Big, bright LCD screen
  • Powerful 5x optical zoom


  • Slow between shots
  • Lacks optical image stabilization

At A Glance

The whopping LCD and ease-of-use make the V20 a solid midrange buy, but scene modes and auto functions are lacking.

Manufacturer’s Description

With a 5x zoom lens, 8.0 megapixels, and a generous 3.0 inch LCD monitor, the ultra-slim and stylish Pentax Optio V20 makes it easy to capture and to view images. Three innovative features on the Optio V20 help users optimize portrait photographs.