Pentax Optio VS20 16 Megapixel Compact Camera - Black

by Pentax
Today $179.95
Out of Stock

Club O Gold Members Earn

$9.00 | 5% Rewards*




5% Rewards

Earn even faster

Free Shipping

Never pay extra*

Exclusive Rewards

Save big-- up to 40%

Exclusive Offers

Straight to your inbox

5% Dining Rewards

Get paid to go out tonight

ITEM# 14089146
    Notify me when it is back in stock!

    Enter your email address, we will notify you if it comes back in stock.

Love this item?

Save it to a list so you can find it anytime!


something went wrong.

Please refresh the page and try again.

Technical Specifications

  • Description
  • General Information
  • Display & Graphics
  • Image
  • Video
  • Lens
  • Exposure
  • Flash
  • Viewfinder
  • Storage
  • Memory
  • Network & Communication
  • Controls/Indicators
  • Interfaces/Ports
  • Built-in Devices
  • Battery Information
  • Physical Characteristics
  • Miscellaneous

Pentax Optio VS20 16 Megapixel Compact Camera - Black



Out with bulk, and in with the slim, stylish Optio VS 20 megazoom. Featuring an incredible 20X optical zoom lens with dual shutter/zoom buttons, this compact captures vertical shots in a snap. The Optio VS20 is designed to be the perfect compact digital camera for any shooting situation.

General Information
Manufacturer Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer Part Number 14116
Manufacturer Website Address
Brand Name Pentax
Product Line Optio
Product Model VS20
Product Name Optio VS20 Compact Camera
Product Type Compact Camera
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3"
Display Screen Type LCD
Touchscreen No
Display Resolution 460000 Pixel
Effective Camera Resolution 16 Megapixel
Total Camera Resolution 16.6 Megapixel
Image Sensor Size 1/2.33" (0.24" x 0.18")
Image Sensor Type CCD
White Balance Modes
  • Auto
  • Daylight
  • Shade
  • Tungsten
  • Fluorescent
  • Manual
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Image Formats JPEG
Maximum Image Resolution 4608 x 3456
Video Formats Motion JPEG (AVI)
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
HD Movie Mode Yes
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Optical Zoom 20x
Digital Zoom 7.2x
Focal Length 5 mm to 100 mm
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent) 28 mm to 560 mm
Lens Construction 11 Elements in 8 Groups
Aperture Range f/3.1 to 4.8
Image Stabilization Digital
Autofocus Points 3
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 0.39"
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/2500 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 4 Second
ISO Sensitivity ISO 3200
Exposure Control

Program AE

Built-in Flash Yes
Built-in Flash Modes Auto Flash
Viewfinder Type No
Minimum Diopter Adjustment No
Maximum Diopter Adjustment No
Flash Memory Capacity 16 MB
Memory Card Supported SD
Network & Communication
Camera Modes

Shooting Modes:

  • Auto Picture
  • Natural Skin Tone
  • Handheld Night Snap (5M)
  • Night Scene Portrait
  • Night Scene
  • Digital Panorama (2M per frame)
  • Landscape
  • Blue Sky
  • Sunset
  • Flower
  • Digital SR (ISO 3200-6400 5M)
  • Kids
  • Pet
  • Portrait
  • Food
  • Fireworks
  • Surf & Snow
  • Sport
  • Fisheye
  • Sketch
  • Miniature Filter
  • Text
  • Frame Composite (3M)
  • Movie
  • Green
Analog Video Out Yes
Built-in Devices
Built-in Devices Speaker
Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Model Supported D-LI122
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 200 Shot/1.67 Hour Video
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Height 2.4"
Width 4.4"
Depth 1.5"
Weight (Approximate) 7.50 oz
Package Contents
  • Optio VS20 Compact Camera
  • USB Cable I-USB122
  • Battery Charger D-BC122
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW122
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery D-LI122
  • Strap O-ST122
Features Self-timer
Language Supported Spanish
Platform Supported PC

Questions & Answers

  • Q:

    "Why did you choose this product?"

    • A:

      I compared several cameras and was looking for features that would enhance the photo taking, not the ability to share photos. For the price, it sure seems like the best one.

Shopping Tips & Inspiration

Shipping & Returns

Contact Information
Shipping Information:

Our standard shipping method is ground shipping. We also offer expedited shipping for most items. Your final shipping cost and estimated delivery timeframe will be available at checkout.
Standard shipping details
Expedited shipping details

Standard Return Policy for Electronics:

The items must arrive at our warehouse within 30 days of purchase. You must return items in their original condition to qualify for a full refund. We will issue a partial refund of up to 70 percent if returned items have been opened, used, or returned late. More Details

For your protection, all orders are screened for security purposes. If your order is selected for review, our Loss Prevention Team may contact you by phone or email. There may be a two business day delay to process your order.

** Most Oversize orders are delivered within 1-4 weeks. Some orders may take 6 weeks to be delivered.