OptioWP - Dustproof and Waterproof|
Following stringent tests carried out by the Japan Ship-Machinery Quality Control Association, the OptioWP has been officially approved in terms of both its dustproof and waterproof performance. The Pentax OptioWP has been tested for degrees of protective performance in compliance with JIS C0920. It has also been proven to comply with dustproof performance Class 5 (camera prevents changes in atmospheric pressure) and Class 8 waterproof performance, (protection underwater).
Pentax OptioWP - Highly reliable design
The OptioWP has passed stringent endurance testing for waterproof performance, which involved use of the product for 30 continuous minutes at an underwater depth of 1.5 meters. In terms of dustproof performance, the OptioWP successfully underwent harsh testing involving talcum powder, the particles of which are finer than desert sand. In terms of international compliance, the Pentax OptioWP satisfies IP58.