PRAKTICA Luxmedia WP240-O Compact Camera - Orange


Product code: 181346

Product features

  • Point & shoot
  • 20 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CCD sensor
  • Optical zoom: 4 x
  • 2.7" / 68 mm LCD screen

Product features

  • Point & shoot
  • 20 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CCD sensor
  • Optical zoom: 4 x
  • 2.7" / 68 mm LCD screen
Product information
Top features:

- Waterproof construction lets you shoot in almost any situation

- Customise photos with 28 fun and creative modes

- Record detailed 720p HD video to share with others

Waterproof construction

Take photos in almost any situation thanks to a construction that is waterproof up to 10 metres.

The Praktica Luxmedia WP240 is ideal for snorkelling or taking photos by the pool when you're on holiday.

Customise photos with 28 modes

Have fun with your photos using 28 fun and creative modes to suit the type of action or location you are shooting in. Choose from sunset, beach, panoramic scenes, and more.

Record detailed 720p HD

Shoot video in 720p HD, with picture quality so high you'll want to share videos of your holidays and water-based adventures to all your friends.

Technical specifications for PRAKTICA Luxmedia WP240-O Compact Camera - Orange

Camera type Compact camera
Resolution 20 megapixels
Type CCD
Size 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm
ISO sensitivity - AUTO, 100 - 1600
- Extendable to 100 - 6400
Image stabilisation No
Focal length 4.6 - 18.4 mm
35 mm equivalent 26 - 104 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.2 - f/5.8
Minimum distance 5 cm
Normal distance 5 cm to infinity
Focusing Autofocus & manual
Optical zoom 4 x
Digital zoom 12 x
Type Live View
Screen 2.7" / 68 mm LCD screen
Screen features Adjustable brightness
Shutter speed 1 secs - 1/2000th
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 10 seconds
Photo exposure modes Auto, Scene mode: Intelligent scene, Program, Portrait, Landscape, Underwater, Sunset, Dawn, Backlight, Kids, Night scene, Fireworks, Snow, Beach, Sports, Party, Candlelight, Night portrait, Soft skin, Flowing water, Food, Love portrait, Self Portrait, D-lighting, Time lapse, Panorama, Art effect, Burst, Speedy burst, GIF
Photo effects Stylish, Soft focus, Light tone, Vivid, Miniature, Fisheye lens, Astral, Poster, Impressive art, B&W, Sepia, Colour accent (Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple)
Panorama mode Yes
White balance Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent_1, Fluorescent_2, Custom, Fluorescent_1 (high), Fluorescent_2 (low)
Maximum photo resolution 5152 x 3864p
Photo file formats JPEG
Video mode Yes
Maximum video resolution HD 1280 x 720p (30 fps)
Other video resolutions VGA 640 x 480p (30 fps)
Autofocus in video Yes
Stills from video Yes
Video file formats AVI
Audio file formats WAV
Memory card - microSD
- microSDHC
- microSDXC
Number of memory card slots microSD x 1
Internal memory 64 MB
Built-in Yes
Guide number 1 m at ISO 100
Interface USB 2.0
Pictbridge / direct printing No
WiFi connectivity No
Waterproof Yes, up to 10 m
Weatherproof Yes
Dustproof Yes
Battery type Lithium-Ion NP-45
Battery life Approx. 200 shots
Colour Orange
Box contents - Praktica Luxmedia WP420-O Compact Camera
- Lithium-Ion battery
- USB cable
- USB adapter
- Wrist Strap
- Quick Start Guide
Dimensions 66 x 107 x 50 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 162 g
Manufacturer’s guarantee 1 year
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia WP240-O Compact Camera - Orange