Pentax has just added a new rugged compact camera to its range called the Pentax OPTIO W90. The new model features a tougher casing than the W80 and it can withstand a drop from 4ft and is water resistant to 20ft.
It has also been designed with extra cold resistance and can be operated in temperatures as low as 10°c. Its equipped with a 12 mega pixel lens, can record movies in 1280 x 720, has a 5 x zoom which is approx 28 – 140mm in 35mm format, eight different focus modes and 26 scene modes.
The full Pentax press release can be found here.