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Optio VS20 - Overview

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High zoom for the most versatile compact

  • Zoom 20 X
  • Dual release shutter
  • 16 Megapixels stabilized sensor


Descriptionread more

On  top of his optical 20x zoom wide-angle (from 28 to 560mm), the Optio VS20 offer a second release shutter button on the side. This will definitively help for the portrait pictures.

The Optio VS20 is filled of the latest technologies, like one of the lastest generation of 16MP sensor for exceptionnal sharpness, a 20X optical zoom, and a large 3" coloured LCD screen. It also benefits of a new mode for low light conditions, offering less noise and better sharpness.

Thanks to its high level performances, the Optio VS20 the ideal compact camera for everyday pictures but also for travelling and sports images. 

20X optical zoom for an exceptionnal versatility


Ideal for any kind of pictures you want to take, the range of this optical zoom (28-560mm) can cover nearly everything. On top of it, it also offers a 1cm macro mode and a "smart zoom" function which allows to extend the focal lenght to 4032mm, passing for 20 to 144x zoom !

Dual release shutter button

Dual shutter buttons

The Optio VS20 has a second release shutter button with the zoom ring on the right side of the camera. This second button guaranty the best confot for vertical shooting. On top of this button, the body of this compact is equipped with a second screw hole on the left side to be able to use the camera on a tripod on the portrait mode.

Three stabilization systems for incredible sharp images

The Optio VS20 offers three stabilization in order to offer sharp images in any case : 

  1. Sensor shake reduction
    This system compensate the camera's vibrations by moving the sensor on the opposite side of the sensor.
  2. Numerical stabilization
    In order to reduce the risk of blured images, the Optio VS20 rise the sensitivty up to ISO 6400 to offer a faster shutter speed.
  3. Stabilization on video mode
    During the recording of a video, the numerical stabilization compensate the vibration of the camera to offer sharp images.

Auto Picture Mode

The Optio VS20 has a built-in recognition system which will automatically detect which scenes mode to use. The camera then selects the best settings in order to offers the best results, with, for the user, a minimum effort. 15 scene modes are preselected, like for example "Forest" or "Sunset".

Specifications read more

Type - Camera Type Super Zoom Compact Camera
Sensor - Type CCD
Sensor - Effective Pixels

16.56 MP

Body - Height 60mm
Body - Width 108mm
Body - Depth 34mm
Body - Weight 191g (charged with battery) Approx. 170g (body only)

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