Rugged cameras are actually very important for adventurous people and for the sport buddies like hiking , bikiing , surfing and other such sports which increses the chances of damaging your normal camera or camcoder.Keeping this issue in mind Pentax is going to launch Pentax Rugged Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS compact cameras bundled with a woven fabric strap with a carabiner, allowing you to easily attach the camera to your backpack.Well an additional feature of GPS is quiet attractive for the buyer and both cameras WG-1 and WG-1 GPS will be available in the month of April with a price tag of $349.95 and $399.95 respectively.Following are the features included in this camera.
- 14-megapixel image sensor
- 720p HD video recording at 30FPS
- Eye-Fi wireless SD memory card connectivity support
- Shockproof up to drops of 5 feet
- Crushproof up to 22 pounds
- Coldproof to -10 degrees
- Waterproof to 33 feet