The 12 megapixel Optio X90 is equipped with 26x optical zoom lens offers amazing flexibility without doing the lens-swap shuffle, and image quality was said to deliver very good with vivid colors. If you’re just starting to discover your talent in photography, the X90 has easy controls for setting shutter and aperture priority and if you get used to it you can go on full-manual.
First thing you might be considering if you’ll be buying a DSLR is how bulky and the maintenance in keeping it apart from the things that it can gives you all the picture-perfect effects and sharpness a normal point-and-shoot camera can’t do. But for the case of Pentax Optio X90 you can get the SLR-like photos along with the ease of use and compact.
In the end, this camera isn’t make for capturing video with its inability to optically zoom while filming, which it same class has been focusing enabled with 720p recording.
But for now at $399 this was a great deal at all and why don’t you check out the full review here.