Thank you for buying the PENTAX Optio X Digital Camera.
Please read this manual before using the camera in order to get the most 
out of all the features and functions. Keep this manual safe, as it can be 
a valuable tool in helping you to understand all the camera’s capabilities.

Regarding copyrights
Images taken using the Optio X that are for anything other than personal 
enjoyment cannot be used without permission according to the rights as specified 
in the Copyright Act. Please take care, as there are even cases where limitations 
are placed on taking pictures even for personal enjoyment during demonstrations, 
industrial enterprise or as items for display. Images taken with the purpose of 
obtaining copyrights also cannot be used outside the scope of use of the copyright 
as laid out in the Copyright Act, and care should be taken here also.

Regarding trademarks
• PENTAX, Optio and smc PENTAX are trademarks of PENTAX Corporation.
• The SD logo 

 is a trademark.

• All other brands or product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of 

their respective companies.

To users of this camera
• There is a possibility that recorded data may be erased or that the camera may 

not function correctly when used in surroundings such as installations 
generating strong electromagnetic radiation or magnetic fields.

• The liquid crystal panel used in the LCD display is manufactured using 

extremely high precision technology. Although the level of functioning pixels is 
99.99% or better, you should be aware that 0.01% or fewer of the pixels may 
not illuminate or may illuminate when they should not. However, this has no 
effect on the recorded image.

This product supports PRINT Image Matching III, PRINT Image Matching 
enabled digital still cameras, printers and software help photographers to produce 
images more faithful to their intentions. Some functions are not available on 
printers that are not PRINT Image Matching III compliant.
Copyright 2001 Seiko Epson Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
PRINT Image Matching is a trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation.
The PRINT Image Matching logo is a trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation.

Regarding PictBridge
PictBridge allows the user to connect the printer and digital camera directly, using 
the unified standard for the direct printout of images. You can print images directly 
from the camera through a few simple operations.

• There is a possibility that the illustrations and the display screen of the LCD 

monitor in this manual are different form the actual product.