Yamada Kumio, Japanese digital camera journalist, has posted several sample images from Pentax's new pocket sized Optio 330 on the PC Watch website. Note, the camera he used for these samples is a Beta (pre-production) unit. The Optio is the smallest 3 megapixel, 3x optical zoom digital camera. It weighs in at just 205 g (7.2 oz; no batts). Priced at 95,000 YEN (approx US$800).

Click here for Yamada's Pentax Optio 330 samples

Click here for the Pentax Optio 330 announcement

First impressions? Hmmmm...