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  • 16 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 WR Lens
  • Full 1080p30 HD Video
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  • 16 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 WR Lens
  • Full 1080p30 HD Video
  • Rugged Coldproof Design
  • 3 inch LCD
  • Fully weather sealed, dustproof, coldproof design
  • Advanced 11 point AF engine with new optics
  • Weather Sealing:
  • Full weather sealing throughout the entire body ensures worry-free use in any weather condition
  • CMOS Image Sensor:
  • A high performance 16 megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor strikes the perfect balance between resolution and image quality
  • PRIME M image processing engine:
  • PRIME M image processing engine is optimized for HD video capture, smooth live view, low chromatic noise, and low energy consumption
  • Pentaprism Viewfinder:
  • Low profile glass pentaprism viewfinder, with interchangeable focusing screens, achieves a 100% optical field of view for framing accuracy in a highly compact form factor
  • Advanced SAFOX IXi+ autofocus engine:
  • Advanced SAFOX IXi+ autofocus engine, with AF assist lamp and light source detection sensor, features improved optical components, including a diffraction lens, for responsive autofocus in any lighting
  • Sensor-Shift Shake and Dust Reduction:
  • PENTAX sensor-shift Shake and Dust Reduction technology ensures sharp, image stabilized, auto-leveled, and dust-free imaging with any mounted lens
  • Coldproof:
  • Rugged coldproof design is ideal for use in sub-freezing, wet, snowy winter conditions (-10C, 14F)
  • Large 3 inch LCD:
  • Large 3 inch LCD with brightness and color adjustments is wide angle viewable, and features 921,000 dots of resolution
  • Low profile glass pentaprism viewfinder:
  • Low profile glass pentaprism viewfinder, with interchangeable focusing screens, achieves a 100% optical field of view for framing accuracy in a highly compact form factor
  • 6 frames per second continuous shooting:
  • Freeze the action with a fast 6 frames per second continuous shooting mode and 1/6000 second maximum shutter speed
  • Programmable front and rear e-dials:
  • Programmable front and rear e-dials enable PENTAX renowned Hyper Program and Manual modes, as well as other rapid no-look settings changes
  • In-camera HDR shooting modes:
  • In-camera HDR shooting modes feature multiple blending options to bring out the detail in wide gamut still imaging
  • Compact yet durable body:
  • Highly compact yet durable body features comfortable ergonomics such as a deep grip, oversized buttons, and concave 4-way controller for streamlined, intuitive operation
  • 1080p video:
  • Full 1080p HD video capture at 30 frames per second (60 FPS for 720p) features efficient h.264 compression, flexible exposure control, and HDR finishing options for stunning video quality
  • Live View focus peaking:
  • Live View focus peaking highlights in-focus surfaces for fast and highly accurate manual focus acquisition or precise autofocus confirmation
  • 77 segment metering system:
  • Highly accurate 77 segment metering system produces beautifully exposed images and video, even in complex lighting situations
  • ISO speeds up to 25600:
  • ISO speeds up to 25600 maximize shutter speeds and flash effective range while minimizing image noise in low lighting
  • Traditional, Auto Picture and Scene modes:
  • Traditional shooting modes feature PENTAX Sensitivity Priority (Sv) and Shutter And Aperture Priority (TAv) for outstanding flexibility, while powerful automatic modes like Auto Picture and Scene modes take the guesswork out of great photography
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion or AA battery compatible:
  • Compatible with both rechargeable Li-Ion and AA batteries (via optional AA battery holder) for plentiful power at home or while travelling
  • Type:
  • Digital SLR
  • Sensor:
  • Type: CMOS w primary color filter, integrated Shake/Dust Reduction sensor movement system
  • Size: 23.7 x 15.7mm (APS-C)
  • Color depth: 8 bits/channel JPG, 12 bits/channel RAW
  • Effective pixels (total pixels): 16.3 MP (16.5 MP)
  • Dust Removal: Sensor movement w SP coating on low pass filter
  • Pixel mapping: Yes
  • Lens:
  • Type/construction: PENTAX KAF2 bayonet stainless steel mount
  • Usable lenses: PENTAX KAF3, KAF2, KAF, and KA (K mount, 35mm screwmount, 645/67 med format lenses useable w adapter and/or restrictions)
  • SDM function: Yes
  • Power zoom function: n/a
  • Focus System:
  • Type: SAFOX IXi+ TTL phase-detection 11 point (9 cross) wide autofocus system w light wavelength sensor and diffraction lens
  • Sensitivity range: EV -1 to 18 (ISO 100)
  • Focus modes: AF.A (auto), AF.S (single, w focus lock, focus/shutter priority selectable), AF.C (continuous, w focus/FPS priority selectable), Manual
  • Focus point adjustment: Auto 11 pt, Auto 5 pt, User-Selectable (w Expanded Area AF), Center
  • AF assist: Yes via dedicated LED AF assist lamp
  • Focus peaking: Yes (n/a while video is actively recording)
  • Viewfinder:
  • Type: Pentaprism
  • Coverage (field of view): 100%
  • Magnification: 0.92X (w 50mm F1.4 at infinity)
  • Standard focusing screen: Natural-Bright-Matte III (interchangeable)
  • Diopter adjustment: -2.5m to 1.5m
  • Depth of field preview: Optical (diaphragm stop-down), digital
  • LCD Monitor:
  • Type: 3.0" TFT color LCD w brightness/color adjustment and AR coating
  • Resolution: 921,000 dots
  • Wide angle viewable: Yes
  • Flash:
  • Type: Retractable P-TTL popup flash
  • Guide number: 12m (ISO 100)
  • Coverage: 28mm wide angle equivalent
  • Flash modes: On, Redeye, Slow Sync, Slow Sync + Redeye, Trailing Curtain Sync, Wireless
  • Flash exposure compensation: -2 to 1 EV (1/2 steps)
  • External Flash:
  • Type: Hotshoe (P-TTL), high speed sync and wireless w PENTAX dedicated flash
  • Synchronization speed: 1/180 sec
  • Storage Media:
  • Internal memory: n/a
  • Removable memory: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Interfaces:
  • Ports: USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out, cable switch
  • Video out: NTSC, PAL
  • Microphone: Built-in monaural
  • Power Supply:
  • Power source: Rechargeable Li-Ion battery D-LI109 (included), AA battery holder D-BH109 for 4* AA batteries (sold separately)
  • Recordable images: Li-Ion approx 480 (410 w 50% flash, CIPA), AA lithium approx 1600 (1000 w 50% flash, CIPA)
  • Playback time: Li-Ion approx 270 min, AA lithium approx 620 min
  • Movie recording time: 25 min max time per clip
  • AC adapter available: Yes (sold separately)
  • Physical Specs:
  • Body dimensions (W x H x D): 5.1 x 3.8 x 2.8"
  • Body weight: Without battery or removable memory: 20.8 oz, Loaded and ready: 22.9 oz (Li-Ion)
  • Primary construction material(s): Reinforced polycarbonate over stainless steel chassis
  • Operating temperature: 14-104°F (-10 to 40°C)
  • Ruggedized features: Fully weather sealed throughout body, coldproof
  • Language Support:
  • English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek, Russian, Korean, Traditional/Simplified Chinese, Japanese
  • Image Stabilization:
  • Type: Sensor-shift SR w rotational compensation (3 stops max)
  • Metering System:
  • Type: TTL open aperture 77 segment metering
  • Sensitivity range: EV 0 to 22 (ISO 100, 50mm F1.4)
  • Metering patterns (multi, center, spot): Multi 77, Center, Spot
  • Exposure compensation: +/- 5 EV (1/3 and 1/2 steps)
  • Exposure lock: Yes
  • Exposure bracketing: 3 frames, up to +/- 2 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 steps
  • ISO Sensitivity:
  • Auto: 100-12800 (1/1, 1/2, 1/3 steps), expandable to 100-25600, auto range selectable
  • Manual: 100-12800 (1/1, 1/2, 1/3 steps), expandable to 100-25600
  • White Balance:
  • Type: Image sensor detection w light wavelength sensor assist
  • Auto preset modes: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent (D, N, W, L), Tungsten, Flash, CTE
  • Manual mode(s): 3 manual and 3 Kelvin temperature presets, copy WB settings from a captured image available
  • WB fine adjustment: +/- 7 steps A-B axis or G-M axis
  • Shutter:
  • Type: Electronically controlled, vertical-run, focal plane shutter
  • Shutter speed: 1/6000 to 30 sec (1/3 or 1/2 steps), Bulb
  • Capture Modes:
  • Mode selection: Hyper Program (P), Sensitivity Priority (Sv), Shutter Priority (Tv), Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter & Aperture Priority (TAv), Hyper Manual (M), Bulb (B), User (U1, U2), Scene (SCN), Auto Picture (AUTO), Movie
  • Auto Picture modes: Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Scene Portrait, Night Scene, Blue Sky, Forest
  • Scene modes: Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Scene Portrait, Sunset, Blue Sky, Forest, Night Scene, Night Scene HDR (JPG), Night Snap, Food, Pet, Kids, Surf & Snow, Backlight Silhouette, Candlelight, Stage Lighting, Museum
  • Custom Image modes: Bright, Natural, Portrait, Landscape, Vibrant, Radiant, Muted, Bleach Bypass, Reversal Film, Monochrome, Cross Processing
  • Green simplified mode available: n/a
  • Face detection available: Yes
  • PASMB: P, A, S, M, B (extended modes Sv, TAv)
  • Date stamp: n/a
  • Digital filters (capture): Extract Color, Toy Camera, Retro, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color, Color
  • Dynamic range adjustment: Highlight, shadow
  • Digital level: Viewfinder (horizontal), LCD (horizontal, vertical), SR auto-level function
  • File/Folder customization: Folder name (standard, date), file name (standard, customizable), embed copyright
  • Drive Modes:
  • Mode selection: Single, Continuous (Hi, Lo), Self-Timer (12s, 2s), Remote (0s, 3s, continuous), Auto Bracketing (3 frames, standard, timer, remote)
  • Continuous FPS: Continuous Hi: Approx 6.0 FPS (30 JPG, 8 RAW); Continuous Lo: Approx 3.0 FPS (unlimited JPG, 10 RAW)
  • Multi-exposure: 2-9 shots, auto exposure adjustment
  • Interval: 999 shots, 3 sec to 24 hr interval, time delay
  • HDR: Auto, HDR 1, HDR 2, HDR 3, pixel alignment, exposure bracket +/- 1-3 EV (1/1 steps)
  • Cable switch: Yes (available separately)
  • Playback:
  • Modes Mode selection: One Shot (no data, basic data, full data, color channel histogram, bright/dark indication, copyright info), Multi Image Display (4, 9, 16, 36, 81 thumbnails), Magnification (up to 16X, scrollable, quick magnification), Image Rotation, Calendar Filmstrip, Display, Folder, Slideshow, Select & Delete, Movie Playback (no data, basic data, full data), Save RAW Data From JPG (if available in buffer memory)
  • Mode pallet: Image Rotation, Digital Filter, Resize, Cropping, Slideshow, Save as Manual WB, RAW Development, Index Print, Image Comparison, Protect, DPOF, Movie Edit, Extract JPG from Movie
  • Digital filters (playback): Monochrome, Extract Color, Toy Camera, Retro, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color, Color, Tone Expansion, Sketch Filter, Watercolor, Pastel, Posterization, Miniature, Soft, Starburst, Fisheye, Slim, Base Parameter Adj
  • File Formats:
  • Recorded resolutions: 16M (4928x3264), 12M (4224x2816), 8M (3456x2304), 5M (2688x1792)
  • Quality levels: *** Best, ** Better, * Good
  • File formats: RAW (DNG), JPG (EXIF 2.3), DCF 2.0 compliant, DPOF, PIM III
  • Color space: sRGB, AdobeRGB
  • Custom Functions:
  • Functions available: 23
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Li-Ion Battery D-LI109
  • Battery Charger Kit K-BC109
  • Strap O-ST53
  • Hotshoe Cover FK
  • Eyecup FR
  • Body Mount Cover
  • Finder Cap for ME
  • Focusing Screen MF-60 Frame Matte
  • Software CD-ROM S-SWxxx
  • Pentax DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 WR Lens:
  • Standard Zoom Lens
  • Super Protect (SP) Coating
  • Weather-resistant Construction
  • Filter Diameter - 52mm
  • Covers focal lengths from 27.5mm wide angle to 84.5mm moderate telephoto (in the 35mm format)
  • High-performance aspherical (AL) optical element and a super-low-dispersion glass
  • Effectively compensates for various aberrations
  • With this lens mounted on PENTAX weather-resistant digital SLR camera bodies, you are assured of improved durability and reliability during shooting in rain, fog or mist and at locations subject to a spray or splash of water
  • Quick-Shift Focus System allows instant AF override
  • Durable metal lens mount
  • Includes lens hood with PL (polarizing filter) window
  • Developed specifically for Pentax Digital SLR's
  • Lens mount - Pentax KAF mount
  • Angle of View: 76° - 29°
  • Lens Construction(group/elements) - 11 elements in 8 groups
  • Number of diaphragm blades - 6
  • Min. Aperture - F22 - F38
  • Min. Focusing Distance - 0.25m
  • Max. Magnification (macro range) - 0.34X
  • Diameter & Length - 68.5mm x 67.5mm
  • Weight - 230g (8.1 oz.) without hood

Camera Type:Digital SLR
Camera Style:Hobbyist & Beginner
Lens Mount:Pentax K
Camera Format:APS-C
Effective Pixels:16.3MP
Approx. Resolution:16MP
Aspect Ratio:3:02
Sensor Type/Size:23.7 x 15.7mm CMOS
File Formats:JPEG, RAW
Memory Card Type:SD/SDHC/SDXC
ISO Sensitivity:100-12800 (Custom Function: 100-25600)
Shutter:Type: Electronic Speed: 30-1/6000 sec.
Remote Control:N/A
Mirror Lock-Up:No
Metering Method:Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering
Exposure Modes:Modes: Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority Compensation: -5 EV to +5 EV (in .3 EV steps)
White Balance Modes:Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Natural White), Fluorescent (White), Shade, Tungsten
Continuous Shooting:Up to 9 FPS
Start-Up Time:N/A
Self Timer:2 sec, 12 sec
Date & Time Stamp:Yes
In-Camera Image Editing:Yes
Connectivity:Av Output, USB 2.0
Wi-Fi Capable:No
Focus Control
Focus Type:Auto
Focus Mode:Single-servo AF (S), Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M)
Autofocus Points:11
Viewfinder Type:Pentaprism
Viewfinder Coverage:100%
Viewfinder Magnification:Approx. 0.92x
Diopter Adjustment:-2.5 to +1.5m
Screen Size:3.0"
Display Screen Type:Rear Screen Live Preview LCD
Screen Coverage:100%
Angle of View:N/A
Live View:Yes
AV Recording
Video Recording:Yes: NTSC/PAL
Video Resolution:HD 1080p
File Size:1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1280 x 720 (HD) 640 x 480 (Standard)
Exposure Control:Manual: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO Auto: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO
ISO Sensitivity:100-12800
Exposure Compensation:+/-2EV
Focus (Auto/Manual):Auto Manual
Continuous Shooting Time:25 min.
Audio Recording:With Video, Mono
Flash Modes:Flash On Red-eye Reduction Second-curtain Sync Slow Sync Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction
Built-in Flash:Yes
Guide No. (Feet/Metres):39.37 ft./12m (ISO 100)
Max Sync Speed:1/180 sec.
Flash Compensation:-2EV to +1 EV in 1/2EV steps
Dedicated Flash System:eTTL Remote Firing
External Flash Connection:Hot Shoe, Wireless
Swivel/Tilt LCD:No
Weather Resistant:Yes
Built-in Flash:Yes
Battery:PEDLI109 Replaceable Lithium-Ion Battery, 7.4VDC, 1050mAh
AC Power Adapter:PEACAOK (Optional)
Operating/Storage Temperature:-10 to 40C (14-104F)
Weight:20.7 oz. (587g)
Dimensions (WxHxD):4.8x3.1x2.3" (122x79x58mm)
Kit Lens Performance
Focal Length:18-55mm
Aperture (Max. & Min.):Max: f/3.5-5.6, Min: f/22-38
Camera Mount Type:Pentax K
Format Compatibility:Pentax Digital (APS-C)
Angle of View:76-29 degrees
Minimum Focus Distance:9.84"/25cm
Maximum Close-Up Magnification:0.34x
Groups/Elements:8 Groups/11 Elements
Diaphragm Blades:6
Kit Lens Features
Tripod Collar:No
Image Stabilization:No
Kit Lens Physical
Dimensions (DxL):2.7x2.7"
Filter Thread:52mm
Additional Information
Warranty:1 year manufacturer warranty, 1 year domestic warranty (if purchased in Canada) (Camera & lens)

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