Pentax Digital SLR Cameras

Below is a list of Pentax digital SLR cameras, complete with description and full specifications for each model.

Pentax KS-1

Pentax

The KS-1 Pentax DSLR camera features a 20 megapixel APS-C sensor and PRIME M II image processor to produce high resolution images and Full HD 1080p video.

SKU: K-S1 (BLACK) LENS KIT

Key Features

  • Focal length: 18-55mm
  • Maximum Aperture: F/3.5-5.6
  • Minimum Aperture: F/22-38
  • Lens construction: 12 elements in 9 groups
  • Closest focusing distance: 25 cm
  • Filter diameter: 52 mm
  • Weight: 225 grams
  • More Information...
  • You May Also Be Interested in...

More Information and Detailed Specifications

The KS-1 Pentax DSLR camera features a 20 megapixel APS-C size sensor and PRIME M II image processor to produce high resolution images and Full HD 1080p video. Continuous shooting up to 5.4 fps is also supported, as is an ISO sensitivity range of 100 to 51200. Further complementing the SAFOX LXI + autofocus system, includes 11 focus points with 9 cross-type focus in the middle. Built-in Camera Shake Reduction extends the opportunity to shoot with longer focal length lenses or in situations where a slow shutter speed is needed. To ensure that the sensor remains dust free, the camera has a self-cleaning function with SP coating on the low-pass filter.

Designed to be easily carry and easy to use, the KS-1 has a pentaprism viewfinder with 100% visibility and a large 3 inch 921k-dot LCD monitor. The shutter, selector and select buttons are illuminated to ensure that you make the right choice. A wide range of shooting modes, including auto Picture modes, effects and custom modes are included to personalize practically any user or environment. After a shot is taken, digital filters can be used with the camera. RAW images can be processed by the camera and HDR images are supported.

When video recording is necessary, the KS-1 can be set to 1080p video with 30, 25 or 24 fps. 60 or 50 fps is possible at 720p and sound is recorded using a built-in stereo microphone. Whether recording video or shooting photos, the K-mount of the camera makes it possible to use a wide range of Pentax lenses. Photos or videos can be stored on an SD, SDHC, SDXC, Eye-Fi card or FLU.

Pentax 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 ED DA SMC 

The SMC PENTAX DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 is recommended for use with digital cameras and is ideal for use with multiple purposes. The Pentax 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 DA SMC ED offers a focal length range from normal to wide. Like all PENTAX lenses, the smc PENTAX DA 18-55mm F4 -5.6 zoom lens is treated with PENTAX's renowned SMC coating for maximum light transmission, sharp definition, and high contrast.  

Features:

  • Lens Mount: Pentax K
  • Sensor: APS-C CMOS, 23,5x15,6mm
  • Megapixel: 20.12
  • Dust Removal System: Yes
  • Storage Media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Stabilization: Sensor-Shift
  • Screen: 3" LCD
  • ISO: 100-51200
  • Shutter: 1/6000 - 30 sec
  • Viewfinder: Optical
  • Built-in Flash: Yes
  • Hot Shoe: Yes
  • Video: Full HD
  • Battery D-LI109

Sensor

CMOS APS-C - 23.5 x 15.6mm

Colour Filter

Primary - RGB

Resolution Photo

20 MP

Max Video Resolution

Full HD 1920 x 1080, 30 fps, 16: 9

Video resolutions

Full HD 1920 x 1080, 30fps, 25fps, 24fps, 16: 9
HD 1280x720, 60fps, 50fps, 30fps, 25fps, 24fps, 16: 9
VGA 640x480, 30fps, 25fps, 24fps, 4: 3

Attaching the Lens / Bayonet

Pentax K

Screen

LCD 3.0" fixed, 921 000 px

Finder

Optical, magnification 0,95X, coverage approx. 100%

Adjustment Dioptres

-2,5m To + 1.5m

Image Stabilization

Mechanics, 3 axes

ISO

100-51200

Shutter Speed

1/6000 to 30 sec Bulb

Selection AF area

Multi-zone, Center, Spot Selectable

Focus Mode

Single, Automatic, Continuous

Exposure Modes

Auto, Program, Sensitivity Priority, Speed ​​Priority, Aperture Priority, Aperture Priority and Speed, Manual

Shooting Modes

Single, Continuous, Timer, Remote Control, Bracketing

Measuring methods

Matrix, the center-weighted, Spot

White Balance

Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent daytime, Tungsten, Flash

Continuous Shooting

5.4 fps

Recording Format Photo

JPEG, RAW

Recording Format Video

MOV (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264)

Processor

Prime MII

Wifi

No

Bluetooth

No

NFC

No

Flash

Integrated - Auto, On, Off, Red-eye removal, slow sync, Sync second curtain, Wireless, Manual

Type Memory Card

SD, SDHC, SDXC

Battery

Li-ion D-LI 109

Approximate autonomy

410 photos, 270 min video

Interfaces

USB, Micro HDMI Type D

Focal Length

18-55mm

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm

27-82,5mm

Diaphragm opening

f / 3.5-5.6

Focus Distance Minimum

25cm

Construction of Objective - Elements / Groups

12/9

Filter Diameter

52 mm

Other

Creative filters, Interface with LED indicators, Design s / AA filter

Accessories

Battery, AC Charger, Lens Cap, Body Cap, Shoulder Strap, Software

Dimensions

121 x 93 x 70 mm

Weight

558 g

Pentax K-50

Pentax

The Pentax K-50 is a weatherproof SLR camera with a large 3.0 inch LCD display and user-friendly operation. It has a compact and lightweight body with an APS-C sensor of 16.2 megapixels for superior image quality.

SKU: 10893

Key Features

  • Light-sensitive 16.2 megapixel APS-C sensor
  • Compact and lightweight body with a firm grip
  • Large 3.0 inch LCD display and user-friendly operation
  • Full HD videos and quality RAW image files
  • Take quality pictures in dark situations thanks to ISO 51200
  • Built-in sensor cleaning and correction of camera shake
  • Splash proof, dust-proof and resistant to cold to -10ºC
  • Add artistic effects to your photos with filters
  • More Information...
  • You May Also Be Interested in...

More Information and Detailed Specifications

The body thanks to 81 special seals seal makes this camera waterproof, dustproof and resistant to cold. This camera can safely be used in active trips and extreme holidays. The body has been carefully designed to ensure you have a firm grip on the camera at all times, even for smaller hands. You will not suffer from blurry images caused by dust with the built-in mechanism DR (Dust Removal) that shakes dust from the surface of the CMOS sensor.

Photographing and filming with the Pentax K-50 requires little effort so that you can capture everything with your family and what's going on around you. The sensitivity is adjustable up to ISO 51200, so you can keep shooting in dark situates. Thanks to the 77-segment multi-pattern metering system it provides precise photographs in every condition.

The autofocus focuses on moving subjects and the camera can shoot up to 6 frames per second, enabling you to photograph animals, children or passing vehicles perfectly. The SR mechanism (Shake Reduction) ensures that camera shake is compensated so that you always have a sharp result. The automatic horizon correction can provide assistance during shooting.

Package Contents:

  • Pentax K-50 
  • Pentax DLI-109 Li-ion battery
  • Pentax D-BC109 charger
  • USB cable I-USB7
  • Strap O-ST132
  • Eyecup FR
  • Hot shoe cover FK
  • Body mount cover
  • AC Plug Cord D-C02J
  • Software S-SW138 CD-ROM
  • 2 years warranty

Sensor

CMOS

Colour Filter

Primary colours

Photo Resolution

Approx. 16:49 Megapixels

Objective

Pentax bayonet fitting KAF2
Lenses Compatible: Plug bayonet KAF3 | KAF2 | KAF

Adjustment Dioptres

Approx -2.5 + 1.5m-1

ISO

AUTO / 100-12800 (EV increments of 1EV, 1 / 2EV or 1 / 3EV) | expanded ISO 100 to ISO 51200

Shutter Speed

Auto: 1/6000 to 30 s. | Manual: 1/6000 to 30 s. (In steps de1 / 3EV or 1 / 2EV step) | Bulb (continuous exposure to light)

Shooting Modes

Program | Sensitivity Priority | Priority Speed ​​| Aperture Priority | Aperture Priority & Speed ​​| Manual | Bulb

White Balance

Day | Shadow | Cloudy | Fluorescent Light (D: Day, N: Neutral, W: White, L: Warm) | Tungsten | Flash | CTE | Manual | Color

Continuous Shooting

Approx. 6 fps, JPEG (JPEG, Cont. High)
Approx. 3 fps, JPEG (JPEG, Cont. Low)

Recording Format Photo

JPEG: 16M (4928x3264) | 12M (4224x2816) | 8M (3456x2304) | 5M

Recording Format Video

Full HD (1920x1080,16: 9,30fps / 25fps / 24fps)
HD (1280x720,16: 9,60fps / 50fps / 30fps / 25fps / 24fps)
VGA (640x480,4: 3,30fps / 25fps / 24fps)

Flash

Incorporated retractable auto flash, P-TTL

Type Memory Card

SD | SDHC | SDXC

Battery

Lithium ion D-LI 109

Approximate autonomy

50% flash: approx. 410 images | without flash usage: approx. 480 images | Playing time: approx. 270 minutes

Interfaces

USB2.0 Hi-Speed ​​(mini B type) | AV Output | USB MSC / PTP

Other

Compatibility: Windows XP (SP3) | Vista | 7 | 8 | Mac 10.5 or higher

Accessories

Ion Lithium DLI-109 | Charger D-BC109 | Cable AC D-CO2e | USB Cable I-USB7 | Strap O-ST53 | Display | FK Shoe (mounted) | Body Cover

Dimensions

96.5 x 129 x 70 mm

Weight

Approx. 650 g (loaded and ready to fire with SD memory card)

Screen

LCD 3 inch (7.6cm)
Approx. 921,000 points

Pentax K-3 Body

Pentax

Pentax's new flagship, K-3, has a range of new and enhanced features to provide optimal image quality and ease of use under demanding conditions. Weatherproof, 24 MP, lowpass filter simulator and interval shooting in 4K.

SKU: 15529

Key Features

  • Weatherproof body with 92 tection seals
  • 24 MP CMOS sensor stabilizing
  • Advanced anti-moire function
  • Anti-Aliasing filter can be turned on/off
  • RGB Metering with 86 000 pixels
  • 8.3 fps continuous shooting
  • 3.2'' LCD screen
  • Double SD memory card slot
  • More Information...
  • You May Also Be Interested in...

More Information and Detailed Specifications

Weatherproof integrity

Pentax camera models have weatherproof integrity, and K-3 is no exception. All 92 seals allows the camera to function optimally in the most inhospitable environments. Heavy rain, snowstorm or sand does not stop the Pentax K-3.

Sensor

A newly developed APS-C size CMOS sensor with 24 mega pixels, in combination with the new image processor Prime III, gives low noise even at high ISO values.

Image stabilization (sensor shift), low pass-simulator & astro function

Pentax K-3 has built-in image stabilization that works with all lenses with K-mount.

Astro-photography with very slow shutter speeds, the sensor can move to compensate for the Earth's rotation at slow shutter speeds. This gives a perfect picture without motion blur (requires Pentax O-GPS is required).

SAFOX 11 AF module

Although AF module is new it now has 27 autofocus points, of which 25 are positioned in the center of the viewfinder. The module is very light sensitive and works in -3EV to + 18EV.

Pentax Real-Time Analysis System

K-3 is equipped with the new Real-Time Analysis System RGB metering sensor with 86,000 pixels and a new algorithm. This not only provides more accurate metering, but also a more precise autofocus and better white balance.

Continuous shooting 8.3 frames per second

Thanks to numerous innovations in K-3, the new, faster processor, new control mechanism that controls the shutter, mirror movement and blender individually, the K-3 can take 8.3 frames per second in continuous shooting. Up to 22 consecutive shots in RAW format, and up to 60 consecutive shots in JPEG format.

Applicant - now even better

Now take the Pentax to another step, with a new coating and a completely new optical design, the K-3 has an optical viewfinder which is the best of Pentax date.

Impressive video features

K-3 movies in Full-HD (1920x1080) 60i / 30p with H.264, but also an upgraded interval mode, which can shoot intervals with 4K resolution (3840 x 2160). The camera has a microphone input that supports stereo microphones and a headphone output for dictation. Input level of the external microphone can be adjusted directly in the camera.

Smart Phone Support

By using Pentax Flu Card 16GB (optional), you can control the camera from a smartphone, take photos, watch live image on your phone, save and transfer pictures.

LDC screen

K-3 has a 3.2 LCD screen with 1,037 000 pixels. A protection glass LCD screen resistant to the elements, and thanks to a gap-free construction has a very good viewing angle, even in bright sunlight. K-3 allows the user to view images in full resolution.

Dual card readers

Dual card slots for SD cards. Also supports the new SDXC UHS-1 cards. The transfer from the camera is via USB 3.0

Memory

SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards (Meets USH-1 standards), Eye-Fi memory cards,
FLU card NB! Not supplied

Dimensions

(H) 100 x (W) 131.5 x (D) 77.5 mm

Weight

Approximately 800g (including battery and memory card)

In the box

Rechargeable lithium-ion battery D-LI90, Battery charger D-BC90, AC adapter, kamerarem O-ST132, cover the viewfinder, software (CD), Fs eyecup, cover shoe (hot shoe), camera cover, battery grip tracks Cover two-pin sync.