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Pentax K-x


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Manufacturer Pentax
Model name K-x
Date announced 2009-09-17
MSRP $649
Street price N/A
Official site Pentax K-x Homepage
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) 23.6 x 15.8 mm (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4288 x 2848 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Pentax K-mount
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
1.5x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 2.7"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optical
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
0.85x
Viewfinder coverage 96%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVI)
Max movie resolution 1280 x 720
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC card (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used AA (4)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
420 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.8 x 3.6 x 2.7 in (121.9 x 91.4 x 68.6 mm)
Weight (empty) 18.2 oz (516 g)
 
Included software Pentax Digital Camera Utility 4
 
Misc. notes Comes in black, white, red, and navy blue. Includes an 18-55 mm lens. Add a 50-200 mm lens for $100 more, or a 55-300 mm lens for $200 more.
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