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Pentax *ist D


Manufacturer Pentax
Model name *ist D
Date announced 2003-02-26
MSRP $1699
Official site *ist D Home Page
 
Camera type Digital SLR
Sensor size (type) N/A
Max still resolution 3008 x 2008 (6 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) Yes
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case
 
LCD size 1.8"
LCD resolution
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optical
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, focus, white balance, shutter speed, aperture
ISO range 200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support RAW + TIFF
 
Movie mode (format) No
Max movie resolution N/A
Sound in movies No
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method CompactFlash Type II (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)
shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
5.1 x 3.7 x 2.4 in (129.5 x 94.0 x 61.0 mm)
Weight (empty) 19.4 oz (550 g)
 
Included software Pentax Photo Browser, Photo Laboratory
 
Misc. notes Pronounced "ist-dee", this is Pentax's first D-SLR. Uses any Pentax KAF lens.
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