|Go ahead and feed your photography obsession with the Pentax K-5. For you, capturing that great shot isn't a casual interest. It's a part of your life. One spectacular image after another. This camera is the perfect piece of equipment to help you get your photo fix. With the compact, rugged K-5, the world is truly your studio.|
- 16.3 megapixel CMOS sensor
High resolution 16.3 megapixel CMOS sensor with integrated AD conversion circuitry captures outstanding image detail with pixels to spare.
- 80-51200 ISO
High sensitivity 80-51200 ISO range with improved noise performance throughout, including ISO-specific noise reduction.
- 7 FPS
Speedy 7 FPS framerate captures fast action shots in demanding situations.
- 11 point SAFOX IX+ autofocus system
Highly responsive and accurate 11 point SAFOX IX+ autofocus system features a dedicated AF assist lamp and light wavelength sensor for improved focus speed and reliability.
- 1080p HD video
Capture widescreen HD video with stunning detail at full 1080p resolution and 25 FPS, including sound via a built-in or external 3.5mm stereo microphone jack.
- 3 inch LCD
Large 3 inch LCD with 921,000 dots of resolution for responsive live view and detailed image/video review.
- Fully weather sealed
Fully weather sealed and coldproof design resists water, fog, snow, sand, dust, and more, for top performance in extreme field conditions as well as in the studio.
- Rugged design
Durable magnesium alloy covers surround a rugged stainless steel chassis.
- 77 segment metering system
Highly accurate 77 segment metering system for perfectly exposed images even in difficult lighting.
- 100% field of view
High quality glass pentaprism viewfinder features 100% field of view and 0.92X magnification, for perfect framing accuracy.
- Shake Reduction
Pentax body-based Shake Reduction (SR) stabilization system is compatible with every Pentax lens ever made.
- 1/8000 shutter speed
A maximum 1/8000 second shutter speed freezes even the fastest action without subject movement blur.
- HDMI port
An HDMI port outputs high definition images and video (and sound) to HDTVs.
- Pentax PEF and Adobe DNG files
Native support for both Pentax PEF and Adobe DNG 14 bit RAW files, includes the ability to retrieve RAW data from JPG files if still present in buffer memory.
Improved in-camera HDR image capture features more blending options and better pixel registration for easier operation without a tripod.
- In-camera image processing and filters
A wide range of in-camera image processing and special effects filters encourages the photographer's artistic expression.
- Customizable RAW/Fx button
Customizable RAW/Fx button allows for easy access to common shooting settings.
- Built-in electronic level
Built-in electronic level now features a tilt scale display in live view.
|Camera Type||Digital SLR|
|Sensor Resolution||16.3 MP|
|Sensor Size||15.7 x 23.7mm|
|Lens System |
|Lens For SD||Body Only|
|Auto Focus type||TTL contrast and phase detection|
|Max Shutter Speed||1/8000 sec|
|Min Shutter Speed||30 sec|
|Exposure compensation||±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps|
|Exposure Range||EV 0-22 ( ISO 100 )|
|Exposure Metering||Center-Weighted, Multi-Segment, Spot|
|Exposure Modes||Aperture-Priority, Automatic, Bulb, ISO-Priority, Manual, Shutter & Aperture priority, Shutter-Priority|
|Light Sensitivity||ISO 100-12800, ISO 80-51200, ISO auto (100-12800), ISO auto (80-51200)|
|Light Sensitivity Max||51200|
|Flash Type||Pop-up Flash|
|Red Eye Reduction||Yes|
|Camera Flash Features||AF Illuminator, Flash +/- Compensation, Wireless Off-Camera Control|
|Flash Modes||Auto Mode, Fill-in Mode, OFF mode, P-TTL, Rear Curtain Sync, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Synchro|
|Memory / Storage|
|Supported Flash Memory||SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card|
|Optical Viewfinder Type||Eye-level mirror pentaprism|
|Viewfinder - Field Coverage||100%|
|Dioptric Correction Range||-2.5 to +1.5|
|Screen Details||LCD display - TFT active matrix - 3" - color|
|Microphone Type||Microphone - built-in - mono|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Mono|
|Connector Types||1 x DC power input, 1 x HDMI output, 1 x USB, 1 x composite video/audio output, 1 x microphone, 1 x remote control|
|Expansion Slot||1 x SD Memory Card|
|System Requirements for PC Connection|
|Operating System Supported||Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.6, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP|
|Battery Form Factor||Manufacturer specific|
|Digital Video Format||AVI, MJPEG|
|Still Image Format||DNG (RAW), JPEG, PEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG|
|Max Video Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Min Operating Temperature||-10 °C|
|Max Operating Temperature||40 °C|
|Additional Features||1080p Full HD Movie Recording, Anti-Dust Technology, Automatic Face Tracking, Brightness Control, Color Control, Contrast Control, Cropping An Image, DPOF Support, Depth-Of-Field Preview Button, Digital Image Rotation, Digital Noise Reduction, Dust Alert, Dynamic Range Enlargement (DRE), Edit Function, Exif Print Support, Freezeproof, Highlight Point Display, Histogram Display, Interval Shooting Mode, PRINT Image Matching, RAW Processing, RGB Primary Color Filter, Resizing an Image, Saturation Control, Shadow Point Display, Sharpness Control, USB 2.0 Compatibility, Water Resistant|
|Shooting Modes||Frame Movie Mode|
|Shooting Programs||Candle, Food, Kids, Landscape, Macro, Motion, Museum, Night scene, Night scene HDR, Night scene with portrait, Night snapshot, Pet, Portrait mode, Stage, Sunset, Surf & snow|
|Special Effects||Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Cyan filter, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Infrared filter, Black & White Magenta filter, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Bleach Bypass, Bright, Color Extract, Custom Effect, Fisheye, HDR, High contrast, Landscape, Miniature, Monochrome, Muted, Natural, Pastel, Portrait, Positive Film, Posterization, Retro, Sepia, Sketch, Slim, Soft, Starburst, Toy camera, Vibrant, Water Colour|
|Continuous Shooting Speed||2 frames per second, 7 frames per second|