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Pentax K-x 12 Megapixel DSLR Camera - 12.4 MP, 720P HD Video, 2.7 inch LCD Screen Product Info

Redefine the entry level digital SLR category with the Pentax K-X 12 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera. This DSLR camera from the Pentax camera collection offers high end features that tend to challenge imagehigher class digital SLR camera models out there. With a 12.4 megapixel CMOS sensor, 2.7 inch LCD with live view, and the ability to capture 720 HD video, this Pentax Camera will give you the opportunity to take stunning photographs and HD videos of indoor and outdoor events. The HDR Image Capture mode blends 3 bracketed images into a single picture with outstanding shadow, highlight and midrange detail. The Pentax KX DSLR Camera also has powerful automatic modes including PENTAX Auto Picture and scene modes for those perfect shots in any situation, while helping new photographers learn DSLR photography.

Available Options for Pentax K-X 12 Mega Pixel DSLR Camera

  • 16301: Pentax Kx Digital SLR Black Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens
  • 16302: Pentax K-x Digital SLR White Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens
  • 16303: Pentax K x Digital SLR Red Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens
  • 17536: Pentax K-x DSLR Navy Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens
  • 16201: Pentax Kx Digital SLR Black Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses
  • 15801: Pentax K-x Digital SLR Black Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses
  • 16202: Pentax Kx Digital SLR White Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses
  • 15802: Pentax K x Digital SLR White Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses
  • 16203: Pentax K-x Digital SLR Red Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses
  • 15803: Pentax K x DSLR Red Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses
  • 17538: Pentax K-x Digital SLR Navy Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses

Specifications for Pentax Kx 12 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera

Sensor Type: CMOS with primary color filter and integrated Shake/Dust Reduction sensor-movement system
Size: 23.6 x 15.8mm
Color depth: 8 bits/channel JPG, 12 bits/channel RAW
Effective pixels: 12.4 MP
Total pixels: 12.9 MP
Recorded Resolutions Still: 12M (4288x2428), 10M (3936x2624), 6M (3072x2048), 2M (1728x1152)
Movie (resolution/FPS): 1280x720p24 (16
Dust Removal: Image sensor movement combined with SP coating (Dust Alert available)
Focus System Type: TTL phase-matching 11 point (9 cross) wide autofocus system (SAFOX VIII)
Focus modes: AF Auto, AF Single (w focus lock), AF Continuous (available in Action mode including Auto Picture Action, Kids, Pet, Stage Lighting, Night Snap, P/A/S/M/B/Sv), Manual
Focus point adjustment: 11 point auto, 5 point auto, AF point select, center/spot
AF assist: Yes, via built-in flash
LCD Monitor Type: 2.7" TFT color LCD monitor w adjustable brightness
Resolution: 230,000 dots
Wide angle viewable: Yes
External Flash Type: Hot shoe (P-TTL, high speed sync), wireless w PENTAX dedicated flash
Synchronization speed: 1/180s
Interface Ports: USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out
Video out: NTSC, PAL
Printer interfaces: n/a
Body dimensions (W x H x D): 4.8 x 3.6 x 2.7"
Without battery or removable memory: 18.2 oz
Loaded and ready: 20.5 oz (lithium)
Construction material(s): Fiber reinforced plastic polymer covers around a rugged stainless steel chassis
Weather resistant: n/a
Operating temperature: 32-104°F
Image Stabilization Type: Sensor-shift Shake Reduction (4 stops max)
Shutter Type: Electronically controlled, vertical run, focal plane shutter
Shutter speed: 1/6000 to 30 sec, bulb available
Lens Mount Type/construction: PENTAX KAF2 bayonet stainless steel mount
Usable lenses: PENTAX KAF3, KAF2, KAF, KA (K mount, 35mm screwmount, 645/67 med format lenses useable w adapter and/or restrictions)
SDM function: Yes
Power zoom function: n/a
Viewfinder Type: Pentamirror
Coverage (field of view): Approx 96%
Magnification: Approx 0.85X (w 50mm F1.4 at infinity)
Standard focusing screen: Natural-Bright-Matte II Diopter adjustment
Depth of field preview: Optical & Digital (available via programmable Green button)
Built in Flash Type: Retractable P-TTL auto/manual popup flash
Internal memory: n/a
Removable memory: SD, SDHC
Power source: 4 AA (lithium, NiMH rechargeable, alkaline)
Recordable images: Approx 1900 (1100 w 50% flash, CIPA)
Playback time: Approx 680 min
Movie recording time: Approx TBD
AC adapter available: Yes (optional)

Features of Pentax K X 12MP Digital SLR Entry Level Camera

  • High-resolution 12.4-megapixel CMOS image sensor features sensor-shift Shake Reduction for stabilized image and video capture up to 4 stops max.
  • Large 2.7-inch LCD features Live View with contrast, phase difference and Face Detection autofocus (up to 16 faces).
  • Capture widescreen HD video in full 720p resolution (1280x720) at 24 FPS cinematic framerate, using any Pentax 35mm lens.
  • Highly compact DSLR body design allows for 1 handed operation and comfort when traveling.
  • Powerful automatic modes, including Pentax Auto Picture and scene modes, ensure the perfect shot in any situation, while helping new photographers learn DSLR photography.
  • Creative processing and filter modes produce high-quality finished images, while offering the ability to explore artistic freedom through unique special effects.
  • True HDR image capture blends 3 bracketed images into a single picture with outstanding shadow, highlight and midrange detail.
  • Fast 4.7-FPS capture speed and 1/6000-second maximum shutter speeds are possible with the Pentax Prime II image processing engine.
  • Responsive 11-point wide-angle SAFOX VIII autofocus system focuses quickly and accurately and can easily track moving subjects.
  • Capture up to 1,900 shots with universally available, easy-to-find AA lithium batteries (also compatible with AA NiMH rechargeable and alkaline batteries).

Package Content

  • Pentax K-x 12 Megapixel DSLR Camera
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW99
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Strap O-ST53
  • Hotshoe Cover FK
  • Eyecup FQ
  • Body Mount Cover
  • 4 AA Lithium Batteries

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Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens - Black 16301, MPN: 16301, UPC: 027075159440, Code: PX-CD-KX-16301
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens - Navy 17536, MPN: 17536, UPC: 027075150317, Code: PX-CD-KX-17536
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens - Red 16303, MPN: 16303, UPC: 027075159624, Code: PX-CD-KX-16303
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55mm Lens - White 16302, MPN: 16302, UPC: 027075159617, Code: PX-CD-KX-16302
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 & 50-200mm Lenses, Navy 17537, MPN: 17537, UPC: 027075150324, Code: PX-CD-KX-17537
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses - Red 16203, MPN: 16203, UPC: 027075160644, Code: PX-CD-KX-16203
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses - White 16202, MPN: 16202, UPC: 027075160637, Code: PX-CD-KX-16202
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 50-200mm Lenses - Black 16201, MPN: 16201, UPC: 027075159457, Code: PX-CD-KX-16201
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses - Navy 17538, MPN: 17538, UPC: 027075150331, Code: PX-CD-KX-17538
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses - Red 15803, MPN: 15803, UPC: 027075160668, Code: PX-CD-KX-15803
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses - White 15802, MPN: 15802, UPC: 027075160651, Code: PX-CD-KX-15802
Pentax K-x Digital SLR Camera with DA L 18-55 and 55-300mm Lenses - Black 15801, MPN: 15801, UPC: 027075159464, Code: PX-CD-KX-15801

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