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Pentax MX-1 Compact Digital Camera Product Info

The Pentax MX-1 Digital Camera has been designed to offer you an amazing camera in a small, lightweight package. With its genuine brass covers and advanced digital compact capabilities, this Digital Camera from Pentax is where craft design meets contemporary quality. The fast F1.8-2.5 lens, 4X zoom and large 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor on the Pentax Digital SLR MX1 Camera allow for bright everyday imagery inside a stylish body. As its brass wears with time, feel the good old days come back to life in your images of today with the Pentax Mx1 Camera.

Specifications for Pentax DSLR Digital Camera MX-1:

Type: 1/1.7" Backlit CMOS
Effective pixels: 12.0
Total pixels: 12.76
Recorded resolutions: Still - JPEG;4/312M,7M,5M,3M 16/99M,5M,3M,2M 3/210M,6M,4M,2M 1/19M,5M,3M,2M RAW
Movie: HD (1920x1080 approx. 30fps), (1280x720 approx. 60/30fps)
Audio Recording with Movie: Yes, Stereo
Quality levels: Still (Fine, Normal); Movie - Fixed
Pixel Mapping: Yes
Type/construction: smc PENTAX zoom lens, 11e in 8g (4 aspherical elements)
Focal length (equiv.): 6.0-24mm (28-112mm)
Optical zoom: 4X, Digital zoom - 1.95X, Combined zoom - 7.8X; Intelligent zoom - Approx 5.2X at 7M, approx. 7.8X at 3M (including optical zoom)
Aperture: F1.8 (wide) - F2.5 (tele)
Smallest Aperture: F8
Type: TTL contrast detection autofocus
Focus modes: Auto, Spot, Tracking , AF Select (25 Points), Infinity Landscape, Manual Focus, Pan Focus, AF Point Switching
Manual focus: Yes, range (.4" to infinity, depending on zoom setting)
Focus lock: Yes (by pressing the shutter release button half way)
Focus range: Normal - 1.3' to infinity (wide), 5.2' to infinity (tele); Macro - 2" to 19.7" (wide) 8" to 19.7" (tele); Super Macro - 0.4" to 7.9" (1cm) (wide)
Focus Assist Lamp: Yes
Face Detection: Yes (up to 32 faces), Smile Capture, Blink Detection
Pet Detection: Yes (up to 1 pet's face), auto or select from 3 pre-registered faces)LCD MONITOR
LCD: 3.0" Tiltable color TFT with AR Coating (Tilt down to 45°, up to 90° (approx.))
LCD resolution: (approx. 920,000 dots)
Wide angle viewable: 170°
Type: Built-in auto flash
Flash modes: Auto, Flash Off, Flash On, Red-eye, Slow-speed synchro, Slow-speed+Red-eye, Trailing Curtain Sync
Effective range: 1.31 - 40' (wide, auto ISO), 1.31 - 29' (tele, auto ISO)
Internal memory: 75.3 MB (approx.)
Removable memory: SD, SDHC, SDXC
Eye-Fi Compatible, File/Folder customization: n/a
Ports: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, PC/ AV out, HDMI (Type D) out
Video out: NTSC, PAL
Printer interfaces: n/a
Power source: Rechargeable Li-Ion battery D-Li106
Recordable images: Approx 290 (D-Li106)
Playback time: Approx 280 min (D-Li106)
Movie recording time: Approx 90 min
Dimensions (W x H x D): 4.8 x 2.4 x 2.0" (excluding protrusions)
Weight: Without battery or removable memory - 12.8 oz (approx.)
Loaded and ready: 13.8 oz (approx.)
Construction material(s): Brass covers
Operating temperature: 32-104°F
Languages: English, French, Germany, Spanish, Portuguese, Italy, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian,Turkey, Greek, Russian
Still: Sensor-Shift SR, Digital SR (ISO 100-12800), Dual (SR & Pixel Track SR)
Movie: Movie Shake Reduction Mode (Movie SR); (Maximum effect of 3 stops using Sensor-Shift SR)
Type: TTL, Multi-segment, Center-weighted or Spot
Exposure compensation: +/- 2 EV (1/3 steps)
Auto: 100-12800**Fixed at ISO 100-1600 in Handheld Night Snap, Green modes.
Auto ISO Range: ISO 100-200, ISO 100-400, ISO 100-800, ISO 100-1600, ISO 100-3200, ISO 100-6400, ISO 100-12800
Manual: 100-12800
Auto ISO Range for Digital SR: 100 - 12800
Dynamic Range Adjustment: Yes
Auto preset modes: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent light (D - Daylight Color, N - Daylight White, W - Cool White, L - Warm White),Tungsten, Flash
Manual WB: Yes
Type: Programmed AE electronic lens shutter w electronic sensor shutter
Shutter speed: 1/2000 sec. - 1/4 sec., max. 30 sec. (1/8000 sec. - 30 sec. with Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority,Manual Exposure, and combination of electronic shutter enabled), Bulb
Noise Reduction: Yes, automatically applied if shutter speed is slower than 1 sec
Mode selection: Auto Picture, Program, Natural Skin Tone, Handheld Night Snap (5M), Night Scene Portrait, Night Scene, Digital Panorama (2M per frame), High Speed Movie (VGA, 120 FPS capture, 30 FPS playback),Time Lapse Movie, Landscape, Blue Sky, Sunset, Flower, Digital SR (ISO 3200-6400 5M), Kids, Pet, Portrait, Food, Fireworks, Surf & Snow, Sport, Fisheye, Sketch, Miniature Filter, Text, Frame Composite (3M), Movie, Green
Auto Picture modes: Landscape, Portrait, Night Scene, Night Scene Portrait, Standard, Flower, Sport, Candlelight, Blue Sky, Sunset, Text, Group Photo, Pet, Portrait x Blue Sky, Portrait x Sunset, Portrait x Backlight
Custom Image Modes: n/a
Green simplified mode available: Yes
Mode Dial: P/Av/Tv/M/User/HDR/SCN/AUTO PICT/Green/Movie
Date Imprint: Yes, date, date-time, time (not available in Green mode)
Digital filters (capture): Movie (B&W, Sepia, Fisheye, Miniature, Sketch)
Dynamic Range adjustment: Yes (shadow, highlight)
Digital level: Yes
Mode selection: One shot, Continuous Shooting, Burst Shooting(L/H), Self-timer (2 or 10 sec.), Remote Control (immediately or 3 sec.), Auto Bracketing
Continuous FPS: Approx 1 FPS for 6 frames
Multi-exposure: n/a, Interval Shooting
HDR: Yes
Mode selection: One Shot, Index (4, 9 or 25 thumbnails), Magnification (up to 10X, scrollable), Movie Playback, Histogram, Folder Display, Select & Delete, Calendar
Mode pallet: Slideshow, Image Rotation, Stretch Filter, Small Face Filter, HDR Filter, Collage, Digital Filter, RAW Development (Aspect Ratio, JPEG Recorded Pixels, JPEG Quality, Custom Image (Bright, Natural, Vibrant, Reversal Film, Monochrome) White Balance,Sensitivity, Shadow Correction, Distortion Correction, Original Frame, Movie Editing, Red-eye Edit, Resize, Cropping, Image Copy, Protect, DPOF, Start-up Screen
Digital filters (playback): B&W, Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Color, Extract Color, Color Emphasis, High Contrast, Starbust, Soft, Fish-eye, Brightness, Miniature, Slim, Invert Color Filter
Movie edit: Save as Still Image, Movie Divide, Add Title Picture
Still: RAW (DNG), JPEG(conforms to Exif 2.3), conforms to DCF2.0, DPOF, PRINT Image Matching III
Movie: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
COMPUTER REQUIREMENTS: *For direct device connectivity. Bundled software requirements may vary.
Windows: Windows XP (SP3), Vista, 7, 8, USB port
Mac: MacOS 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, USB port

Features of Pentax MX 1 Compact Digital Camera:

  • DSLR-like features in a compact body
  • Fast and bright, wide-aperture smc PENTAX lens at F1.8-2.5
  • Beautifully crafted, genuine brass covers
  • 1/1.7' Backlit 12 megapixel CMOS sensor
  • 4X optical zoom ideal for everyday use
  • PENTAX body-based Sensor-shift & Pixel Track Shake Reduction (SR) stabilization
  • ISO up to 12800
  • Fast Face Detection
  • Large 3-inch 920K pixel tilt LCD screen
  • 1080p h.264 HD video
  • 1cm macro mode

Package Contents:

  • Pentax MX-1 Digital Camera
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Battery Charge Cradle D-BC106
  • Strap O-ST130
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW130
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery D-LI106(B)
  • AC Plug Cord
  • PENTAX Lens Cap O-LC130

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