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Pentax K-5 II review

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Product Type
Digital SLR Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
No
Effective Camera Resolution
16.3 Megapixel
USB
Yes
Image Stabilization
Optical
Colour
Black
Digital Zoom
No
Brand Name
Pentax
Durability
Weather Resistant, Dust Resistant
Features
Live View, Continuous Shooting Mode, Self-timer, Face Detection, External Flash Shoe, Orientation Sensor, Time Lapse Function
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
Motion JPEG (AVI)
Viewfinder Type
SLR
Weight (Approximate)
660.5 g
Maximum Image Resolution
4928 x 3264
Maximum Frame Rate
30 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Total Camera Resolution
16.9 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Camera Assembly
Body Only
Battery Model Supported
D-LI90
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
Height
96.5 mm
Width
132.1 mm
Depth
73.7 mm
Autofocus Points
11
Image Formats
RAW, JPEG
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Slow Sync, High Speed Sync, Rear Curtain Sync, Red-eye Reduction, Flash Exposure Compensation, Wireless Sync
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.
Product Model
K-5 II
Product Name
K-5 II Digital SLR Camera
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
12015
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.ricoh.co.uk
Marketing Information

This new model is designed to be the successor to the PENTAX K-5 (launched in October 2010), which has been very well received for its compact but solid, functional body and high-quality image reproduction. As the flagship model of the K series, the K-5 II boasts many advanced functions and user-friendly features, including a newly developed AF sensor assuring a broader AF working EV range, to accommodate many kinds of shooting conditions and photographic requirements.

Battery Life
980 Shot/25 Minute Video
Package Contents
  • K-5 II Digital SLR Camera
  • AV Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Li-Ion Battery D-LI90
  • Battery Charger D-BC90
  • AC Cable
  • Strap
  • Eye Cup FR
  • Hot Shoe Cover
  • Finder Cap for ME
  • Body Mount Cover
  • Sync Socket 2P Cap
  • Bottom of Body's Cap
  • Software Media
Display Resolution
921000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year

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