Pentax K-5 - Digital camera

Mfg Part #: 14748

Pentax K-5 - Digital camera

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Ordering Information
Our Price$1,055.48
ConditionNew and Factory Sealed
Out of Stock as of 2:47am 3/29/2014

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.

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.

In The Box
  • Pentax K-5 - digital camera ( SLR )
  • Pentax D-Li90 Battery
  • Eyepiece cover, carrying strap, battery charger, body cap, USB cable, eyecup, shoe cap, audio / video cable
  • Software: Drivers & Utilities

General Specifications

Manufacturer Part #14748
Manufacturer UPC #0027075176546
Cost Central Item #11220250
Product DescriptionPentax K-5 - Digital camera - SLR - 16.3 Mpix body only
Product TypeDigital camera - SLR with Live View mode, movie recording
Memory Card SlotSD card
Image ProcessorPRIME II
Sensor Resolution16.3 Megapixel
Max Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Image StabilizerOptical (image sensor shift mechanism)
Camera FlashPop-up flash
ViewfinderOptical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
DisplayLCD display - 3"
Supported Battery1 x Pentax D-Li90 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
AV InterfacesComposite video/audio, HDMI
Microsoft CertificationCompatible with Windows 7
Approximate Dimensions (WxDxH)5.2 in x 2.9 in x 3.8 in
Approximate Weight1.5 lbs

Extended Specifications

Product TypeDigital camera - SLR with Live View mode, movie recording
Sensor Resolution16.3 Megapixel
Optical Sensor TypeCMOS
Total Pixels16,930,000 pixels
Effective Sensor Resolution16,280,000 pixels
Optical Sensor Size15.7 x 23.7mm
Sensor Dust ReductionYes
Sensor FeaturesDust Reduction (image sensor vibration), Special Protect (SP) coating
Image ProcessorPRIME II
Image StabilizerOptical (image sensor shift mechanism)
Auto FocusTTL contrast and phase detection
Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty11
Digital Video FormatAVI, MJPEG
Image Recording FormatJPEG, RAW + JPEG, DNG (RAW), PEF (RAW)
Max Video Resolution1920 x 1080
AV InterfacesComposite video/audio, HDMI
Exposure & White Balance
Light SensitivityISO auto (100-12800), ISO 100-12800, ISO 80-51200, ISO auto (80-51200)
Exposure MeteringMulti-segment, center-weighted, spot
Exposure Metering Zones77
Exposure ModesBulb, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority, ISO priority, shutter & aperture priority
Shooting ProgramsLandscape, portrait mode, macro, museum, surf & snow, pet, food, night scene, sunset, candle, night snapshot, night scene with portrait, kids, motion, stage, night scene HDR
Special EffectsSoft, Sepia, Slim, Pastel, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Custom Effect, Black & White Blue filter, Black & White Orange filter, Fisheye, Natural, Bright, Vibrant, Black & White Magenta filter, Black & White Cyan filter, Black & White Infrared filter, Sketch, Monochrome, Black & White Green filter, Muted, Landscape, Portrait, Water Colour, Miniature, Positive Film, Retro, HDR, Color Extract, Toy camera, Starburst, High contrast, Bleach Bypass, Posterization
White BalanceCustom, automatic, presets
White Balance PresetsCloudy, tungsten light, flash, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), 2500K - 10000K (100K steps)
Max Shutter Speed1/8000 sec
Min Shutter Speed30 sec
Exposure Compensation±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
Auto Exposure Bracketing5 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
X-sync Speed1/180 sec
Exposure RangeEV 0-22 ( ISO 100 )
Lens System
Lens System MountingPentax KAF2
Camera Flash
Camera FlashPop-up flash
Guide Number (m / ISO 100)13
Flash ModesFill-in mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, P-TTL
FeaturesAF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
Additional Features
Continuous Shooting Speed2 frames per second, 7 frames per second
Self Timer Delay2 sec, 12 sec
Flash TerminalHot shoe, PC terminal
Additional FeaturesUSB 2.0 compatibility, RGB primary color filter, digital noise reduction, DPOF support, display brightness control, depth-of-field preview button, sharpness control, digital image rotation, PRINT Image Matching, display contrast control, histogram display, color control, cropping an image, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, interval shooting mode, highlight point display, in-camera movie editing, contrast control, 1080p Full HD movie recording, face detection, Exif Print support, in-camera RAW processing, Dust Alert, Dynamic Range Enlargement (DRE), display color control, digital level meter, HDR image enhancement technology
Viewfinder TypeOptical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
Field Coverage100%
Dioptric Correction Range-2.5 to +1.5
Type3" LCD display
Resolution921,000 pixels
Display FeaturesBuilt-in
Microphone Operation ModeMono
Connector Type1 x USB
1 x composite video/audio output
1 x HDMI output
1 x microphone
1 x remote control
1 x DC power input
Memory Card SlotSD card
SoftwareDrivers & Utilities
System Requirements for PC Connection
Operating System SupportMS Windows XP, MS Windows 7, Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.6, MS Windows Vista
Peripheral DevicesUSB port, CD-ROM drive
Compatible with Windows 7"Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
Included AccessoriesEyepiece cover, carrying strap, battery charger, body cap, USB cable, eyecup, shoe cap, audio / video cable
Body MaterialStainless steel, magnesium alloy
ProtectionWeatherproof, freezeproof, dust resistant
Battery TypePentax D-Li90
Details1 x Pentax D-Li90 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
Memory / Storage
Memory Card SlotSD card
Supported Memory CardsSD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
Image StorageJPEG 4928 x 3264
JPEG 3936 x 2624
JPEG 3072 x 2048
JPEG 1728 x 1152
RAW 4928 x 3264
Video CaptureAVI - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
AVI - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
AVI - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
AVI - 640 x 480 - 25 fps
Dimensions & Weight
Approximate Width5.2 in
Approximate Depth2.9 in
Approximate Height3.8 in
Approximate Weight1.5 lbs
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature14 °F
Max Operating Temperature104 °F

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