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Designed for those who want to improve their photography, the Pentax 16.3 MP camera is a personal body only that is professional. A higher number of megapixels means enlarging and cropping will not adversely affect picture quality. Make 12x18 inch prints of the moments of your life and send them to family and friends using the 16.3 megapixel image sensor included with this Pentax K-5. Since this Pentax digital SLR camera has a waterproof 16.3 MP image sensor housing, you can handle action in the water. Excellent picture quality and outstanding performance are yours with the Pentax 16.3 MP camera. This Pentax K-5 has an HDMI connector that makes sharing special happenings fun. With the flash memory card slot featured on this Pentax digital SLR camera, you can choose the storage size of the camera. With its black body, the Pentax 16.3 MP camera will be a stylish platform for preserving memories. Because this Pentax K-5 has batteries, you can be ready to snap photos. Play back the best moments of your life and send them to family and friends by making use of the 3-inch LCD screen included with this Pentax digital SLR camera. The Pentax 16.3 MP camera comes with only the body and no lens. The main advantage to getting the camera body on its own is that you select the interchangeable lens or lenses to get based on your growing photography needs.
Pentax K Series K-5 16.3 MP Digital SLR Camera - Black (Body Only)
pros: Very capable camera with extensive customization, great sensor. Good size and weight.
cons: Definitely a minor brand so fewer lenses and accessories are available.
Good camera for a serious enthusiast
I've had the K-5 for over a year and I'm quite pleased with it. You can use it right out... See Full Review
pros: Compact size, rugged construction, outstanding performance.
cons: Not as famous as it deserves to be.
When you can't call the super-K-7 a K-9, it's the K-5
The Pentax K-5 is a third generation Digital SLRs camera from Pentax developed from their previous f... See Full Review
|White Balance||Tungsten (Preset)|
|Special Effects||Water Colour|
|Additional Features||Brightness Control|
|Shooting Modes||Frame Movie Mode|
|Still Image Format||Raw Image|
|Digital Video Format||Motion JPEG|
|Battery Form Factor||Manufacturer specific|
|System Requirements for PC Connection|
|Operating System Supported||Microsoft Windows XP|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Mono|
|Optical Viewfinder Type||Eye-level mirror pentaprism|
|Viewfinder Type||Optical (Through-the-lens)|
|Memory / Storage|
|Supported Flash Memory||SDXC Card|
|Camera Flash Features||Slow Sync|
|Flash Modes||Auto Mode|
|Red Eye Reduction||Yes|
|Flash Type||Pop-up Flash|
|Auto Focus type||TTL contrast and phase detection|