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Pentax K-500 16.3 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with Lens - 18 mm - 55

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Technical Specifications

  • Description
  • General Information
  • Display & Graphics
  • Image
  • Video
  • Lens
  • Exposure
  • Flash
  • Viewfinder
  • Memory
  • Controls/Indicators
  • Interfaces/Ports
  • Built-in Devices
  • Software
  • Battery Information
  • Physical Characteristics
  • Miscellaneous

Pentax K-500 16.3 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with Lens - 18 mm - 55

Description
Description

Beyond Basics

Jump right into digital photography with a comfortable, approachable DSLR, paired with high quality specifications that go above and beyond entry level with the PENTAX K-500-made for families and casual photographers looking for more than just the basics. Everyday photography is made easy with the K-500's wide selection of simple user-modes and creative tools for limitless personalized expressions, taking your images to a whole new level of stunning. The value adds up with a 16 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor, fast continuous shooting at six frames per second, high sensitivity shooting up to ISO 51200, 100% field of view, innovative in-body shake reduction, and an advanced auto focus module. Make the most out of your memories-capture them with the PENTAX K-500.

General Information
Manufacturer Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer Part Number 15507
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.ricoh-usa.com
Brand Name Pentax
Product Model K-500
Product Name K-500 Digital SLR Camera
Product Type Digital SLR Camera with Lens
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3"
Display Screen Type LCD
Touchscreen No
Display Resolution 921000 Pixel
Effective Camera Resolution 16.3 Megapixel
Total Camera Resolution 16.5 Megapixel
Image Sensor Size 0.93" x 0.62"
Image Sensor Type CMOS
White Balance Modes
  • Auto
  • Daylight
  • Shade
  • Cloudy
  • Fluorescent Light (D: Daylight Color, N:Daylight White, W: Cool White, L: Warm White)
  • Tungsten
  • Flash
  • CTE
  • Manual
  • Color
Image
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Image Formats JPEG
Maximum Image Resolution 4928 x 3264
Video
Video Formats Motion JPEG (AVI)
Recording Formats Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
HD Movie Mode Yes
Maximum Frame Rate 60 fps
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.1x
Digital Zoom No
Focal Length 18 mm to 55 mm (Lens 1)
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent) 27.50 mm to 84.50 mm (Lens 1)
Lens Construction 11 Elements in 8 Groups
Aperture Range f/3.5 to 5.6
Image Stabilization Optical
Autofocus Points 11
Autofocus Yes
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84"
Lens Mount Type Pentax KAF2
Filter Attachment Diameter 52 mm
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/6000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
ISO Sensitivity ISO 51200
Exposure Control
  • Program AE
  • Aperture Priority
  • Shutter Priority
  • Manual
Flash
Built-in Flash Yes
Built-in Flash Modes Slow Sync
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type SLR
Minimum Diopter Adjustment -2.5
Maximum Diopter Adjustment 1.5
Memory
Memory Card Supported SDHC
Controls/Indicators
Self Timer 2 Second, 3 Second, 12 Second
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
Analog Video Out Yes
Built-in Devices
Built-in Devices Speaker
Software
Software Included SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.0 LE
Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Model Supported D-LI 109
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 480 Shot
Battery Chemistry Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Height 3.8"
Width 5.1"
Depth 2.8"
Weight (Approximate) 1.30 lb
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • K-500 Digital SLR Camera
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Strap O-ST132
  • Li-ion battery D-Li109
  • Software CDROM S-SW133
  • Hot Shoe Cover FK
  • Body Mount Cover
  • 18mm-55mm Lens
Features Orientation Sensor
Language Supported Chinese (Traditional)
Platform Supported Mac

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