Pentax K-x prices and specs
The K-x was produced on Sep 17, 2009. For now the cheapest price for the camera is 179.99.
The K-x belongs to the category of DSLR (Digital Single Reflex) cameras what means that the K-x produces photographs of higher quality and has a variety of available lenses to fit any situations.
The camera can shoot images at 12 megapixels max resolution. But if you want to get better photo quality the more important thing is a sensor size. This model has a APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm) sensor that will allow the owner to take amazing images and at the same time the camera has not very big dimensions and weight. And if you want to make images of the professional quality check Leica M Edition 60.
The Pentax K-x has max shutter speed of 1/6000 sec. This shutter speed is above average for cameras and is fast enough for shooting fast moving objects. The camera owner will be able to shoot HD videos that guarantees a rather high picture quality.
The K-x is an interchangeable and uses Pentax KAF2 lens mount. If the event needs special photography conditions, you can switch lens to a more suitable to produce the best quality pictures.
The K-x battery life will be enough to capture about 1900 images.
Screen & Viewfinder
Lens & Focus
Physical & Battery
Image ratio w:h
Sensor photo detectors
Boosted ISO (minimum)
Boosted ISO (maximum)
White balance presets
Custom white balance
JPEG quality levels
Minimum shutter speed
Maximum shutter speed
Manual exposure mode
Subject / scene modes
Number of focus points
Focal length multiplier
Weight (inc. batteries)
Battery Life (CIPA)
- Sep 17, 2009
- Compact SLR
- 12 megapixels
- 4288 x 2848
- APS-C (23.6 x 15.8 mm)
- 3936 x 2684, 3072 x 2048, 1728 x 1152
- 13 megapixels
- Auto, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 (100-12800 with boost)
- Yes (3)
- Best, Better, Good
- 30 sec
- 1/6000 sec
- Yes (Pop-up)
- 16.00 m
- Yes (Hot-shoe, Wireless)
- Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Rear curtain, Wireless
- 4.7 fps
- Yes (2 or 12 sec)
- ±3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
- ±1.5 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
- TFT LCD monitor
- Optical (pentamirror)
- 1280 x 720 (24 fps), 640 x 416 (24 fps)
- Motion JPEG
- Contrast Detect (sensor)
- Phase Detect
- Selective single-point
- Face Detection
- Live View
- Pentax KAF2
- 580 g (1.28 lb / 20.46 oz)
- 123 x 92 x 68 mm (4.84 x 3.62 x 2.68″)
- Battery Pack
- 4 x AA batteries (Lithium, Alkaline or Ni-MH)
- SD/SDHC card
- USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
- Yes (Optional, wired or wireless)
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