Pentax *ist DL Specifications

Pentax *ist DL

Pentax *ist DL (Body Only)

Part Number: 18436 Released: August 8, 2005

General

  • Depth
    2.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6,310,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    11
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    red-eye reduction

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape
  • Special Effects
    Black & White
  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-21.5 ( ISO 200 )

Display

  • Display Format
    210,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 �F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 �F

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    black

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    optical
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Information
    flash charge completion
  • Field Coverage
    96%
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3008 x 2008 : 11 - with 128MB card � Super-fine JPEG 3008 x 2008 : 34 - with 128MB card � Fine JPEG 3008 x 2008 : 70 - with 128MB card � Normal JPEG 3008 x 2008 : 117 - with 128MB card � Super-fine JPEG 2400 x 1600 : 51 - with 128MB card � Fine JPEG 2400 x 1600 : 96 - with 128MB card � Normal JPEG 2400 x 1600 : 161 - with 128MB card � Super-fine JPEG 1536 x 1024 : 106 - with 128MB card � Fine JPEG 1536 x 1024 : 173 - with 128MB card � Normal JPEG 1536 x 1024 : 271 - with 128MB card

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Status LCD Display Information
    metering mode
  • Features
    AE lock

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    USB, composite video output
  • Qty
    1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA, CR-V3
  • Details
    4 x AA alkaline battery � 4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery � 4 x AA lithium battery � 2 x CR-V3 lithium battery
  • Battery Form Factor
    standard form factor
  • Supported Battery Form Factor
    CR-V3

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax *ist
  • Model
    DL
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    AE lock

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Pentax K

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 1-21.5
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 200

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.9 mm
  • Height
    3.7 in
  • Weight
    1.1 kg

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.7 x 23.5 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Total Pixels
    6,310,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6,100,000 pixels pixels

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    96%
  • Magnification
    0.85x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2.5 to +1.5
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    normal, super-fine, fine, normal, super-fine, fine, normal, super-fine, fine
  • Image Resolution
    3008 x 2008, 1536 x 1024, 3008 x 2008, 3008 x 2008, 3008 x 2008, 2400 x 1600, 2400 x 1600, 2400 x 1600, 1536 x 1024, 1536 x 1024
  • Still Image Format
    RAW, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    11 VA, 271 VA, 34 VA, 70 VA, 117 VA, 51 VA, 96 VA, 161 VA, 106 VA, 173 VA
  • Comments
    with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card, with 128MB card

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    4, 4, 4, 2
  • Form Factor
    AA, AA, AA, CR-V3
  • Details
    alkaline battery, NiMH rechargeable battery, lithium battery, lithium battery

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

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Pentax *ist DL (Body Only)

Part Number: 18436 Released: Aug 8, 2005
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