Pentax K-30 Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5 in
  • Depth
    2.8 mm
  • Weight
    20.8 oz
  • Height
    3.8 mm
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.3 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    fiber reinforced polycarbonate
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16,500,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.7mm
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Special Protect (SP) coating
  • Image Processor
    PRIME M
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    DNG (RAW) + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO auto (100-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    77
  • Exposure Modes
    shutter & aperture priority
  • Shooting Programs
    food
  • Special Effects
    Miniature
  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/6000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-22 ( ISO 100 )

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    eyecup

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    wireless off-camera control
  • Flash Modes
    flash OFF mode

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Lens Mounting
    Pentax KAF2

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 18 - 55 mm - f/3.5-5.6 DA L AL Pentax KAF
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 - 85mm mm
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Filter Size
    52 in

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Protection
    dust resistant

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps � H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps � H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps � H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps � H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 50 fps � H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps � H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps � H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps � H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps � H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps � H.264 - 640 x 480 - 24 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    optical
  • Type
    fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - fixed eye-level pentaprism
  • Magnification
    0.92x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2.5 to +1.5

Lens System (2nd)

  • Type
    4 x zoom lens - 50 - 200 mm - f/4.0-5.6 DA ED Pentax KAF
  • Lens Aperture
    f/4.0-5.6
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 11 elements
  • Min Focus Range
    3.6 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    ED glass

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    6 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    interval shooting mode

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 480 shots ( D-LI109 battery ) � Photo shooting - 1600 shots ( lithium AA batteries ) � Playback - 4.5 hours ( D-LI109 battery ) � Playback - 10.3 hours ( lithium AA batteries )
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-Li109
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Where to Buy

Pentax K-30 (with 18-55mm and 55-200mm lenses, Black)

Part Number: 15646
MSRP: $1,049.95 Low Price: $1,013.83 See all prices