Pentax K-5 Specifications

Pentax K-5 (body only)

Part Number: 14748

General

  • Depth
    2.9 in
  • Enclosure Material
    Magnesium alloy, Stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16,930,000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,280,000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.7mm
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Special Protect (SP) coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Image Processor
    PRIME II
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, PEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, DNG (RAW)
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, Composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    13
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    Wireless off-camera control, Flash +/- compensation, AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    Rear curtain sync, P-TTL, Fill-in mode, Slow synchro, Auto mode, Flash OFF mode, Red-eye reduction

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO auto (80-51200), ISO 80-51200, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    77
  • Exposure Modes
    Shutter & aperture priority, ISO priority, Bulb, Automatic, Shutter-priority, Manual, Aperture-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    Candle, Night snapshot, Night scene with portrait, Sunset, Stage, Museum, Night scene HDR, Night scene, Motion, Surf & snow, Food, Pet, Macro, Kids, Portrait mode, Landscape
  • Special Effects
    Portrait, Water Colour, Sketch, Landscape, Miniature, Color Extract, Posterization, Black & White Cyan filter, Black & White Magenta filter, Vibrant, Bright, Positive Film, Muted, Starburst, High contrast, Toy camera, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Infrared filter, Black & White Blue filter, Bleach Bypass, Fisheye, Soft, Sepia, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Black & White Red filter, Monochrome, Retro, Pastel, Slim, Custom Effect, HDR, Natural
  • White Balance
    Automatic, Presets, Custom
  • White Balance Presets
    Daylight, 2500K - 10000K (100K steps), Tungsten light, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent light (daylight), Fluorescent light (warm white), Fluorescent light (cool white), Flash
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    Body only

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Protection
    Dust resistant, Freezeproof, Weatherproof

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SDHC Memory Card, SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 7 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec, 12 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, Hot shoe
  • Features
    Digital image rotation, Display color control, Display brightness control, HDR image enhancement technology, Depth-of-field preview button, PRINT Image Matching, Display contrast control, Resizing an image, Cropping an image, Saturation control, In-camera RAW processing, Dust Alert, Exif Print support, DPOF support, Color control, Dynamic Range Enlargement (DRE), Face detection, RGB primary color filter, Digital level meter, Digital noise reduction, Histogram display, Highlight point display, In-camera movie editing, Interval shooting mode, Shadow point display, Sharpness control, Contrast control, 1080p Full HD movie recording, USB 2.0 compatibility

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    USB, Composite video/audio output, HDMI output, Microphone, Remote control, DC power input
  • Qty
    1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Form Factor
    Manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Pentax D-Li90

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP, MS Windows 7, Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.6, MS Windows Vista
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port, CD-ROM drive

Header

  • Product Line
    Pentax
  • Model
    K-5
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    Optional

Video Input

  • Type
    Digital camera
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO auto (80-51200), ISO 80-51200, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • ISO (Max)
    51200
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, PEF (RAW), RAW + JPEG, DNG (RAW)
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, Composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    PRIME II
  • Special Effects
    Portrait, Water Colour, Sketch, Landscape, Miniature, Color Extract, Posterization, Black & White Cyan filter, Black & White Magenta filter, Vibrant, Bright, Positive Film, Muted, Starburst, High contrast, Toy camera, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Infrared filter, Black & White Blue filter, Bleach Bypass, Fisheye, Soft, Sepia, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Black & White Red filter, Monochrome, Retro, Pastel, Slim, Custom Effect, HDR, Natural
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    PC terminal, Hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec, 12 sec
  • Features
    Digital image rotation, Display color control, Display brightness control, HDR image enhancement technology, Depth-of-field preview button, PRINT Image Matching, Display contrast control, Resizing an image, Cropping an image, Saturation control, In-camera RAW processing, Dust Alert, Exif Print support, DPOF support, Color control, Dynamic Range Enlargement (DRE), Face detection, RGB primary color filter, Digital level meter, Digital noise reduction, Histogram display, Highlight point display, In-camera movie editing, Interval shooting mode, Shadow point display, Sharpness control, Contrast control, 1080p Full HD movie recording, USB 2.0 compatibility

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Pentax KAF2

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    77
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    Shutter & aperture priority, ISO priority, Bulb, Automatic, Shutter-priority, Manual, Aperture-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    Candle, Night snapshot, Night scene with portrait, Sunset, Stage, Museum, Night scene HDR, Night scene, Motion, Surf & snow, Food, Pet, Macro, Kids, Portrait mode, Landscape

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-22
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    Automatic, Presets, Custom
  • White Balance Presets
    Daylight, 2500K - 10000K (100K steps), Tungsten light, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent light (daylight), Fluorescent light (warm white), Fluorescent light (cool white), Flash

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.2 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    1.5 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16.3 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.7mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.7 x 23.7 mm
  • Total Pixels
    16,930,000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16,280,000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Special Protect (SP) coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    Eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.92x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -2.5 to +1.5

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    4928 x 3264, 3936 x 2624, 3072 x 2048, 1728 x 1152, 4928 x 3264
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, RAW

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, AVI, AVI, AVI, AVI
  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480, 640 x 480

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Pentax D-Li90
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    Included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax