Pentax K-r Specifications

General

  • Depth
    2.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.4 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    fiber-reinforced plastic polymer, stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12400000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration), Special Protect (SP) coating
  • Wireless Connection
    IrDA (IrSimple protocol)
  • 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, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO auto (200-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Modes
    ISO priority, aperture-priority, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    action, candle, night snapshot, pet, portrait mode, stage, sunset, surf & snow, food, kids, landscape, macro, museum, night scene, night scene HDR, night scene with portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Bleach Bypass, Natural, Portrait, Positive Film, Retro, Soft, Starburst, Toy camera, Vibrant, Bright, Color Extract, Custom Effect, Fisheye, High contrast, Landscape, Monochrome, Muted
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/6000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 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 1-21.5 (ISO 200)

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control

Display

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4288 x 2848
    JPEG 3936 x 2624
    JPEG 3072 x 2048
    JPEG 1728 x 1152
    RAW 4288 x 2848
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 25 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level mirror pentaprism

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 6 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, IrDA compatibility, RGB primary color filter, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, interval shooting mode

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/6000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-Li109
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.5, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax
  • Model
    K-r
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    SLR
  • SLR Enhanced Functionality
    Live View mode, movie recording
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 6 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO auto (200-12800)
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • High-Definition Video Support
    720p
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    PRIME II
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Bleach Bypass, Natural, Portrait, Positive Film, Retro, Soft, Starburst, Toy camera, Vibrant, Bright, Color Extract, Custom Effect, Fisheye, High contrast, Landscape, Monochrome, Muted
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Pentax KAF2
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, IrDA compatibility, RGB primary color filter, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, interval shooting mode

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Pentax KAF2

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    ISO priority, aperture-priority, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    action, candle, night snapshot, pet, portrait mode, stage, sunset, surf & snow, food, kids, landscape, macro, museum, night scene, night scene HDR, night scene with portrait

Exposure Range

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

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light

Auto Focus

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.9 in
  • Height
    3.8 in
  • Weight
    1.19 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.4 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.8 x 23.6mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.8 x 23.6 mm
  • Total Pixels
    12900000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12400000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration), Special Protect (SP) coating

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    none
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    IrDA (IrSimple protocol)
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching

Optical Viewfinder

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh