Pentax K2000 Specifications

Pentax K2000

Pentax K2000 (body only)

Part Number: 17311 Released: April 1, 2009

General

  • Depth
    2.7 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,750,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.5mm
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Image Processor
    PRIME
  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Image Recording Format
    PEF (RAW)
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Shooting Programs
    food
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Orange filter
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light
  • 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 in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-21 ( ISO 100 )

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    11
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Black

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    optical
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level mirror pentaprism
  • Field Coverage
    96%

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3.5 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    display brightness control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Technology
    Alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    4 x AA lithium battery ( included ) � 4 x AA alkaline battery � 4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax
  • Model
    K2000
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Image Recording Format
    PEF (RAW)
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    PRIME
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Orange filter
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Features
    display brightness control

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
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    16
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    food

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-21
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.8 mm
  • Height
    3.6 mm
  • Weight
    1.1 kg

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.7 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.7 x 23.5 mm
  • Total Pixels
    10,750,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

Optical Viewfinder

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Pentax

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Pentax K2000 (body only)

Part Number: 17311 Released: Apr 1, 2009
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