Pentax Q-S1 Specs

General

  • Depth
    1.3 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.4 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    BSI-CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12760000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12400000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    DNG (RAW), DNG (RAW) + JPEG, JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    Dynamic Range (HDR), backlight silhouette, blue sky, candle, food, forest, kids, landscape, macro, moving object, museum, night scene, night scene HDR, night scene with portrait, night snapshot, pet, portrait mode, quick macro, stage, sunset, surf & snow
  • Special Effects
    Antique, Bleach Bypass, Bold Monochrome, Bright, Color Extract, Color Fade, Color Invert, Color enhancement, Cross Process, Fisheye, HDR, High contrast, Landscape, Monochrome, Muted, Natural, Portrait, Posterization, Radiant, Reversal Film, Shaded, Slim, Tone Expansion, Toy camera, Unicolor Bold, Vibrant, Vintage, Warm, Water Color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    Color Temperature Enhancement (CTE), cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight color), fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-17 (ISO 100)

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    4.9
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 8 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.5
  • Min Focal Length
    5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    15 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27.5 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    11.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Max View Angle
    49.5 degrees
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    8
  • Filter Size
    40.5 mm
  • Lens Included
    5-15mm lens
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens, built-in neutral density filter, internal focusing system

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    champagne gold, charcoal black
  • Color Category
    black, gold
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, carrying strap, dust cap, lens cap, shoe cap

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

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

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Eye-Fi Card Ready, HDR image enhancement technology, High ISO NR, RGB primary color filter, Scene Auto Selector, Shade Correction, audio recording, cropping an image, digital image rotation, distortion control, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, interval shooting mode, resizing an image, shadow point display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/2000 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Playback - 2.7 hours
    Photo shooting - 250 shots (50% flash usage)
    Photo shooting - 260 shots (flash off)
  • Battery Type
    Pentax D-LI68 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Pentax D-LI68 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
  • Battery Life Details
    Playback - 2.7 hours
    Photo shooting - 250 shots (50% flash usage)
    Photo shooting - 260 shots (flash off)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, Windows 8, Windows 8.1
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Pentax
  • Product Line
    Pentax
  • Model
    Q-S1
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.5 frames per second, 5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-12800, ISO auto (100-12800)
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    DNG (RAW), DNG (RAW) + JPEG, JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
    30 fps
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Antique, Bleach Bypass, Bold Monochrome, Bright, Color Extract, Color Fade, Color Invert, Color enhancement, Cross Process, Fisheye, HDR, High contrast, Landscape, Monochrome, Muted, Natural, Portrait, Posterization, Radiant, Reversal Film, Shaded, Slim, Tone Expansion, Toy camera, Unicolor Bold, Vibrant, Vintage, Warm, Water Color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • 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 Q-mount
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Eye-Fi Card Ready, HDR image enhancement technology, High ISO NR, RGB primary color filter, Scene Auto Selector, Shade Correction, audio recording, cropping an image, digital image rotation, distortion control, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, interval shooting mode, resizing an image, shadow point display

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    Dynamic Range (HDR), backlight silhouette, blue sky, candle, food, forest, kids, landscape, macro, moving object, museum, night scene, night scene HDR, night scene with portrait, night snapshot, pet, portrait mode, quick macro, stage, sunset, surf & snow

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 1-17
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Pentax Q-mount

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Focus Peaking function, Manual Focus Check Live View

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.4 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    BSI-CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.9 mm (1/1.7")
  • Total Pixels
    12760000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12400000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control, display color control

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Depth
    1.3 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    6.45 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Ricoh

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