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Pentax K-01 Review

It's a bird, it's a plane—no, it's a weird designer camera.

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Viewfinder Type none
Display Type LCD
Display Size 3 in.
Display Resolution 921000 pixels
Battery Type removable lithium-ion
Battery Model Number D-LI90
Height 78.74 mm
Width 121.92 mm
Depth 58.42 mm
Waterproof No
Shockproof No
Dustproof No
Weather-sealed No
Mirror Technology (Interchangeable Lens) Mirrorless
Frame Rate(s) 30p, 24p, 25p, 60p, 20p, 50p
Maximum ISO 25600
Minimum ISO 100
Image Size Option Height 1728
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Manual Url http://c758710.r10.cf2.rackcdn.com/files/support/manual/1330621102_Manual_K-01_EN_official.pdf
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Video Resolutions 640 x 480 (VGA)
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Type
  • Compact SLR / System
Manual Controls
  • manual focus
  • aperture priority mode
  • shutter priority mode
  • full manual exposure
  • custom white balance
  • ISO control
Metering Mode
  • Center-Weighted
  • Evaluative
  • Spot
ISO Options
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • 25600
Scene Mode Options
  • Candlelight
  • Food
  • Landscape
  • Macro
  • Night Portrait
  • Night Scene
  • Pets
  • Portrait
  • Stage Lighting
  • Sunset
Connectivity Options
  • USB
  • A/V
  • miniHDMI
Bracketing
  • Exposure
White Balance Settings
  • Auto
  • CTE (Color Temperature Enhancement)
  • Cloudy
  • Custom
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
Video Frame Rates
  • 30p
  • 24p
  • 25p
Video Frame Rates
  • 60p
  • 30p
  • 24p
  • 20p
  • 50p
  • 25p
Video Frame Rates
  • 30p
  • 24p
  • 25p
Quality Settings
  • Fine
  • Superfine
  • Normal
Image Size Option Width 4224
Video Resolutions 1280 x 720
Video Resolutions 1920 x 1080
Sensor Type - New CMOS
Sensor Size APS-C
Model Colors yellow, white, black
Still Pixel Count (effective) 16.28
Still Pixel Count (gross) 16.49
Weight 561.3
Original Price 899.95
Aspect Ratios 3:2, 4:3, 16:9, 1:1
Focal Length Minimum 40
Focal Length Maximum 40
Kit Lens Yes
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV in 1/3-stop increments
Bulb Setting Yes
Minimum Shutter Speed 1/4000
Maximum Shutter Speed 30
Minimum Aperture (wide) 22
Maximum Aperture (wide) 2.8
Motion Test YouTube ID UQq04-FKWsA
Color Mode 5 Vibrant
Color Mode 4 Portrait
Color Mode 3 Natural
Color Mode 2 Landscape
Color Mode 1 Bright
Media New SD/SDHC/SDXC
Image Size Option Height 2880
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