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K-3

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Pentax K-3 - Top of the range Digital SLR
Availability
Discontinued No Edit
Year announced 2013 Edit
General
Lens Mounts
  • Pentax KAF2
  • Pentax K
  • Pentax KAF
  • Pentax KAF3
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Lens
Effective Magnification 1.5x Edit
Image Sensor
CCD pixels 24Mp (Megapixels) Edit
Pixels (W) 6016 Edit
Pixels (H) 4000 Edit
Sensor Type CMOS Edit
Sensor Size APS-C Edit
Sensor Size (width) 23.5mm Edit
Sensor Size (height) 15.6mm Edit
Aspect Ratio
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
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LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor 3.2in Edit
Brightness adjust Yes Edit
Tilting screen No Edit
Live view Yes Edit
Screen resolution 1037k Edit
Touch Screen No Edit
Focusing
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
  • Manual
  • Spot
  • AF Tracking
  • Multi
  • Centre
  • AF Fine Tuning
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Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest 1/8000sec Edit
Shutter speeds longest 30sec Edit
B-setting Yes Edit
Self Timer 12, 2 sec Edit
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
  • Manual
  • Scene modes
  • Program Variable
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AE lock Yes Edit
Metering
  • Centre-weighted - Average
  • Multi Pattern
  • Spot
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ISO sensitivity 100 - 51200 Edit
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Daylight
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
  • Shade
  • Flash
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Digital filter Yes Edit
Exposure Comp +/-5 Edit
Auto Exposure Bracketing Yes Edit
Viewfinder
Viewfinder field of view 100% Edit
Depth of field preview Yes Edit
Interchangable focusing screen Yes Edit
Viewfinder Resolution No Data Edit
Shooting Options
Continuous shooting 8.3fps Edit
Multiple exposure Yes Edit
Sound recording Yes Edit
Video
Movie mode Yes Edit
Video Resolution
  • 1920x1080
  • 1280x720 720p
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Video FPS 60i, 50i, 30p, 25p, 24p Edit
Stereo Sound No Edit
Optical Zoom with Video Yes Edit
Flash
Flash Guide Number (ISO100/m) 13m Edit
Flash sync speed 1/180 Edit
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Red eye reduction
  • Rear Curtain
  • Slow sync
  • On
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Flash sync socket
    Edit
    Flash compensation +/-2ev Edit
    Flash Range No Data Edit
    Shooting Performance
    Shutter response No Data Edit
    Focus speed - Wide No Data Edit
    Focus speed - Telephoto No Data Edit
    Switch on time to first photo No Data Edit
    Shot to shot speed No Data Edit
    Shot to shot speed - flash No Data Edit
    Continuous shooting - JPEG No Data Edit
    Continuous shooting - Flash No Data Edit
    Continuous shooting - RAW No Data Edit
    Other Features
    Number of Custom Functions No Data Edit
    Dust removal Yes Edit
    Image Stabilisation Yes Edit
    Histogram Yes Edit
    Thumbnail / Index view Yes Edit
    Video out No Data Edit
    Slide show mode No Data Edit
    Zoom playback No Data Edit
    GPS enabled Opt Edit
    Interface
    HDMI Yes Edit
    USB USB 3 Edit
    Firewire No Edit
    Platform
    • PC
    • MAC
    Edit
    Wi-Fi No Edit
    Ethernet No Edit
    NFC No Data Edit
    Bluetooth No Data Edit
    Storage
    Card Type
    • SD
    • SDHC
    • SDXC
    Edit
    File Type
    • RAW
    • JPG
    • RAW + JPG
    Edit
    Internal Memory No Data Edit
    Power Source
    Battery Type Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery D-LI90P Edit
    CIPA Rating 560 Edit
    Box Contents
    Box Contents No Data Edit
    Dimensions
    Weight 800g Edit
    Width 131.5mm Edit
    Height 100mm Edit
    Depth 77.5mm Edit

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