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Pentax K-01

Announced Feb 2, 2012 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor
Price
MSRP US: $749, UK: £629, EU: €823
Body type
Body type SLR-style mirrorless
Sensor
Max resolution 4928 x 3264
Other resolutions 4352 x 3264, 4224 x 2816, 4928 x 2776, 4224 x 2376, 3840 x 2880, 3456 x 2304, 3456x1944, 3264 x 3264, 3072 x 2304, 2880 x 2880, 2688 x 1792, 2688 x 1512, 2304 x 2304, 2304 x 1728, 1728 x 1728
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 16 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (23.7 x 15.7 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
Image
ISO Auto, 100 to 12800 in 1, 1/2, or 1/3 EV steps (100 to 25600 extended)
Boosted ISO (maximum) 25600
White balance presets 9
Custom white balance Yes (1)
Image stabilization Sensor-shift
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Good, Better, Best
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom No
Manual focus Yes
Number of focus points 81
Lens mount Pentax KAF2
Focal length multiplier 1.5×
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 3
Screen dots 921,000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT LCD monitor
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes (Pop-up)
Flash range 12.00 m (at ISO 100)
External flash Yes (Hot-shoe, P-TTL, high speed sync w Pentax dedicated flash)
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow-speed Sync, Trailing Curtain Sync
Continuous drive 6.0 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 12 sec)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±3 (at 1/2 EV steps)
AE Bracketing (3 frames at 1/2 EV steps)
WB Bracketing No
Videography features
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (30, 25, 24 fps),1280 x 720 (60, 50, 30, 25, 24 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25, 24 fps)
Format MPEG-4, H.264
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage included No
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes (Mini HDMI Type C)
Remote control Yes (Optional IR)
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion D-LI90 rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 540
Weight (inc. batteries) 561 g (1.24 lb / 19.79 oz)
Dimensions 122 x 79 x 58 mm (4.8 x 3.11 x 2.28)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording Yes (1s to 24h, up to 999 shots, delayed start available)
GPS None
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