Pentax K-3 Mark III Overview

Announced Mar 30, 2021 •
26 megapixels | 3.2 screen | APS-C sensor
Product description
Announced Mar 30, 2021
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The Pentax K-3 Mark III is a mid-sized DSLR with a 25.7MP BSI-CMOS sensor, in-body image stabilization, and an all-new optical viewfinder. The viewfinder offers a large 0.7x (equivalent) magnification and has composition and shooting data on a transparent panel. The camera has a fixed 3.2" touchscreen with 1.62 million dots.

The camera has an all-new Safox 13 autofocus system with 101 points, 25 of which being cross-type. The K-3 III can shoot bursts at 12 fps (11 fps with continuous AF). It offers both Pixel Shift Resolution and Anti-aliasing simulator features, with the latter reducing moiré. UHD 4K video can be captured at 30p, with 3-axis image stabilization from the IBIS system.

Quick specs
Body type Mid-size SLR
Max resolution 6192 x 4128
Effective pixels 26 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (23 x 15.5 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
ISO Auto (100-1600000)
Lens mount Pentax KAF2
Focal length mult. 1.5×
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 3.2
Screen dots 1,620,000
Max shutter speed 1/8000 sec
Format MPEG-4, H.264
Storage types Dual SD/SDHC/SDXC slots (UHS-II supported in slot 1)
USB USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
Weight (inc. batteries) 820 g (1.81 lb / 28.92 oz)
Dimensions 135 x 104 x 74 mm (5.31 x 4.09 x 2.91)
GPS None

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