Pentax K-S1 Overview

Announced Aug 27, 2014 •
20 megapixels | 3 screen | APS-C sensor
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Product description
Announced Aug 27, 2014
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The Pentax K-S1 is a uniquely styled midrange DSLR that features futuristic LED lights on its grip as well as a backlit mode dial on its rear. It uses a new 20MP CMOS sensor and Pentax's reliable SAFOX IX i+ autofocus system. As with all Pentax DSLRs, image stabilization is built into the body, and this shake reduction system can also be used to simulate an AA filter. Photos can be composed on a 3" LCD or large optical viewfinder. The K-S1 can shoot at 5.4 fps and records 1080p/30 video. Like many recent Ricoh cameras, the K-S1 will be available in multiple colors.

Quick specs
Body type Mid-size SLR
Max resolution 5472 x 3648
Effective pixels 20 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
Sensor type CMOS
ISO Auto, 100 - 51200
Lens mount Pentax KAF2
Focal length mult. 1.5×
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 3
Screen dots 921,000
Max shutter speed 1/6000 sec
Format H.264
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Weight (inc. batteries) 558 g (1.23 lb / 19.68 oz)
Dimensions 121 x 93 x 70 mm (4.76 x 3.66 x 2.76)
GPS Optional

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