Pentax MX-1 specifications

Price
MSRP$499
Body type
Body typeCompact
Body materialBrass and composite
Sensor
Max resolution4000 x 3000
Other resolutions3984 x 2656, 3968 x 2232, 3072 x 2304, 3072 x 2048, 3072 x 1728, 2592 x 1728, 2560 x 1440, 2048 x 1152
Image ratio w:h4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels12 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors13 megapixels
Sensor size1/1.7" (7.44 x 5.58 mm)
Sensor typeCMOS
Color spacesRGB
Color filter arrayPrimary color filter
Image
ISOAuto (100 -1600), 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800
White balance presets9
Custom white balanceYes
Image stabilizationSensor-shift
Uncompressed formatRAW
JPEG quality levelsFine, Normal
File format
  • JPEG 2.3
  • RAW
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.)28–112 mm
Optical zoom4×
Maximum apertureF1.8
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Autofocus assist lampYes
Digital zoomYes (4x)
Manual focusYes
Normal focus range60 cm (23.62)
Macro focus range1 cm (0.39)
Number of focus points25
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCDTilting
Screen size3
Screen dots920,000
Touch screenNo
Screen typeTFT LCD with AR coating
Live viewYes
Viewfinder typeNone
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec
Exposure modes
  • iAuto
  • Program
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Manual
  • Scene select AE
  • Green
Scene modes
  • Landscape
  • Portrait
  • Night Scene
  • Night Scene Portrait
  • Standard
  • Flower
  • Sport
  • Candlelight
  • Blue Sky
  • Sunset
  • Text
  • Group Photo
  • Pet
  • Portrait x Blue Sky
  • Portrait x Sunset
  • Portrait x Backlight
Built-in flashYes (Pop-up)
Flash range12.00 m
External flashNo
Flash modesAuto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Fill-in, Slow Speed sync, Trailing Curtain sync
Drive modes
  • One shot
  • Continuous Shooting
  • Burst Shooting (L/H)
  • Self-timer (2 or 10 sec.)
  • Remote Control (immediately or 3 sec.)
  • Auto Bracketing
Continuous drive1.0 fps
Self-timerYes (2 or 12 sec)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE Bracketing±2 (3 frames at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions1920 x 1080 (30 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
FormatMPEG-4, H.264
MicrophoneStereo
SpeakerMono
Storage
Storage typesSD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage included75.3 MB
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMIYes (Mini HDMI type-D)
WirelessEye-Fi Connected
Remote controlYes (Optional)
Physical
Environmentally sealedNo
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery descriptionLithium-Ion D-Li-106 rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA)290
Weight (inc. batteries)391 g (0.86 lb / 13.79 oz)
Dimensions122 x 61 x 51 mm (4.8 x 2.4 x 2.01)
Other features
Timelapse recordingNo
GPSNone