Pentax K200D specifications
|Body material||Plastic, stainless steel chassis, weather-sealed|
|Sensor||• 23.5 x 15.7 mm CCD sensor
• Primary color filter
• 10.7 million total pixels
• 10.2 million effective pixels
|Shake Reduction||CCD-Shift type|
|Dust reduction||• Image sensor moving mechanism and SP coating
• Dust-alert function
|Image formats||• RAW（Original)
• JPEG (Conforms to Exif 2.21), Conforms to DCF (Design rule of Camera File system) 2.0
• Compressed RAW ( PEF )
• Non compressed RAW ( DNG )
|Color space|| sRGB
|Lenses||PENTAX K-, KA-, KAF- and KAF2-mount lenses|
|Focusing|| 11-area AF (SAFOX VIII)
TTL Phase matching AF system
Focus point selectable
|Focus modes|| AF-Single
|AF assist||Stroboscobic flash|
• Auto Picture mode
|Picture modes||• Portrait
• Night scene portrait
• Standard Flash-Off
|Scene modes||• Night Scene
• Surf & Snow
|Metering modes||• Multi-segment metering
• Center-weighted metering
• Spot metering
|Metering||• TTL open-aperture 16-segment metering (coupled with lens and AF information)
• Exposure range: EV 0 - 21 (at Standard Output Sensitivity 100 with 50mm F1.4 lens)
|AE Bracketing||±0.5EV, ±1.0EV, ±1.5EV (0.5EV steps) or ±0.3EV, ±0.7EV, ±1.0EV (0.3EV steps)|
|Exposure compen.||±2 EV (0.5EV steps or 0.3EV steps)|
|Exposure steps|| 1/2 EV (default)
|Shutter|| Electronically controlled vertical-run focal plane shutter
|Shutter Speed|| 30 to 1/4000 sec
|Image tone|| Bright
|Image parameters|| Saturation (-4 to +4)
Hue (-4 to +4)
Sharpness (-4 to +4)
Contrast (-4 to +4)
• Fixed molded penta-mirror type
• AF frame
|LCD monitor||• TFT color LCD monitor
• Brightness adjustable
• Wide angle view
• 2.7 inch
• Approx. 230,000 pixels
|Record review|| Off
• Built-in retractable P-TTL pop-up flash
|External Flash||• Hot shoe, sync-speed: 1/180 sec.
• Wireless-sync with PENTAX dedicated flash
|Flash modes|| Auto
Auto & Red-eye reduction
Flash on & Red-eye reduction
|Flash compensation||-2.0 to +1.0 EV|
|Drive modes||• Single-frame
• Continuous (Hi, Lo)
• Self-timer (12s, 2s)
• Remote control (0s, 3s)
• Auto bracket
|Self-timer|| 12 sec
Automatic mirror lock-up with 2s self-timer
|Continuous shooting||• 2.8fps for 4 frames in Continuous (Hi)
• 1.1fps (JPEG) until the memory card is full in Continuous (Lo) or for 4 frames (RAW)
|Remote release|| InfraRed remote (optional)
Instant or with 3 sec delay
|Custom functions||23 custom-programmable functions available|
|Playback mode||• One Image
• Two Images
• Index (4 or 9 or 16 thumbnails)
• Enlargement (up to 16X, scroll available)
• Image Rotation
• Folder view
• Bright/Dark area
|Digital filter (playback)||• B&W
• Color (18 type)
• Soft (three-level amount adjustable)
• HDR (3 type)
• Slim (+/- 8 level amount adjustable)
• Brightness (+/- 8 level amount adjustable)
|Menu languages|| English
|Portrait grip||Optional Battery Grip (D-BG3)|
• DC input
• USB 2.0 (HI-SPEED)
• Compatible with NTSC and PAL formats
|Storage||SD or SDHC card|
|Power||• Four AA (lithium, alkaline, and rechargeable Ni-MH) batteries
• Optional AC adapter
|Dimensions||133.5mm x 95mm x 74mm (5.2 x 3.7 x 2.9 in)|
|Weight (no batt/lens)||630g (22.2 oz.)|
|Weight (no lens)||With lithium batteries and SD card: 690g (24.3oz.)|
- 16 Photographic tests (Noise)
- 17 Photographic tests (DR)
- 18 Photographic tests (DR)
- 19 Photographic tests
- 20 Compared to
- 21 Compared to (JPEG)
- 22 Compared to (JPEG)
- 23 Compared to (JPEG)
- 24 Compared to (RAW)
- 25 Compared to (RAW)
- 26 Compared to (RAW)
- 27 Compared to (Higher ISO)
- 28 Compared to (Resolution)
- 29 Conclusion
- 30 Samples
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