Pentax Q specifications

Price (with 49mm equiv. kit lens) • US: $800
• EU: TBC
Body material Magnesium alloy
Sensor • 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor
• 12.4 million effective pixels
• 12.7 million total pixels
Image sizes 4:3
• 12 MP - 4000 x 3000
• 9 MP - 3456 x 2592
• 5 MP - 2688 x 2016
• 3 MP - 1920 x 1440

3:2
• 10 MP - 4000 x 2664
• 8 MP - 3456 x 2304
• 5 MP - 2688 x 1792
• 2 MP - 1920 x 1280

16:9
• 9 MP - 4000 x 2248
• 6 MP - 3456 x 1944
• 4 MP - 2688 x 1512
• 2 MP - 1920 x 1080

1:1
• 9 MP - 2992 x 2992
• 6 MP - 2592 x 2592
• 4 MP - 2016 x 2016
• 2 MP - 1440 x 1440
Image sizes (Video) • MPEG-4 AVC/H.264:
• 1920 x 1080, 30fps
• 1280 x 720, 30fps
• 640 x 480, 30fps
Aspect ratios • 4:3
3:2
16:9
1:1
File formats • RAW (DNG)
• RAW + JPEG
• RAW + JPEG Fine
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Best
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Better
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Good
File formats (Movie) • MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Lenses • Pentax Q-mount
Focus modes • Auto Focus (25-point contrast-detection AF system)
• Manual focus
• Face Detection
• AF Tracking
• AF Select
• Spot AF
AF assist lamp Yes, dedicated LED lamp
Image stabilization Sensor shift Shake Reduction
Extended optical zoom N/A
Digital zoom N/A
Exposure modes • Program AE
• Aperture priority AE
• Shutter priority AE
• Manual
• Auto (Standard)
• Bulb
• Blur control (JPEG only)
Auto Picture modes • Standard
• Portrait
• Landscape
• Macro
• Night scene portraits
• Night scene
• Forest
Scene modes • Portrait
• Landscape
• Macro
• Moving object
• Night scene portrait
• Sunset
• Blue sky
• Night scene
• Night scene HDR
• Night snap
• Food
• Quick macro
• Pet
• Kids
• Forest
• Surf & snow
• HDR
• Backlight silhouette
• Candlelight
• Stage lighting
• Museum
Custom image • Bright
• Natural
• Portrait
• Landscape
• Vibrant
• Radiant
• Muted
• Bleach bypass
• Reversal film
• Monochrome
• Cross processing
Digital filter • Toy camera
• High-contrast
• Shading
• Slim
• HDR
• Invert color
• Extract color
• Color
• Watercolor
• Posterization
• Fish-eye
Smart effect • Brilliant color
• Unicolor bold
• Vintage color
• Cross processing
• Warm fade
• Tone expansion
• Bold monochrome
• Water color
• Vibrant color enhance
• USER 1, 2, 3
Sensitivity • Auto
• ISO 125
• ISO 160
• ISO 200
• ISO 250
• ISO 320
• ISO 400
• ISO 500
• ISO 640
• ISO 800
• ISO 1000
• ISO 1250
• ISO 1600
• ISO 2000
• ISO 2500
• ISO 3200
• ISO 4000
• ISO 5000
• ISO 6400
ISO steps 1/3 EV
Metering range 1.3 to 17 EV
Metering modes • TTL image sensor metering
• Segment metering
• Centre-weighted metering
• Spot metering
AE Lock • Can be assigned to the green/delete button
• With shutter release half-press
AE Bracketing • 3 frames
Exposure compensation • -3 to +3 EV
• 1/3 EV steps
Shutter speed • 30 -1/2000 sec.
• Bulb
White balance • Auto
• Daylight
• Shade
• Cloudy
• Fluorescent (D: Daylight color, N: Daylight white, W: cool white, L: warm white)
• Tungsten
• Flash
• CTE
• Manual
WB fine tuning Yes (amber/blue or magenta/green bias)
WB Bracketing No
Color space • sRGB
• Adobe RGB
Drive modes • Single
• Continuous Hi (5 fps)
• Continuous Lo (1.5 fps)
Self-timer • 2 sec
• 12sec
Flash • Manual pop-up
• TTL auto
• Guide no. 5.6 (ISO 125)
• Sync modes: P-TTL, Red-eye reduction, Slow-sped sync, Trailing-curtain sync
• Flash exposure compensation: -2 - +1EV
Flash X-sync speed • 1/2000 sec (electronic shutter: 1/13 sec)
External flash • Hot shoe
Orientation sensor No
LCD monitor • 3.0in TFT color LCD monitor
• 460,000 pixels
• Approx 100% frame coverage
• Auto / Manual brightness adjustment
Playback functions • Grid display (4x4, Golden section, Scale display)
• Highlight/shadow warning
• Histogram
• Magnified review mode (1.2x - 16x in 16 steps)
Connectivity • USB 2.0 (High Speed) / AV
• HDMI type D
Storage SD/SDHC/SDXC
Power • D-LI68 Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery (supplied)
• Battery charger included
• Optional AC adapter
Battery life (CIPA standard) • 230 shots
Dimensions 98 x 57 x 31 mm (3.8 x 2.2 x 1.2in)
Weight (camera body) Approx180g (6.3oz)
Weight (camera w/battery and card) Approx 200g (7.1oz)