Pentax 645D Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax 645D 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: 645D
Camera Format: Pro SLR
Currently Manufactured: Yes
Retail Price: $9995.95
Street Price: $4987.36
Date Available: 2010-12-15
Tripod Mount: Yes (2x metal (landscape, portrait))
Weight: 52.2 oz (1,480 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Weight Includes Kit Lens? No
Size: 6.1 x 4.6 x 4.7 in.
(156 x 117 x 119 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CCD
Sensor Manufacturer: Kodak KAF-40000
Total Megapixels: 40.0
Effective Megapixels: 40.0
Sensor Format: 2.17 inch
Sensor Size (dia.): 2.17"
Focal Length Multiplier: 0.8
Color Filter Type: RGBG
Self-Cleaning: Yes
Sensor-shift Stabilized: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 7264 x 5440 (39.5 MP, 4:3),
6528 x 4896 (32.0 MP, 4:3),
5376 x 4032 (21.7 MP, 4:3),
4224 x 3168 (13.4 MP, 4:3),
3072 x 2304 (7.1 MP, 4:3)
Image File Format: JPEG, 14-bit PEF / DNG Raw
Video Capture
Movie Mode: No
Movie Resolution:
Movie Frame Rate:
Movie File Format:  
Optics
Lens Mount: Pentax 645 bayonet
Kit Lens: n/a
Focal Length (35mm equivalent):  
Zoom Ratio:  
Aperture Range:  
Normal Focus Range:  
Macro Focus Range:  
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: No
Digital Zoom Values: n/a
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Type: 11-point SAFOX IX+ Phase Difference Detection, single / continuous
Face Detection: No
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: Yes
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Optical
Viewfinder Type: Trapezoid prism finder w/ Natural-Bright-Matte focusing screen.
Display
LCD Viewfinder: No
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 921,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: 100*, 125*, 140*, 160*, 200, 250, 280, 320, 400, 500, 560, 640, 800, 1000, 1100*, 1250*, 1600* (*expanded values)
Auto ISO Mode: No
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent ( D / N / W / L), Tungsten, Flash, CTE, Manual 1 / 2 / 3, Color temperature setting 1 / 2 / 3 w/ adjustment
Shutter Speed Range: 30 - 1/4000
Bulb Mode: Yes
Exposure Compensation: +/- 5.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: 77-segment multi, center-weighted, spot
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: Yes
Full Manual Exposure: Yes
Creative Exposure Modes:  
Self Timer: 2 or 12 seconds
Time Lapse: Yes
Flash
Built-in Flash: No
Flash Modes: P-TTL, high-speed sync, wireless sync w/ Pentax flash
Flash Guide Number (ISO 100): n/a
Flash Range Description: n/a
Max Flash Sync: 1/125
Flash Exp Compensation:  
Ext Flash Connection: Hot shoe, X-sync socket
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC
Memory Included (MB):  
File System:  
DCF Compliant: Yes
Connectivity
Composite Video Out: Yes
NTSC/PAL Switchable: Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
HD Video Out: Yes
HD Video Connection: HDMI
Built-In Wi-fi: No
Computer/Printer: USB 2.0 High Speed
PictBridge Compliant: No
DPOF Compliant: No
Remote Control: Yes
Remote Control Type:  
Other Connection: DC input
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary D-LI90
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary D-LI90 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 800
Software
Included Software: PENTAX Digital Camera Utility 4 (Ver.4.20)
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Compatible with PENTAX 645AF2, 645AF, and 645A mount lenses. Has dual SD/SDHC card slots.

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