Pentax K-5 II Review

 
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Model Name: Pentax K-5 II 
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General
Model Number: K-5 II 
Camera Format: Pro SLR 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $1449.95
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Date Available: 2012-10-15
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 42.3 oz (1,200 g)
includes batteries, kit lens
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Weight Includes Kit Lens? Yes
Size: 5.2 x 3.8 x 2.9 in.
(131 x 97 x 73 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Sensor Manufacturer: Sony 
Total Megapixels: 16.9
Effective Megapixels: 16.3 
Sensor Format: APS-C 
Sensor Size (dia.): 1.12"
Focal Length Multiplier: 1.5
Color Filter Type: RGBG 
Self-Cleaning: Yes 
Sensor-shift Stabilized: Yes 
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4928 x 3264 (16.1 MP, Other),
3936 x 2624 (10.3 MP, 3:2),
3072 x 2048 (6.3 MP, 3:2),
1728 x 1152 (2.0 MP, 3:2)
Image File Format:  
Video Capture
Movie Mode:  
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720, 640x480
Movie Frame Rate: 25p, 30p/25p, 30p/25p
Movie Audio: Yes 
Movie File Format: n/a 
Optics
Lens Mount: PENTAX KAF2 (KAF2, KAF, KA) 
Kit Lens: smc Pentax 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 ED AL [IF] DC DA WR
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 27 - 203 mm
Zoom Ratio: 7.50x
Aperture Range: f/3.5 - f/22 (wide) / f/5.6 - f/40 (tele) 
Normal Focus Range: 40 cm to Infinity
15.7 in to Infinity
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Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom: No 
Digital Zoom Values: n/a
Filter Thread: 62mm
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: TTL phase-difference: new SAFOX X AF sensor, 11 point (9 cross type focus point in the center) with light wavelength sensor; Auto 11 Point, Auto 5 Point, User-Selectable, Center 
Face Detection: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: Optical 
Viewfinder Type: SLR type; eye-level pentaprism, ~100% coverage, 0.92x mag., 21.7mm eyepoint, -2.5 to +1.5 diopter 
Display
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 921,000 dots (307,000 px)
Touchscreen: No 
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom: 32.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings:
Auto ISO Mode: No
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Flash Guide Number (ISO 100): n/a
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Connectivity
Composite Video Out:  
NTSC/PAL Switchable:  
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PictBridge Compliant:  
DPOF Compliant:  
Remote Control: Yes 
Remote Control Type: Optional Wired or IR 
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Power
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CIPA Rating: Unknown
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