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Pentax K-r Digital Camera

12 Megapixels12 MegapixelsSingle Lens ReflexSingle Lens ReflexHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Continuous DriveContinuous Drive720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringDepth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Depth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Runs on standard AA batteriesRuns on standard AA batteriesAccepts Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandPentax ModelK-r
Sensor 12 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 24 x 16mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 3:2 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionYes
Sensitivity ISO 200 - 12800 *Expanded range: 100-25600 Shutter-Speed 1/6000 - 30s
Lens MountPentax K KAF2 MountCrop Factor1.5X
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System 11-point Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *SAFOX IX with 9 cross-type points.
Viewfinder Type Reflex OVF Viewfinder Size 0.85X - 96% Coverage
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 3" LCD 920K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, S, M, B Scene Modes 15HDR, Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Night, Flash Off, Surf&Snow, Food, Sunset, Kids, Pet, Candlelight, Museum, Stage, Night HDR
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing 3 Shots ±3/2 EV
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV, 1/3 or 1/2 EV Flash Compensation -2..+1 EV, 1/2 EV
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning 2 Axis, 15 steps
Continuous Drive 6 FPS, 25 JPEG, 12 RAW *2 FPS Unlimited JPEG or 12 RAW. Self Timer Yes *2s, 12s, Remote 3s
Command Dials 1 DOF Preview Yes
Protection Dust Reduction Yes
Digital Level None Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Infrared Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR Yes Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure Yes
Image Formats JPEG DNG RAW Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash Yes (GN 12) Flash Sync 1/180s
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 25 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format M-JPEG WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital High Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Standard AA & Lithium-Ion Battery Life 1000 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2010-09-09 Construction
Size 125 x 97 x 68mm (W x H x D) Weight 625g

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Pentax K-r Facts

SLR digital camera
12 Megapixels DSLRISO 100-25600
Pentax K Mount
1.5X FLM

Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm

APS-C Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

Shutter 1/6000-30s
Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
96% Coverage
Medium Viewfinder
Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
Built-in Dust ReductionSpot-Metering
6 FPS Drive, 25 ImagesHot-Shoe
1280x720 @ 25 FPS Video RecordingStandard AA & Lithium-Ion
3" LCD 920K PixelsSecure Digital High Capacity
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