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Pentax X-5 Digital Camera

16 Megapixels16 MegapixelsUltra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Ultra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Electronic View FinderElectronic View FinderHigh 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.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.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.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringRuns on standard AA batteriesRuns on standard AA batteriesAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandPentax ModelX-5
Sensor 16 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 100 - 6400 Shutter-Speed 1/1500 - 4s
Lens22 - 580mm F/3.1 - 5.9Mininum Focus1cm (w) / 1.5m (t)
ZoomElectronicManual Focus Electronic
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System 9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C
Viewfinder Type Built-in EVF Viewfinder Size 0.20" 230K Pixels 100% Coverage
Display Attachment Tilting Display Size 3" LCD 460K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M Scene Modes 22Handheld Night, Sport, Landscape, Portrait, Flower, Blue Sky, Sunset, Night, Night Portrait, Fireworks, HDR, Surf&Snow, Baby, Kids, Pet, Food, Stage Lighting, Text, Museum, Digital Wide, Panorama, Composite
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 1.1 FPS, Unlimited JPEG Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s
Command Dials 1 DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level None Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Infrared Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR Yes Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG Flash Ports
Built-In Flash Yes, 11.6 - 6.1m (W-T) Flash Sync Unknown
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format Quicktime H.264 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity, Internal Memory GPS N / A
Battery Standard AA Battery Life 950 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2012-08-22 Construction
Size 120 x 87 x 107mm (W x H x D) Weight 599g

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Pentax X-5 Facts

Large digital camera
16 Megapixels Ultra ZoomISO 100-6400
26.4X Ultra-Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/1500-4s
Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
0.20" Built-in EVF 230K PixelsCustom white-balance
1.1 FPS Drive, Unlimited ImagesSpot-Metering
1920x1080 @ 30 FPS Video RecordingStandard AA
3" LCD 460K PixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity
Internal Memory
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