Pentax Q-S1 Mirrorless Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Pentax Q-S1 is a Mirrorless Digital Camera with a 1/1.7" sensor and a Pentax Q lens mount. Its 12 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-12800 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-12800. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in relatively low-light. With 12 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to 17" x 12" at 240 DPI.
A builtin 2-Axis Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Pentax Q-S1 to compensate for camera shake with any mounted lens.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/2000 to 30s. Bulb exposures of an unspecified duration are possible with this camera. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/2000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Pentax Q-S1 features a Phase-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame. Manual Focus is also available.
A single control-dial on this camera makes it easy to use semi-automatic modes by adjusting the current exposure parameter directly This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Pentax Q-S1 and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||12 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||8 x 6mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 12800||Shutter-Speed||1/2000 - 30s|
|Lens Mount||Pentax Q Mount||Crop Factor||4.6X|
|Filter Diameter||N / A||Focus System||Phase-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C. Focus-Peaking.|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||460K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M, B||Scene Modes||22Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Night Scene Portrait, Night Scene, Blue Sky, Forest Scene Modes: Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Scene Portrait, Sunset, Blue Sky, Forest, Night Scene, Quick Macro, Food, Pet, Kids, Surf&Snow, Backlight, Can|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing||3 Shots ±1/3 EV|
|Exposure Compensation||±3 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation||-2..+1 EV, 1/3 EV|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning||15 Axis, 2 steps|
|Continuous Drive||5 FPS, 5 JPEG||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 12s, 3s Remote|
|Command Dials||1||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Infrared||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||Yes|
|Image Formats||JPEG DNG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||Yes1/13s Sync with Electronic-Shutter. (GN 5)||Flash Sync||1/2000s|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 30 FPS 16:9||Sound Input|
|Video Format||MPEG-4, Quicktime H.264||WiFi||No|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||250 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||104 x 58 x 34mm (W x H x D)||Weight||203g|
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Pentax Q-S1 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 8 x 6mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|12 Megapixels Mirrorless||ISO 100-12800|
|Pentax Q Mount|
|2-Axis Built-in Stabilization||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|Built-in Dust Reduction||Custom white-balance with 15 axis fine-tuning|
|5 FPS Drive, 5 Images||Spot-Metering|
|1920x1080 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Hot-Shoe|
|3" LCD 460K Pixels||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
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