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Pentax KP Camera with 18-135mm Lens

Product Code: 1601701

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  • DA 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 ED AL DC WR Lens
  • 24.3MP APS-C AA-Filterless CMOS Sensor
  • PRIME IV Engine with Accelerator Unit
  • Smart Function Exchangeable Grip
  • Full HD 1080p30 Video; 4K Interval Movie
  • ISO 819200; 7 fps Continuous Shooting
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Description

The Pentax KP Camera is a high end digital SLR camera featuring an APS-C sized image sensor and super high sensitivity night scene snapshot photography at ISO 819200 in a newly designed, compact body.

 

Approximately 24.32 effective megapixels and optical AA filterless design


The PENTAX KP incorporates a new-generation, APS-C CMOS image sensor with approximately 24.32 effective megapixels to produce high resolution images. It has been engineered to remove the optical AA (anti-aliasing) filter to optimise the image sensor’s outstanding imaging power. The result is sharp, fine detailed images with an accurate sense of depth. By processing image data at a high read-out speed of 14bit, it produces beautiful, rich gradation images.

Tilting screen

Easily view the screen when shooting
The Pentax KP’s LCD screen features a versatile tilt mechanism, which you can position at any desired angle for effortless shooting in both high and low angle situations. In addition to the Pentax Air Gapless structure, used to minimise reflection, its tempered glass cover assures excellent visibility even in sunny outdoor locations, while effectively protecting it from scratches.

The world is full of wonders. The beautiful, breath taking scenes and exciting moments you experience.

The Pentax KP camera captures these once-in-a-lifetime moments in all their beauty.

The KP's compact body is packed with state-of-the-art technologies including a high-performance optical viewfinder with a user friendly interface. It is also extremely resistant to adverse weather conditions such as rain, snow and even freezing temperatures. Above all, it boasts overwhelming imaging power, supported by approximately 24.3 effective megapixels and a top sensitivity of ISO 819200.

Regardless of when or where you're shooting, the Pentax KP is a new-generation digital SLR that will capture beautiful fascinating moments wherever in the world you may be. It delivers the true beauty of the world in high quality digital.

Wi-Fi functions

Easy transfer and browsing of images with a smartphone

The Pentax KP provides Wi-Fi functionality for operation using mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers. By installing the dedicated Image Sync application* on your mobile device, you can also browse images and remotely control camera operations from a distance.**

* Image Sync is required for browsing captured images. This software can be downloaded free of charge from the App Store for iPhone models, or Google Play™ for Android™ models.
** Access the RICOH IMAGING official website for compatible operating systems.

PENTAX-DA 18-135mm F3.5-5.6ED AL[IF] DC WR Lens

High-magnification zoom

Attaching this lens to a PENTAX digital SLR camera enables use as a 7.5x high-magnification zoom lens with a focal length equivalent to 27.5mm (wide) to 207mm (telephoto) in 35mm film format. This lens is suitable for a wide range of typical photographic situations, from landscapes, snapshots, and portraits to sports events. It uses an advanced optical design for providing high magnification in a compact, lightweight body and its easy operability and mobility make it suitable as a lens for everyday use.


Simple drip-proof construction

This lens uses a simple drip-proof construction for preventing water from getting inside the lens. Combined with PENTAX digital SLR cameras also using a drip-proof construction enables use in rainy or foggy conditions, or other locations exposed to water for enhanced durability and reliability.


Internal lens motor for smooth autofocus operation

A DC motor for the autofocus (AF) incorporated within the lens enables smooth autofocus operation (Note 1). A non-rotating mechanism is also used for locking the focus ring during autofocus so that the lens is held in the same position as manual focus.


High delineation performance

The optical system uses one ED (extra-low dispersion) glass and one hybrid aspherical lens (AL) and one glass mold aspherical lens. This system enables correcting of various types of aberration and high delineation performance in a compact body design.

Other features

1.Realizes minimum shooting distance of 0.4 m in the zoom range.
2.Uses "Quick-Shift Focus System" for enabling manual focus operation after focusing by AF without any switching operation.
3.Uses SP (super protect) coating for protecting the lens surface from water and dirt.

Specification

Lens Mount Pentax K
Crop Factor 1.5x
Pixels Actual 24.96 Megapixel
Effective 24.32 Megapixel
Maximum Resolution 6016 x 4000
Aspect Ratio 3:2
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Image File Format JPEG, Raw
Bit Depth 14-Bit
Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis
ISO Sensitivity Auto 100 to 819200
Shutter Speed Electronic Front Curtain Shutter
1/24000 to 30 Seconds
Bulb Mode
Metering Method Center-Weighted Average, Multi-Zone, Spot
Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Program, Sensitivity Priority, Shutter Priority
Exposure Compensation -5 to +5 EV (1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
Metering Range -3 to 20 EV
White Balance Auto, CTE, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Multi Auto WB, Shade, Tungsten
Continuous Shooting Up to 7 fps at 24 MP for up to 28 Frames (JPEG) / 8 Frames (Raw)
Up to 3 fps at 24 MP for up to 70 Frames (JPEG) / 15 Frames (Raw)
Up to 0.8 fps at 24 MP for up to 100 Frames (JPEG) / 100 Frames (Raw)
Interval Recording Yes
Self-Timer 12-Second Delay
Mirror Lock-Up Yes
Recording Modes MOV/H.264
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 24.00p/25p/29.97p/50i/59.94i
HD (1280 x 720) at 50p/59.94p
Recording Limit Up to 25 Minutes for Full HD (1920 x 1080)
Video Encoding NTSC/PAL
Audio Recording Built-In Microphone (Stereo)
External Microphone Input (Stereo
Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
Focus Mode Automatic (A), Continuous-Servo AF (C), Single-Servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 27 (25 Cross-Type)
Viewfinder Type Optical (Pentaprism)
Viewfinder Eye Point 20.5 mm
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification Approx. 0.95x
Diopter Adjustment -2.5 to +1.5
Size 3"
Resolution 921,000 Dot
Display Type Tilting LCD
Built-In Flash Yes
Flash Modes Auto, Auto/Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Manual, Second-Curtain Sync, Slow Sync, Wireless
Guide Number 19.69' / 6 m at ISO 100 (28 mm Position)
Maximum Sync Speed 1/180 Second
Flash Compensation -2 to +1 EV (1/3 EV Steps)
Dedicated Flash System P-TTL
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe
Media/Memory Card Slot Single Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I)
Connectivity 3.5mm Microphone, USB Micro-B (USB 2.0)
Wireless Wi-Fi
GPS No

Pentax 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 WR Lens

Lens Mount Pentax K
Sensor Type 23.3 x 15.5 mm (APS-C) CMOS
Sensor Resolution Actual: 26.78 Megapixel
Effective: 25.73 Megapixel (6192 x 4128)
Crop Factor 1.5x
Aspect Ratio 3:2
Image File Format DNG, JPEG, Raw
Bit Depth 14-Bit
Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 100 to 1600000
Shutter Speed Mechanical Shutter
1/8000 to 30 Seconds
0 to 20 Minutes in Bulb Mode
Metering Method Center-Weighted Average, Highlight Weighted, Multi-Zone, Spot
Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Program, Sensitivity Priority, Shutter Priority
Exposure Compensation -5 to +5 EV (1/3, 1/2 EV Steps)
Metering Range -3 to 20 EV
White Balance Auto, CTE, Cloudy, Color Temperature, Daylight, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Manual, Multi Auto WB, Shade, Tungsten
Continuous Shooting Mechanical Shutter
Up to 12 fps at 25.7 MP for up to 37 Frames (JPEG) / 32 Frames (Raw)
Mechanical Shutter
Up to 7 fps at 25.7 MP for up to 60 Frames (JPEG) / 37 Frames (Raw)
Mechanical Shutter
Up to 2.5 fps at 25.7 MP for up to 90 Frames (JPEG) / 39 Frames (Raw)
Interval Recording Yes
Focus Type Auto and Manual Focus
Focus Mode Continuous-Servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M), Single-Servo AF (S)
Autofocus Points Phase Detection: 101 (25 Cross-Type)
Autofocus Sensitivity -4 to +18 EV
Size 3.2"
Resolution 1,620,000 Dot
Display Type Fixed Touchscreen LCD
Battery 1 x D-LI90 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 1860 mAh (Approx. 800 Shots)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.3 x 4.1 x 2.9" / 134.5 x 103.5 x 73.5 mm
Weight 1.6 lb / 735 g (Body Only)
Lens type Normal Zoom
Focal length (Equivalent to 35mm format) 18-135mm(27.5-207mm
Maximum aperture F3.5-5.6
Minimum aperture F22-38
Angle of View 76°-11.9°
Lens construction 13 elements / 11 groups
No. of diaphragm blades 7
Closest focusing distance 0.4m
Maximum reproduction ratio 0.24x
Filter size 62mm
Lens - Diameter x length 73 x 76 mm
Lens Weight 405g

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