The Pentax K-01 is a brand new compact system camera with a clean, contemporary design and rubberised body for exceptional feel and grip. Its high tech specs include a DSLR-sized 16 megapixel CMOS sensor that produces outstanding high-resolution images with faithful colours and low-noise, even when shooting at high ISO (100-25600) sensitivity settings in dim lighting. Built-in Shake Reduction ensures razor-sharp images with all compatible Pentax K-mount lenses. Fast 6fps continuous burst shooting at full resolution lends itself to action photography, whilst video users will appreciate full HD video at 30/24/25 frame rates, manual control for video and audio and an external mic input. The Pentax K 01 is a fantastic alternative to carrying a large DSLR camera whilst still enjoying superb, high-quality photographs.
Movie Feature - captures Full HD video* up to 1920x1080p resolution at 30/24/25 frames per second. Also records at 720p 60/50fps delivering smooth slow motion. Shake Reduction provides smooth footage. Features: video autofocus, internal mono microphone or external stereo mic input, full manual control, manual audio level control.
* We recommend using Class 4 or higher memory cards for recording full HD video.
Marc Newson Design - Gorgeous contemporary styling by world renowned designer Marc Newson features bold lines and colours, rounded corners, and soft, rubberized accents for a “timeless, trusty, and touchable” appeal.
Lens Compatibility - Pentax mirrorless body design is compatible with 25+ million PENTAX K-mount lenses spanning decades, for unmatched flexibility and optical selection. The Pentax DA 40mm f/2.8 XS pancake is the thinnest lens ever developed.
16 Megapixel CMOS - Large 16 megapixel APS-C sized CMOS image sensor delivers outstanding high resolution image quality, colour accuracy, and low noise in multiple aspect ratios.
Shake Reduction System - Sensor-shift Shake and Dust Reduction system is compatible with every mounted compatible Pentax lens for beautifully sharp still images and stabilized videography.
High Resolution 3-inch LCD - Bright, high resolution 3 inch LCD with 920,000 dots produces a bright image for accurate framing and playback of images and video. High Speed 6 FPS Burst - Fast 6 FPS burst mode is ideal for fast-action photography insuring the perfectly-timed shot at just the right moment.
Huge 100-25600 ISO Range - Flexible ISO range of 100-25600 ensures gorgeous noise-free imaging as well as fast, noise and blur-controlled low-light photography.
Focus Peaking Mode - Focus peaking mode provides fast and accurate manual focusing for critical focus applications.
Built-in Flash and External Hotshoe - Built-in popup flash and external hotshoe compatible with modern PENTAX digital flash units provide flexible lighting options in dimly lit environments.
Build Quality - Durable machined aluminium frame under a stylish black, white, or yellow exterior.
Full HD 1080p Video Capture - Full HD 1080p video capture at 30 FPS with h.264 compression (60 FPS at 720p) features shutter speed and aperture exposure control, video autofocus control, and a built-in mono or external stereo microphone.
1/4000 Shutter Speeds - Shutter speed range from 1/4000 to 30 seconds and bulb with a silent shutter action are perfect for inconspicuous street photography.
Multiple Shooting Modes - Traditional shooting modes include P, Av, Tv, and M for outstanding artistic expression, while powerful automatic modes such as Auto Picture, scene modes, and creative filters take the guesswork out of great photography.
In-camera HDR - In-camera HDR mode combines bracketed user-specified exposures into a single, perfectly blended still image with outstanding detail in shadow and highlight areas.
JPG & DNG RAW Captures - Captures JPG still images, but also open standard DNG RAW which is compatible with a wide range of Adobe-supported RAW processing software programs.
Pentax K 01
Digital Hybrid ILC (Interchangeable Lens Camera)
Type: CMOS w primary color filter and integrated Shake/Dust Reduction sensor-shift system Size: APS-C (23.7 x 15.7mm) Color depth: 8 bits/channel JPG, 12 bits/channel RAW Effective pixels: 16.28 Total pixels: 16.49 Recorded resolutions Still 3:2: 16M (4928x3264), 12M (4224x2816), 8M (3456x2304), 5M (2688x1792) Still 4:3: 14M (4352x3264), 11M (3840x2880), 7M (3072x2304), 4M (2304x1728) Still 16:9: 13M (4928x2776), 10M (4224x2376), 6M (3456x1944), 4M (2688x1512) Still 1:1: 10M (3264x3264), 8M (2880x2880), 5M (2304x2304), 3M (1728x1728) Movie (resolution/FPS): 1920x1080p30/25/24, 1280x720p60/50/30/25/24, 640x480p30/25/24 Quality levels: *** Best, ** Better, * Good Dust Removal: SP coating w ultrasonic vibration to low pass filter
Type/construction: PENTAX KAF2 bayonet stainless steel mount Usable lenses: PENTAX KAF3, KAF2, KAF, and KA (K-mount, 35mm screwmount, 645/67 med format lenses useable w adapter and/or restrictions) SDM function: Yes Power zoom function: n/a
Type: TTL Contrast Detection AF Sensitivity range: EV 1-18 (ISO 100) Focus modes: AF Single (w focus lock, focus/release priority selectable), Face Detection AF, Tracking AF, Manual Focus point adjustment: Auto 81 Point, User-Selectable, Center AF assist: LED dedicated AF assist lamp, AF Autozoom (2X, 4X, 6X), Focus Peaking
Type: 3.0” TFT color LCD w brightness/color adjustment Resolution: 921,000 dots Wide angle viewable: Yes (approx 170° horizontal/vertical)
Type: Retractable P-TTL auto popup flash Guide number: 12m (ISO 100) Coverage: 28mm equivalent Flash modes: Auto , Auto + Redeye, On, On + Redeye, Slow Sync, Slow Sync + Redeye, Trailing Curtain Sync, Off Flash exposure compensation: -2 to 1 EV
Type: Hotshoe P-TTL, high speed sync w PENTAX dedicated flash Synchronisation speed: 1/180 sec
Ports: USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out, HDMI out (Type C, Mini), 3.5mm stereo mic in Video out: HD (via HDMI) NTSC, PAL Printer interfaces: n/a
Power source: Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery D-LI90 Recordable images: Approx 540 (approx 500 w 50% flash, CIPA) Playback time: Approx 320 min Movie recording time: 25 min (max record time for a single file) AC adapter available: Yes (optional)
Body dimensions (W x H x D): 121mm x 79mm x 59mm Body weight Without battery or removable memory: 16.9 oz Loaded and ready: 19.8 oz Construction material(s): Machined aluminum frame with rubber accents Weather resistant: n/a Operating temperature: 0-40°C
Type: TTL image sensor metering Sensitivity range: EV -1 to 21 (ISO 100, 50mm F1.4) Multi-segment: Yes (1024 segments) Center weighted: Yes Spot: Yes Exposure compensation: +/- 3 EV (1/3 and 1/2 steps) Exposure lock: Yes (via AF/AE-L button) Exposure bracketing: Yes (3 frames, up to +/- 3 EV in 1/2 steps)
Auto: ISO 100-12800 (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps), expandable to ISO 100-25600, auto ISO range selectable Manual: ISO 100-12800 (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps), expandable to ISO 100-25600,
Auto preset modes: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent (D, N, W, L), Tungsten, Flash, CTE Manual mode(s): Yes * WB fine adjustment available in all modes
Type: Electronically controlled focal plane shutter Shutter speed: 1/4000 to 30 sec (1/3 or 1/2 steps), Bulb
Mode selection: Auto Picture, Scene (SCN), HDR (JPG only), Flash Off, Bulb (B), Metered Manual (M), Aperture Priority (Av), Shutter Priority (TV), Program (P), Movie Auto Picture modes: Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Scene Portrait, Night Scene, Blue Sky, Forest Scene modes: Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Moving Object, Night Scene Portrait, Sunset, Blue Sky, Forest, Night Scene, Night Scene HDR (JPG only), Night Snap, Food, Quick Macro, Pet, Kids, Surf & Snow, Backlight Silhouette, Candlelight, Stage Lighting, Museum Custom Image modes (including fine adjustment): Bright, Natural, Portrait, Landscape, Vibrant, Radiant, Muted, Bleach Bypass, Reversal Film, Monochrome (including film filters, infrared, sepia toning), Cross Processing (creative random effect generation) Green simplified mode available: Yes Face detection available: Yes P/A/S/M/B: P, A, S, M, B Date stamp: n/a Digital filters (capture): Extract Color, Toy Camera, Retro, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color, Color Dynamic Range adjustment: Yes (highlight and shadow correction) Digital level: n/a File/Folder customization: Folder name (standard, date), embed copyright
Mode selection: Single, Continuous (Hi, Lo), Self Timer (12s, 2s), Infrared Remote (0s, 3s), Auto Bracketing (3 frames, up to +/- 3 EV in 1/2 steps) Continuous FPS: Approx 6 FPS (JPG, Continuous Hi), Approx 3 FPS (JPG, Continuous Lo) Multi-exposure: Yes (2-9 shots, auto exposure adjustment selectable) Interval: Yes (1s to 24h, up to 999 shots, delayed start available) HDR: Auto, HDR1, HDR2, HDR3, (HDR blended images saved as JPG only)
Mode selection: One Shot (no data, standard data, detailed data, histogram, color channel histogram), Multi Image Display (4, 9, 16, 36, 81 thumbnails), Magnification (up to 16X, scrollable, quick zoom), Movie Playback (no data, standard data, detailed data), Image Rotation, Bright/Dark Indication, Copyright Info, Calendar Filmstrip, Folder, Save RAW Data From JPG (if available in buffer memory), Select & Delete, Slideshow Mode pallet: Image Rotation, Digital Filter, Resize, Cropping, Index, Protect, Slideshow, Cross Processing, RAW Development, Movie Edit, DPOF Digital filters (playback): Monochrome, Extract Color, Toy Camera, Retro, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color, Color, Tone Expansion, Sketch Filter, Watercolor, Pastel, Posterization, Miniature, Soft, Starburst, Fisheye, Slim, Base Parameter Adj Movie edit: Movie Divide, Delete Frames, Save JPG
Still: RAW (DNG), JPG (EXIF 2.3), DCF 2.0 compliant, DPOF, PIM III Movie (compression): MP4 (AVC h.264), AVI/MJPG for Interval Movie
Functions available: 16
*For direct device connectivity. Bundled software requirements may vary. Windows: Windows XP (SP3), Vista, 7, USB port Mac: 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, USB port
* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
Pentax K-01 Compact System Camera Body USB Cable I-USB7 Strap O-ST120 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery D-LI90 Battery Charger K-BC90 Body Cap Hot shoe cover FK Software Suite CD-ROM Instruction Manual 12 month Warranty from CR Kennedy