12.4 megapixel CMOS sensorHigh resolution 12.4 megapixel CMOS image sensor features sensor-shift Shake Reduction for stabilized image and video capture up to 4 stops max. 2.7 inch LCD with Live View and Face DetectionLarge 2.7 inch LCD features Live View with contrast, phase difference, and Face Detection autofocus (up to 16 faces). 720p HD VideoCapture widescreen HD video in full 720p resolution (1280x720) at 24 FPS cinematic frame rate, using any PENTAX 35mm lens. Compact BodyHighly compact DSLR body design allows for 1 handed operation and comfort when travelling.
Auto Picture and Scene ModesPowerful automatic modes, including PENTAX Auto Picture and scene modes, ensure the perfect shot in any situation, while helping new photographers learn DSLR photography. Creative Processing and Filter ModesCreative processing and filter modes produce high quality finished images, while offering the ability to explore artistic freedom through unique special effects. HDR Image CaptureTrue HDR image capture blends 3 bracketed images into a single picture with outstanding shadow, highlight, and midrange detail. 4.7 Frames per SecondFast 4.7 FPS capture speed and 1/6000 second maximum shutter speeds are possible with the PENTAXPRIME II image processing engine. 11 Point Wide Angle FocusResponsive 11 point wide angle SAFOX VIII autofocus system focuses quickly and accurately, and can easily track moving subjects. AA BatteriesCapture up to 1900 shots with universally available, easy-to-find AA lithium batteries (also compatible with AA NiMH rechargeable and alkaline batteries).
COMPUTER SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS**For device connectivity. Bundled software requirements may vary.