Ricoh the company behind Pentax camera has just officially announced the new Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera, compact yet feature-packed. The Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera features a 20.1-megapixel APS-C-sized image sensor without an anti-aliasing filter. The company says that this is a mid-range DSLR which borrows lots of its features from the K-3.
Pentax K-S1 is an innovative and professional power switch, model dial, OK button and grip all feature LED lights that can intuitively display the status of the camera, and the LED lights on the grip also acts as a countdown timer during self timer operation.camera that measures 4.75 x 3.65 x 2.75 inches and weights 19.7 oz. The DSLR camera sports a compact and modern design, unlike other DSLR cameras, Pentax K-S1 boasts an inventive illumination interface system, as shown in the images, the camera’s
Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera specifications:
|Body type||Mid-size SLR|
|Max resolution||5472 x 3848|
|Effective pixels||20 megapixels|
|Sensor size||APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)|
|ISO||Auto, 100 – 51200|
|Lens mount||Pentax KAF2|
|Focal length mult.||1.5×|
|Min shutter speed||30 sec|
|Max shutter speed||1/6000 sec|
|USB||USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)|
|Weight (inc. batteries)||558 g (1.23 lb / 19.68 oz)|
|Dimensions||121 x 93 x 70 mm (4.76 x 3.66 x 2.76″)|
Ricoh will release the Pentax K-S1 DSLR camera in up to 12 colors, including the regular Black, Blue, and White, at the end of September. The price of a body-only version will be $749.95, while an 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 lens kit will set you back $799.95.