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Pentax K100D "Super" Digital SLR Camera, with Pentax SMCP-DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL AF Zoom Lens

SKU: IPXK100DSK MFR: 19157
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About this item

User-friendly DSLR full-featured, yet affordable
Now PENTAX brings the advanced innovation of higher-end digital SLRs to the affordable K100D Super. Building on PENTAX developed Shake Reduction, PENTAX adds an original Dust Removal system to help keep the CCD surface dust-free and full compatibility with SDM lenses. With the arrival of the K100D Super, PENTAX raises the bar and delivers a full-featured and technologically advanced SLR at a very reasonable price

Key Features

  • Shake Reduction
  • 6.1 megapixel APS-C size CCD
  • 11-point auto focus (9 cross-type sensors)
  • Dust Removal system to help keep the CCD surface dust-free
  • Compatibility with SDM lenses
  • Auto Sensitivity equivalent to ISO 200 to 3200
  • Auto Picture Mode and Scene Modes
  • 2.5 inch LCD monitor viewable from a wide angle
  • 16-segment multi-pattern metering
  • Ultra-compact stainless-steel chassis and fiber reinforced polycarbonate housing
  • Penta-mirror viewfinder with 0.85X magnification and 96 percent field of view
  • Top shutter speed of 1/4000, 1/180 second flash sync. and bulb setting
  • 2.8 frames/sec capture rate

Technical Specs

Type: Interline interlace CCD with primary color filter and integrated shake reduction sensor movement system
Size: 23.5x15.7mm
Color Depth: 8 bit/channel (JPG), 12 bit/channel (RAW)
Effective Pixels: 6.31MP
Total Pixels: 6.1MP
Recorded Resolutions: 3008 x 2000 (6M), 2400 x 1600, 1536 x 1024
Quality Levels: ***, **, *, RAW
Dust Removal: Image sensor movement combined with SP coating
Type/Construction: Pentax KAF2 bayonet stainless steel mount
Usable Lenses: KAF2, KAF, KA (K mount, 35mm screwmount, 645/67 medium format usable with adapter and/or restrictions)
SDM Function Yes
Power Zoom Function Not Available
Type: TTL phase-matching 11 point wide autofocus system (SAFOX VIII)
Focus Modes: AF single with focus lock and manual (AF continuous available in various camera modes)
Focus Point Adjustment: Auto, user-selectable, center
AF Assist Yes, via built-in flash
Type: Penta-mirror
Coverage 96%
Magnification 0.85x (w/ 50mm f/1.4 at infinity)
Standard Focusing Screen: Natural-Bright-Matte II
Diopter Adjustment: -2.5 to +1.5
Depth-of-field Preview: Optical diaphragm stop-down (digital preview available via custom function)
Type: 2.5" TFT color LCD monitor
Resolution: 210,000 pixels
Wide Angle Viewable: Yes, Approx 140° horizontal and vertical
Type: Body--based, magnetic, free-floating CCD-shift shake reduction
Type: TTL open-aperture 16 segment metering
Sensitivity Range: EV 1-21.5 (ISO 200, 50mm f/1.4)
Multi Segment: Yes
Center Weighted: Yes
Spot: Yes
Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 steps)
Exposure Lock: Yes
Exposure Bracketing: Yes
Auto: 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200 (auto range selectable)
Manual: 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
Auto Preset Modes Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent (W, D, N), Flash
Manual Mode(s): Yes
Type: Electronically controlled vertical-run focal plane shutter
Shutter Speed: 1/4000 to 30s with bulb
Mode Selection: Auto Picture Mode, Picture Mode (Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Action, Night ScenePortrait, Flash Off), Scene Mode (Night Scene, Surf & Snow, Text, Sunset, Kids, Pet, Candlelight, Museum), Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Metered Manual, Bulb
Green Simplified Mode available: Yes
P/A/S/M/B: P, A, S, M, B
Mode Selection: Single frame, continuous advance, self-timer auto bracket, remote
Continuous FPS: 2.8 FPS (5 JPG, 3 RAW)
Self Timer: Yes, 2s or 12s
Remote Control: Yes, infrared and cable switch supported
Mode Selection: One shot, index (9 thumbnails), magnification, image rotation, slideshow, histogram, bright/dark indicators
Magnification 12x, scrollable
Digital Filters (playback): B&W, sepia, color (18 filters), soft (3 levels), slim (+/- 8 levels), brightness
Still: RAW, JPG (EXIF 2.21), DCF (design rule for camera file system), DPOF, Print Image Matching III
Functions Available: 19 Custom Functions
Type: Retractable P-TTL auto-popup flash
Guide Number: 15.6 (200/m)
Coverage: 28mm (35mm equiv)
Flash Modes: Auto, Manual, Auto with Redeye, Manual with Redeye
Flash Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV (in 1/2 steps)
Type: P-TTL (high speed sync, wireless P-TTL available w/ Pentax dedicated flash units)
Synchronization Speed: 1/180s
Ports: SB 2.0 hi-speed, video out, DC input, cable switch
Video Out: NTSC, PAL
Printer Interfaces: PictBridge
Power Source: CR-V3 (2x), AA (4x lithium, alkaline, NiMH rechargeable)
Recordable Images: Approx 730 (630 with 50% flash use)
Playback Time: Approx 700 minutes
AC Adapter Available: Yes, optional
Body Dimensions: (W x H x D) - 5.1"x 3.6"x 2.8"
Body Weight (without Battery): 20.1 oz
Body Weight (with Battery): 22.8 oz (CR-V3) / 23.5 oz (AA)
Construction Material(s): Plastic polymer shell wrapped around a rugged stainless steel chassis
Operating Temperature: 32-104 degrees F
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Swedish, Netherlands, Italian, Russian, Korean, Chinese (traditional & simplified), Japanese
Windows: Windows Vista/XP/2000, USB port
MAC: MacOS 10.2 or later, USB port
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