Pentax K200D 10.2 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with 18-55mm Lens Kit, 2.7 inch LCD Monitor

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About Pentax

The Pentax K200D, perfect for developing digital SLR users, offers an easy-to-use interface and incorporates award winning Pentax imaging technology. With 10.2 megapixels, this DSLR features many of the advancements that are incorporated in the Pentax K20D, including a 2.7 inch LCD monitor, Custom Image functions for perfect control over how images are developed and the Expanded Dynamic Range function.

Compatible with any Pentax lens ever produced and featuring Shake Reduction, the Pentax K200D offers a high quality image sensor with the sophisticated PRIME (Pentax Real Image Engine), a user-friendly Dust Removal system including the new Dust Alert feature, 11-point SAFOX VIII auto focus system, sophisticated 16-segment multi-pattern metering and auto sensitivity control up to ISO 1600, all in a weather and dust resistant body.

Pentax Features

  • Shake Reduction feature incorporating a 10.2 megapixel CCD is compatible with ANY PENTAX lens ever produced, including SDM lenses, minimizes the effect of camera shake
  • Auto Picture and Scene modes offer shooting ease, while advanced modes, such as the Sv mode, allow photographers to grow with the camera
  • 2.7 inch high resolution, wide view LCD panel allows easy review of pictures, while including enlarged menu lettering
  • Weather and dust resistant body allows you to keep shooting even in harsh conditions
  • Includes long life Energizer AA Lithium batteries for the perfect combination of long life and easy to find replacements
  • Advanced 16-segment metering and 11-point AF, with 9 cross sensors, ensure perfectly exposed and focused images
  • PRIME image processing engine maximizes image properties and allows custom adjustment of image parameters
  • Custom Image modes, with six preset options, offer superior control of how the PRIME processor develops images
  • Enhanced Dynamic Range mode gives 200% more dynamic range

Pentax Specifications

Sensor Type
Interline interlace CCD with primary color filter and integrated Shake/Dust Reduction sensor movement system
Sensor Size
23.5 x 15.7mm
Color depth
8 bits/channel JPG, 12 bits/channel RAW
Effective pixels
10.2 MP
Total pixels
10.75 MP
Recorded resolutions
3872x2592 (10M), 3008x2000 (6M), 1824x1216 (2M)
Quality levels
Best, Better, Good
Dust removal
Image sensor movement combined with SP coating
Lens Mount Type/construction
Pentax KAF2 bayonet stainless steel mount
Usable lenses
Pentax KAF2, KAF and KA (K mount, 35mm screwmount, 645/67 med format useable w/ adapter and/or restrictions)
SDM function
Focus System Type
TTL phase-matching 11 point wide autofocus system (SAFOX VIII)
Focus modes
AF Single (w/focus lock), Manual, AF Continuous available in Action mode (including Auto Pict Action), Kids mode, Pet mode, P/A/S/M/B/Sv
Focus point adjustment
Auto, User-Selectable, Center
AF assist
Yes, via built-in flash
Viewfinder Type
Coverage (field of view)
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
LCD Monitor Type
2.7" TFT color LCD monitor, adjustable brightness
Approx 230,000 dots
Wide angle viewable
Yes, approx 160 degrees horizontal/vertical
Built-in Flash Type
Retractable P-TTL popup flash
Guide number
13 (100/m)
28mm wide angle (equivalent to 35mm)
Flash modes
Flash exposure compensation
-2 to 1 EV in 1/2 steps
External Flash Type
Hot Shoe (P-TTL, high speed sync available), Wireless with PENTAX dedicated flash
Synchronization speed
Storage Media Internal memory
Removable memory
Interfaces Ports
USB 2.0 hi-speed, video out, DC input, cable switch
Video out
Printer interfaces
Power Supply Power source
4 AA (lithium, alkaline, NiMH rechargeable)
Recordable images
Approx 1100 w/lithium (approx 550 with 50% flash use)
Playback time
Approx 700 min
AC adapter available
Yes (optional)
Language Support
English, French, German, Spanish, Swedish, Dutch, Italian, Russian, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Japanese, Korean, Traditional/Simplified Chinese
Image Stabilization
Type - Body-based, sensor shift Shake Reduction (4 stops maximum)
Metering System Type
TTL open aperture, 16 segment metering
Sensitivity range
EV 0-21 (ISO 100, 50mm f/1.4)
Yes, 16 segments
Center weighted
Exposure compensation
+/- 2 EV (1/2 or 1/3 steps)
Exposure lock
Exposure bracketing
Yes, 3 frames, up to +/- 1.5 (1/2 steps) or +/- 1.0 (1/3 steps)
ISO Sensitivity Auto
100-1600 ISO (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)
ISO Sensitivity Manual
100-1600 ISO (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)
White Balance Auto preset modes
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent (W, D, N), Flash, Color Temperature
White Balance Manual mode(s)
Yes WB fine adjustment available
Shutter Type
Electronically controlled, vertical run, focal plane shutter
Shutter speed
1/4000 to 30 sec, bulb available
Capture Modes Mode selection
Auto Picture, Picture (Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Action, Night Scene Portrait, Standard Flash-Off), Scene (Night Scene, Surf & Snow, Food, Sunset, Kids, Pet, Candlelight, Museum), Program, Sensitivity Priority, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Metered Manual, Bulb
Green simplified mode available
P, A, S, M, B (extended modes include Sv)
Date stamp
Digital filters (capture)
Data record
Folder Name (standard, date)
Drive Modes Mode selection
Single, Continuous (Hi, Lo), Self-Timer (12s, 2s), Remote (0s, 3s), Auto Bracket
Drive Modes Continuous FPS
2.8 FPS (4 JPG and Continuous Hi, 4 RAW), 1.1 FPS (unlimited JPG and Continuous Lo, 4 RAW)
Yes (12s, 2s)
Remote control
Yes, infrared (0s, 3s) and cable switch supported
Playback Modes Mode selection
One shot, two shots, index (4, 9, or 16 thumbnails), magnification, image rotation, folder view, slideshow, histogram, bright/dark indicators, RAW to JPG
Digital filters (playback)
B&W, Sepia, Color (18), Soft (3), Illustration, HDR (3), Slim (+/- 8), Brightness (+/- 8)
File Formats
Still - RAW PEF/DNG, JPG (EXIF 2.21), DCF 2.0 (design rule for camera file system), DPOF, Print Image Matching III
Custom Functions
Functions available: 23
Computer Requirements Windows
Windows XP/Vista, USB port
Computer Requirements Mac
MacOS 10.2 or later, USB 2.0 port
5.2 x 3.7 x 2.9" (W x H x D)
Body weight (without battery or removable memory) - 22.2 oz; Loaded and ready - 24.3 oz with lithium batteries (25.6 oz with alkaline batteries)
Pentax 1 year warranty
Mfr #

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