Pentax K-30 review

Full specification for K-30

Full specifications for K-30
Colour Space Adobe RGB, sRGB
Drive Mode Single, Continuous Hi 6fps, Continuous Lo 3fps, self-timer, remote, auto bracketing, HDR, interval, multiple exposure
Shutter Speeds 30-1/6000sec in 1⁄3EV or 1/2EV steps plus bulb
File Format DNG raw, JPEG, raw + JPEG simultaneously
Power Rechargeable Lithium-Ion D-LI109 battery
Weight 650g including battery and card (590g without)
Exposure Modes Auto, program, aperture priority, shutter priority, manual, sensitivity priority, shutter and aperture priority, bulb
Focal Length Mag 1.5x
Max Flash Sync 1/180sec
Sensor 16.3-million-effective-pixel CMOS sensor
White Balance Bracket Yes, over 3 images
AF Points 11 individually selectable AF points (9 cross-type)
Field of View 100%
LCD 3in TFT with 921,000 dots
Output Size 4928x3264 pixels
Viewfinder Type Pentaprism, 0.92x magnification
Memory Card SD, SDHC or SDXC
Shutter Type Electronically controlled, focal-plane shutter
Built-in Flash Yes – GN 12m @ ISO 100
Dioptre Adjustment -2.5 to +1.5 dioptre
White Balance Auto, 10 presets, custom setting, Kelvin and WB fine adjustment
External mic No
Video 1920x1080 pixels (at 24, 25 and 30fps), 1280x720 pixels (at 50, 60fps), 640x480 pixels, Motion JPEG (AVI), H.264
DoF Preview Yes
Compression 2-stage JPEG, 3-stage raw
ISO 100-12,800 (expandable to ISO 25,600)
Metering System 77-segment metering, centreweighted and spot
Exposure Comp ±5EV in 1⁄3EV or 1/2EV steps
Focusing Modes Manual, AF.A (auto) AF.S (single), AF.C (continuous)
Lens Mount Pentax KAF2
Dimensions 128.5 x 96.5 x 71.5mm (excluding protrusions)
Connectivity / Interface USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, AV out, cable switch
RRP £599.99 (body only) £679 (with 18-55mm weather-sealed kit lens)