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Pentax K10D - Specifications

Product data
Article Number 19095
Release date Sep 14, 2006
Camera Type TTL autofocus, auto-exposure digital SLR digital-still camera with built-in retractable P-TTL auto pop-up flash
Type 23.5mm x 15.7mm Interline interlace CCD with a primary colour filter
Total Pixels 10.75 megapixels
Effective Pixels 10.2 megapixels
Still JPEG: [10M]3872 x 2592 pixcels, [6M] 3008 x 2000 pixels, [2M] 1824 x 1216 pixels RAW: [10M] 3872 x 2592 pixels
Colour Depth 8 bit (JPEG) or 12 bit (RAW)
Sensitivity Auto, Manual (100 to 1600 (1/3EV steps or 1/2 EV steps):Standard Output Sensitivity)
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy,Tungsten Light, Fluorescent Light (W, D, N), Flash, Manual setting
Mount PENTAX KAF2 bayonet mount
Usable lenses PENTAX KAF2-, KAF-, and KA-mount  lenses* * Power zoom function available. K-mount lenses usable with restrictions. S-mount lenses, 67/645 lenses usable with adapter and with restrictions
Focusing System
Type TTL Phase-matching 11-point wide autofocus system (SAFOX VIII)
Functions Auto, Select, CentreAF-single (with focus lock); AF-continuous and Manual focus available
AF assist Avaiable via built-in flash
Type Pentaprism type
Field of View 95%
Magnification 0.95X (with 50mm F1.4 lens, infinity, -1m-1)
Focusing screen Natural-Bright-Matte II focusing screen (changeable)
Indication (1) Shake Reduction; (2) Flash status; (3) Shutter speed; (4) Aperture; (5) Focus indicatoer; (6) Manual focus; (7) EV bar; (8) EV compensation;  (9) Flash exposure compensation; (13) AE lock indicator; (14) ISO warning; (15) Number of recordable images/EV compensation/confirm sensitivity
Diopter adjustment -2.5 - +1.5m-1
Type 2.5 inch, low-temperature polysilicon TFT color LCD monitor (Approx. 210,000 pixels), brightness adjustable, Wide angle view
Playback One Shot, Index (9 or 4 thumb nails), Enlargement (up to 20X, scroll available), Image Rotation, Folder view, Slideshow , Histogram, Bright Portion
External LCD Panel
Indication (1) Shutter speed; (2) Aperture; (3) Flash mode (Flash-On, Flash-Off, Red-eye reduction, Auto, Slow-speed sync); (4) Drive mode (Shingle frame, Continuous, Self-timer, Remote control); (5) EV bar; (6) Auto bracket; (7) Flash exposure compensation; (8) EV compensation; (9) Battery level; (10) White balance; (11) ISO warning; (12)RAW / RAW+JPEG; (13) Number of recordable images/EV compensation/PC(Pb); (14) Multi-exposure
Type Electronically controlled vertical-run focal plane shutter
Speed 1/4000 - 30 sec. and bulb
X-Synchronization Sync speed: 1/180 sec. set automatically with RTF or PENTAX dedicated flash unit at recharge completion. With RTF and via hot shoe
Exposure system
Metering TTL open-aperture 16-segment metering (coupled with lens and AF information)(1) Multi-segment metering (2) Center-weighted metering (3) Spot metering
Exposure Modes (1) Green (2) Program AE (3) Sensitivity-Priority AE (4) Shutter-Priority AE (5) Aperture-Priority AE (6) Shutter and Aperture- Priority AE (7) Metered Manual (8) X speed (9) Bulb
Metering Range EV 1 - 21.5 (at Standard Output Sensitivity 200 with 50mm F1.4 lens)
Auto Exposure Lock Availiable
Compensation ±3 EV (1/2EV steps),  ±2 EV (1/3EV steps)
Auto Bracketing 3 frames within range of  ±0.5EV,  ±1.0EV, ±1.5EV (0.5EV steps) or ±0.3EV,  ±0.7EV, ±1.0EV (0.3EV steps)
Type Built-in retractable P-TTL auto pop-up flash
Guide Number 11 (Standard Output Sensitivity 100/m), 15.6 (Standard Output Sensitivity 200/m)
Angle of View Coverage 28mm wide-angle (equivalent to 35mm)
Exposure Compensation -2 EV to -1 EV(1/2EV steps)
Exposure Parameters
Modes Single-frame advance, continuous advance*, self-timer (12 sec., 2 sec.), auto bracket and remote control (0sec., 3sec.) *Approx. 3 fps, sequence: untill the memory card becomes full (JPEG), 10 frame (RAW), 6 frames (RAW+JPEG)
Digital Filter B&W (4 type), Sepia (3 type), Colour (18 type), Soft (three-level amount adjustable), Slim (+/- 8 level amount adjustable), Brightness (at playback mode)
External SD memory card, SDHC memory card
File Format JPEG (Exif 2.21), RAW, DCF (Design rule of Camera File system), DPOF (Digital Print Order Form), PRINT Image Matching IIIJPEG: ***Best, **Better, *Good RAW: PEF, DNG
Special Features
Features 71 cities (28 time zones)
Language English, French, German, Spanish, Swedish, Netherlandish, Italian, Russian, Korean, Chinese (Traditional/Simplified), Portuguese, Japanese
Format Single image print, All images print, DPOF auto print
Interface USB 2.0 (HI-SPEED)Compatible with PAL and NTSC formats
Source Rechargeable D-LI50 lithium-ion battery Optional AC adapter also available.
Height 101mm
Width 141.5mm
Depth 70mm
Weight 710g without battery and SD memory card
PC Windows 2000/XP Home Edition & Professional
Mac Mac OS X 10.2 or later was pre-installed at Macintosh PC
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