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PENTAX Q-S1 - Overview

  • 1/1.7-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor
  • Top sensitivity of ISO 12800
  • In-body SR (Shake Reduction)
  • Full HD Video and continuous AF
  • Wide range of lenses and accessories


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The essence of high-quality digital photography


(focal length 3.8mm, equivalent in 35mm format: 17mm).Shutter speed: 1/30 sec., F3.7, 0.0EV, ISO100,WB: Tungsten

Exceptional image quality with true-to-life description

The key components needed for superior image quality are the image sensor, imaging engine and lens. By optimizing these three components, the PENTAX Q-S1 assures the beautiful image rendition demanded from lens-interchangeable digital cameras.


Featuring the exclusive Q ENGINE as its imaging engine, the PENTAX Q-S1 not only assures extra-fine image description and efficient noise processing, but also provides a host of shooting and image-editing functions. This imaging engine is also the key to responsive, high-speed camera operation.

1/1.7-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor 

The PENTAX Q-1 features a 1/1.7-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor with a wide dynamic range at high-sensitivity settings. With approximately 12.4 effective megapixels, it produces beautiful, high-resolution images with rich gradation and minimal noise.

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Type - Camera Type Lens-interchangeable SL digital-still camera
Lens - Mount PENTAX bayonet Q-mount
Compatible Lens: Q-mount lenses
Sensor - Type CMOS sensor, with primary colour filter
Sensor - Effective Pixels Approx. 12.4 megapixels
Body - Height 58mm
Body - Width 105mm
Body - Depth 34mm
Body - Weight

200g (loaded with battery and SD card), 183g (body only)


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