Pentax K-1 Full Frame DSLR Camera to be Released on April 25

The Pentax K-1 full frame DSLR camera will be released on April 25, 2016 in US at Amazon, April 28 in Japan. The shipping date of Pentax K-1 at B&H and Adorama will be later, scheduled to start in early May, 2016.

The Pentax D-BG6 battery grip will start shipping on April 14 2016, while the Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA 15-30mm f/2.8 ED SDM WR ($1,499.95) and HD PENTAX-D FA 28-105mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR ($499.95) will start shipping on May 2, 2016.

Pentax K-1 Camera Body: $1,796.95 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

Pentax K-1 Features:

  • 36.4 effective MP, AA Filterless Full Frame CMOS sensor
  • Newly Designed Prime IV Engine
  • High Sensitivity 204,800 ISO
  • SRII five-axis Shake Reduction System
  • Pixel Shift Resolution System with motion correction function
  • Continuous shooting at 4.4fps
  • Selectable Anti-Aliasing Filter Effect
  • 33 Point Auto-Focus System
  • SAFOX 12 Autofocus Module
  • Pentaprism Optical Viewfinder with 100% FOV
  • 4-point LED Illumination of critical camera functions
  • 3.2-inch Cross-Tilt LCD display
  • APS-C Crop Mode for maximum lens flexibility and compatibility
  • Built-in GPS and ASTRO TRACER Functions
  • Built-in Electronic Compass
  • Wi-Fi Camera Control and Image Transfer
  • Professional H.264 Full HD video
  • Dual SD card slots
  • Fully weather sealed
  • HDMI port

via: DC.Watch, Ricoh Japan, PentaxRumors

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