The new Pentax K-70 DSLR camera will be announced on June 9, 2016 along with a new HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE lens.
The Pentax K-70 camera will have a 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor, enhanced buffer and slightly faster continuous shooting and it is expected to be the successor to Pentax K-S2. The new Pentax 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE lens will replace the current DA 55-300mm F/4-5.8 ED model. And this lens will be more compact and lightweight.
Pentax K-70 Main Specs (See Pentax K-70 detailed specs):
- 24MP APS-C CMOS sensor
- In-body camera shake correction, “SR”
- Shutter speed: 30-1/6,000 seconds, synchro 1/180 sec
- ISO 100-204,800
- Viewfinder coverage: 100%, magnification: 0.95x
- Video: full HD 60i, 60p
- AF video: image plane phase difference and contrast hybrid
- Dust and water sealed
- GPS unit with O-GPS support (GPS, ASTROTRACER)
- 4K video recording, 4K interval movie
- Built-in Wi-Fi
- Media SD / SDHC / SDXC (UHS-I)
- Dimensions: 125.5mm x 93.0mm x 74.0mm
- Weight: 688 grams (including battery and SD card)
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