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Pentax K-3II Pentax DSLR (Body Only)
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- 24 effective mega-pixels in an APS-C sized CMOS sensor with ISO range of 100-51200.Resolution:24.35 Megapixels
- Built-in GPS with Astro Tracer Function for Astro photography with built in compass function
- Pixel Shift Resolution by in body shake reduction function for razor sharp images with excellent detail and color reproduction
- FLU, Eye-fi Wireless, and SDX Memory card compatibility for easy image transfer to mobile devices and remote control of camera
- Dual SD card slot
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|Auto Focus Technology|
|Battery Average Life||720 Photos|
|Continuous Shooting Speed||8.3 fps|
|Display Fixture Type||Fixed|
|Display Resolution Maximum||1037000|
|Display Size||3.2 inches|
|Exposure Control Type|
|External Memory Included||No|
|File Format||JPEG (Exif v2.3), Raw (PEF/DNG)|
|Flash Memory Type||Dual SD/SDHC/SDXC|
|Flash Sync Speed||1/180 sec|
|Flash Type||Hot shoe, flash sync port|
|Focus Description||SAFOX 11 with TTL phase-matching detection|
|Focus Type||Includes Manual Focus|
|Form Factor||Mid-size SLR|
|ISO Range||Auto, 100 - 51200|
|Image Aspect Ratio||3:2|
|Item Dimensions||3.94 x 3.03 x 5.16 inches|
|Item Weight||1.76 pounds|
|Lithium Battery Energy Content||14 Watt Hours|
|Lithium Battery Weight||11.25 grams|
|Manufacturer Warranty Description||1 year|
|Material Type||Magnesium alloy|
|Maximum Shutter Speed||1/8000 of a second|
|Maximum horizontal resolution||6,016|
|Metering||Multi, Center-weighted, Spot|
|Minimum Shutter Speed||30 seconds|
|Optical Sensor Resolution||24.4 MP|
|Optical Sensor Technology||CMOS|
|Photo Sensor Technology||CMOS|
|Processor Description||Prime III|
|Remote Control Description||optional, wired or wireless|
|Sensor Cleaning Method||DR II|
|Shipping Weight||2.4 pounds|
|Supported Battery Types||Lithium-Ion D-LI90 rechargeable battery & charger|
|Total USB 3.0 Ports||1|
|Video Capture Format||MPEG-4, H.264|
|Video Capture Resolution||1920 x 1080 (60i, 50i, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)|
|Viewfinder Type||Optical (pentaprism)|
|Weather Resistance||Weather and dust resistant|
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|Continuous Shooting||8.3||7.07||6 frames_per_second||—||—||6.5|
|Screen Size||3.2 in||3.2 in||3 in||3 in||3.2 in||3.2 in|
|Focus Type||Includes Manual Focus||Includes Manual Focus||manual-and-auto||—||manual-and-auto||Includes Manual Focus|
|Image stabilization||Sensor-shift||Sensor-shift||Dynamic||Dynamic||Image Stabilization||None|
|ISO Range||Auto, 100 - 51200||Auto, 100 - 51200||—||—||—||Auto, 100-12800, expandable to 50-51200|
|Item Dimensions||3.03 x 5.16 x 3.94 in||3.03 x 5.16 x 3.94 in||4.9 x 2.9 x 3.7 in||2.99 x 5.18 x 3.97 in||3.36 x 5.37 x 4.33 in||3.07 x 5.55 x 4.45 in|
|Item Weight||1.76 lbs||1.76 lbs||2 lbs||1.54 lbs||2.22 lbs||1.65 lbs|
|Megapixels||24.4 megapixels||24.4 megapixels||24.24 megapixels||24.32 megapixels||36.4 megapixels||24.3 megapixels|
|Optical Sensor Resolution||24.4 megapixels||24 megapixels||24.24 megapixels||24 megapixels||36.4 megapixels||—|
|Photo Sensor Size||APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)||APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)||aps-c||APS-C||Full Frame||CMOS (35.9 x 24mm)|
|Style Name||N/A||Body Only||w/ 18-135mm||None||—||Body Only|
|Video Capture Resolution||1920 x 1080 (60i, 50i, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)||1080p_hd||1080p||1080p||—||1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p)|
|Viewfinder||Optical (pentaprism)||Optical (pentaprism)||optical viewfinder||optical viewfinder||optical viewfinder||Optical (pentaprism)|
|Wireless Technology||Optional, Special version of Flu Card available||Optional, Special version of Flu Card available||Wi-Fi||—||Wi-Fi||BuiltIn|
Designed for the top performance of the K series, the K-3II provides an array of outstanding features, including high-resolution image reproduction with approximately 24 effective megapixels; a 27-point AF system; high-speed continuous shooting at approximately 8.3 images per second; high-precision exposure control with a newly designed 86,000 pixel RGB light-metering sensor; a new, large, high-resolution LCD monitor, an optical viewfinder with the largest, brightness subject image in its class; and built in GPS and compass with sensor shift for Astro photography in compact form factor. The new AA simulator - a highly innovative function developed specifically for the K-3II - allows the user to effectively minimize moiré without actually installing an optical AA filter in the camera, providing a choice of filtered or filter-free shooting for a given scene or subject. The K-3II also offers pixel shift resolution technology that moves the image sensor unit in minute increments, a single pixel pitch at a time, to capture four shots. Pixel Shift Resolution merges those shots into a single image to generate an ultra high-definition image. This difference makes it excellent for detail and color reproduction, creating super high-definition images. The time-proven dustproof, weather-resistant body construction ensures dependable, flawless performance in the field.
Top customer reviews
No flash: I don't use the flash as much and saw myself carrying a separate flash unit even when I had the d5300.
GPS: I was skeptical about the GPS on this one. The built in GPS on the D5300 would take about 10 seconds to adjust. So every time the screen turned off it would have to look for the GPS signal and it was a battery killer. The GPS in the K-3ii takes about 2 seconds and doesn't affect the battery as much.
Weather Sealed: I paired it with a 18-55 mm WR lens, I haven't used much the WR since California is currently in a drought but it will come in handy eventually. There aren't many WR lenses available. I use a 35mm prime and would buy a 35mm WR in a heartbeat (50mm WR is available tho)
Lens: Works with every pentax lens. I currently have it paired with an 18-55 WR Pentax, 35mm f/2.4 Pentax, and an old Pentax-M 50mm f/2. All works perfectly, the newer ones focus very fast. The old one doesnt have AF.
Body: Sexy magnesium-alloy body. The style is different from Nikons and Canons, its more squary which I liked.
Viewfinder: Pentaprism, enough said.
CONS: 1. It can't toast toast.
I Love This Camera! Upgraded from a Pentax K-x (now 6 years old)..What an UPGRADE! It's so much quieter, faster and full of amazing technology! It takes such amazing quality pictures! This is actually pushing me to go beyond and improve my understanding and knowledge of photography...how? it does not have the "pre-set scene settings"... Like "Portrait" mode, or "Landscape" mode....Which I started breaking away from on my k-x, that's how it I knew, it was time... Upgrade!
All of my lenses for my K-x fit on this camera and work just fine!
About the recall, the serial number I have does fall below the "622...." number...However, I have had Zero issues with the camera.
I did buy a Nikon a few weeks ago, honestly could not stand the thing! I took it right back to store for a refund!!!
Seller: "Web Offers"
Shipping from this company was BLAZING FAST! Tracking was fantastic too! Fast to respond to inquiries and answer questions! Thank you!
2 of my pictures using the K-3II
Here are 2 pics I took in the last 2 days - 1 is a Sandhill Crane the other a Sunflower.
Yes, there are areas for improvement, I'm not a professional photographer (YET), just a rookie that loves....photography! Hope this is helpful!
I was looking for a camera that would allow me to grow with it. This absolutely fits that bill. Unless you are looking to shoot a full frame, this camera will probably do far more than what you need. I highly recommend it.
Great functionality, pixel shift, image stabilisation in camera body. Built in sensitive GPS is nice, actually no flash, so external one is a must.
This DSLR construction is very solid, weather sealed.
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