Pentax Pentax K-3 II

Developed as the successor to the award winning Pentax K-3, the new K-3 II shares its predecessor’s magnesium alloy casing, metal chassis, 24.35 effective megapixel resolution, 27-point AF system and approximately 8.3 frames per second shooting while adding an improved 4.5EV stop shake reduction system, new high-speed AF algorithm, GPS, gyro sensor panning detection and automatic horizon correction.
Announced: 22/04/2015
Body Type
Body TypeMid-size SLR
Sensor
Max Resolution6016 x 4000
Other Resolutions
  • 4608 x 3072
  • 3072 x 2048
  • 1920 x 1080
Image Ratio3:2
Megapixels24.35
SizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
TypeCMOS
ProcessorPrime III
Image
ISO Range100-51200
ISO Minimum100
ISO Maximum51,200
White Balance Presets
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilisation
Uncompressed FormatRAW
JPEG Quality Levels
  • Best
  • Better
  • Good
File Format
  • RAW
  • JPEG
Optics & Focus
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Manual Focus
Number of Focus Points27
Lens MountPentax KAF2
Crop1.5x
Screen / Viewfinder
Screen Size3.2
Screen Pixels1,037,000
Screen TypeTFT LCD
Live View
Viewfinder TypeOptical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage100%
Viewfinder magnification0.95x
Features
Minimum shutter speed30 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec
Aperture Priority
Shutter Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
External Flash
Flash Modes
  • Auto Flash Discharge
  • Auto Flash + Red-eye Reduction
  • Flash On
  • Flash On + Red-eye Reduction
  • Slow-speed Sync
  • Slow-speed Sync + Red-eye
  • P-TTL
  • Trailing Curtain Sync
  • contrast-control-sync
  • high-speed sync
  • wireless sync
FPS8.3
Self-timer
Metering Modes3
Exposure Compensation
AE Bracketing
WB Bracketing
Orientation Sensor
Timelapse Recording
GPS
Video Features
Format
  • MP4
  • H.264
MicrophoneMono
SpeakerMono
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 24fps
External mic input
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Storage Slot Amount2
Physical
Weather Sealed
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery ModelLithium-Ion D-LI90 rechargeable battery
Battery Life (shots)720
Weight (grams)800
Dimensions131 x 100 x 77mm
Connectivity
USB
HDMI
Wireless
Remote Control
Headphone