Ricoh Pentax K500. This affordable model inherits some notable features, such as light weight easy to grip, playback high resolution image with about 16 MP effective, high-sensitivity shooting up to ISO 51200 and high speed continuous shooting up to approx. 6 fps, making it an ideal imaging tool for all amateur and novice photographers.
Detailed features of Ricoh Pentax K500.
Jump right into digital photography with a comfortable, approachable DSLR, paired with high quality specifications that go above and beyond entry level with the PENTAX K-500—made for families and casual photographers looking for more than just the basics. Everyday photography is made easy with the Ricoh Pentax K500’s wide selection of simple user-modes and creative tools for limitless personalized expressions, taking your images to a whole new level of stunning. The value adds up with a 16 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor, fast continuous shooting at six frames per second, high sensitivity shooting up to ISO 51200, 100% field of view, innovative in-body shake reduction, and an advanced auto focus module.
K-Mount Compatible with 25 Million PENTAX lenses. The PENTAX K-mount is compatible with every single K-mount lens ever made. Choose from over 25 million PENTAX lenses to use with your K-500? Wether you’re a novice or an expert, there’s a PENTAX lens that lets you capture your interesting view of the world.
Energizer Ultimate Lithium AA-size batteries included, with option to use a rechargeable standard lithium battery. Compatible with both rechargeable Lithium and AA batteries for plentiful power at home or while travelling. Standard rechargeable Lithium batter available for purchase.
Innovative In-body Shake Reduction (SR) Mechanism. The Ricoh Pentax K500 in-body, sensor-shift Shake and Dust Reduction technology ensures sharp, image stabilized, auto-leveled, and dust-free imaging with any mounted lens.
16 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor. A high performance 16 megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor strikes the perfect balance between resolution and image quality.
Full 1080p h.264 HD video recording. Full 1080p HD video capture at 30 frames per second (60 FPS for 720p) features efficient h.264 compression, flexible exposure control, and HDR finishing options for stunning video quality.
High Precision SAFOX IXi+ Auto Focusing. Advanced SAFOX IXi+ autofocus engine, with AF assist lamp and light source detection sensor, features improved optical components, including a diffraction lens, for responsive autofocus in any lighting.
Enhanced Creative Modes, multilayer filtering opportunities. Choose from 11 types of custom image modes and 19 digital filters, all with multi layering capabilities, for more creative expression than you ever dreamt of. The K-500 lets you show off your unique visions with real, high-resolution images.