New 16MP Pentax K-5 II and K-5 IIs digital SLRs

Fred Miranda
Registered: Dec 31, 2001
Total Posts: 22196
Country: United States

Pentax today announced the introduction of its Pentax K-5 II and K-5 IIs flagship digital SLR cameras, designed to advance the company’s well-received K-5 camera, which launched in October 2010. The Pentax K-5 II body will be available for $1,299 and the 's' version, without an anti-aliasing filter, will cost $100 more.

Pentax K-5 II highlights:

  • 16.3 MP CMOS Sensor
  • 11 Point SAFOX X Autofocus System
  • 3.0" Air-Gap-Free LCD w/ 921k Dots
  • AF EV range (-3 EV to +18 EV)
  • 1080p HD Video
  • 80-51200 ISO Range
  • Body-based Shake Reduction System
  • Steel Chassis with weather-sealed magnesium alloy cover
  • 7 FPS and 1/8000 Maximum Shutter Speed
To read the the full camera specs visit

Bruce Sawle
Registered: Sep 26, 2006
Total Posts: 4237
Country: United States

focuses in -3 EV. Wow that is almost pitch black!!