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MX-1 Digital Camera (Black)

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With its genuine brass covers and advanced digital compact capabilities, the Pentax MX-1 Digital Camera (Black) is where craft design meets contemporary quality.  The MX-1's fast F1.8-2.5 lens, 4X zoom and large 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor allow for bright everyday imagery inside a stylish body. As its brass wears with time, feel the good old days come back to life in your images of today with the PENTAX MX-1.

The built-in lens features a 35mm-equivalent focal length range of 28-112mm, providing a wide breadth of shooting possibilities. A maximum f/1.8-2.5 aperture is ideally-suited for dimly-lit shooting as well as providing greater control over your depth of field when shooting.

  • DSLR-like features: This compact camera includes DSLR-like features such as textured mode dials, an exposure adjustment dial, In-body RAW development capability, HDR shooting and Custom images modes.
  • Genuine brass covers: Beautiful design is made to resemble a classic film camera; with its genuine brass covers and metal accents for a refined finish.
  • PENTAX lens F1.8-2.5: Enjoy a fast and bright, wide-aperture smc PENTAX lens at F1.8-2.5 for outstanding depth of field control and beautiful bokeh.
  • 12 megapixel CMOS sensor: This high-end compact is equipped with a 1/1.7 inch, 12 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor for exceptional performance.
  • 4X optical zoom: This 4X optical zoom features a versatile range for shooting at 28-112mm in the 35mm format, making it ideal for everyday use. The four-element aspherical lens corrects for various optical aberrations, ensuring sharp images free of ghosting and flaring throughout the entire range.
  • Pixel Track Shake Reduction (SR) stabilization: Dual PENTAX body-based Sensor-shift & Pixel Track Shake Reduction (SR) stabilization system effectively compensates for camera shake and ensures sharp, blur-free images and video, even in the most shake-prone and low lighting conditions.
  • ISO up to 12800: Shoot in any lighting condition with excellent high sensitivity performance throughout a wide dynamic range, with a maximum sensitivity of ISO 12800.
  • Fast Face Detection: Create the perfect group shot or a gorgeous portrait with Fast Face Detection technology, as it quickly finds up to 32 subjects in any scene for impeccably focused and exposed faces. This technology also includes Smile Capture and Blink Detection functions, as well as exposure modes specifically designed for portrait photography and even Pet photography.
  • Large 3-inch 920K pixel tilt LCD screen: The large, high-resolution 3-inch 920K pixel LCD screen can be tilted up or down for easy viewing and shooting from difficult angles. Menus are straightforward and user-friendly, and make use of a Dual-axis electronic level gauge for horizontal and vertical shooting.
  • 1080p h.264 HD video: Capture full 1920 X 1080p resolution HD video with efficient, high quality h.264 compression at 30 frames per second. Also, make use of an HDMI port to allow smooth and functional output of high definition images, video and sound to HDTVs. Enjoy creative movie playback features, such as High-speed Movie mode for slow-motion playback and Time-lapse Movie mode for fast-forward playback.
  • 1cm macro mode: Photograph tiny details in life-size with a 1cm macro mode, allowing you to focus on the smallest of subjects from as close as 1cm from the front of the camera lens. This is the perfect feature for taking beautiful shots of plants and insects.

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Digital Point and Shoot Information
Sensor 1/1.7 In. CCD
Sensitivity 100-12800
Shutter Speeds 30 - 1/8000 sec
Exposure Modes Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Dimensions 4.8 x 2.4 x 2In. / 121.9 x 61.0 x 50.8 mm
Weight 13.8 oz / 391 g
Video 1080 HD
Video Yes, NTSC/PAL
Megapixels 12 Megapixels
Color Black
Optical Zoom 4x
Digital Zoom 1.95x
Effective Megapixels 12
Battery Type D-LI106 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.6V, 1250mAh)
Connectivity 1x AV Output, HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0
Flash Auto, Auto w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Auto w/ Slow Synchro, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On w/ Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Storage Media 37.9MB Internal Memory, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Compatible Memory Card SD, SDHC, SDXC
Viewfinder LCD Rear Screen
LCD Monitor Type LCD Rear Screen (1229000 pixels)
LCD Screen Size 3.0"
Lens Focal Length 6-24 mm
Lens Aperture f/1.8 (W) - 2.5 (T) to f/8
White Balance Modes Auto Cloudy Daylight Flash Fluorescent Incandescent Manual
Continuous Shooting Speed Up to 1 fps for up to 6 frames
Lens Type EFL: 6-24 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28-112 mm), 11 elements in 8 groups
Image Stabilization Optical & Digital
  • D-LI106 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.6V, 1250mAh)
  • Lens Cap
  • Camera Strap
  • Battery Charger Cradle
  • AC Power Cord
  • USB Cable
  • CD-ROM Software
  • 1-Year Limited Warranty
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