51.4M Large CMOS sensor (43.8x32.8mm), ISO 204.800
Full HD movie
4K interval movie
High-precision exposure control RGB 86K
In-body RAW development
Lithium-Ion battery D-LI90 - 39830
Battery Charger kit K-BC90E - 39834
AC Adapter K-AC132E - 38779
GPS unit O-GPS1 - 39012
to the memory card
Tough : weather, dustproof and coldproof resistant body (up to -10°C)
Weather resistant lenses and flashes
Rigid magnesium alloy body, shutter durability
high operability
Bright and clear trapezoid prism finder with 98% field of view
3,2’’ Tiltable LCD Monitor with 1037K dots
LiveView shooting
Dual SD-SDHC-SDXC card slot
Great ergonomy and Compact dimensions
New fast and accurate AF module SAFOX 11 with 27 AF points
(25 cross-type points)
Quick response (3fps continuous shooting)
Faster image processing, instant Review display, and writing
high reliability
Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery D-LI90
Battery Charger D-BC90
AC plug cord
Strap O-ST150
Large eye cup O-EC107
Software (CD-ROM) S-SW150
Hot shoe cover FK,
Body mount cover
accuracy and Quick response
art. code
high picture & video quality
Sensor cleaning kit O-ICK1 - 39357
Weatherproof remote control O-RC1 - 39892
Flucard for Pentax 16Go O-FC1 - 38610
Image Transmitter 2 Software - 38553
Cable switch CS-205 - 37248
Flash AF 200FG - 30465
Flash AF 360FGZ II - 30438
Flash AF 540FGZ II - 30456
SLR backpack - 50278
Mobility and connectivity
Image Transmitter 2 Software for easy monitoring from a PC
Wifi remote control via Smartphones, tablet and computer with
dedicated Pentax Flu Card (in option)
USB 3.0
HDMI and Stereo-microphone terminal
X-Synchro flash terminal
weight : Approx. 1470g (body only)
Approx. 1550g (including dedicated
battery and SD card)
156 mm
117 mm
123 mm
Hotline: +44 (0)870 7368 299
technical specifications
Model Description
Drive modes
TTL autofocus, auto-exposure medium format digital SLR camera
Lens Mount
PENTAX 645AF2 mount with AF coupler, lens information contacts, and power contacts
Usable Lens
PENTAX 645AF2, 645AF and 645A mount lenses
Image capture unit
Image Sensor
Type: CMOS with a primary color filter, Size: 43.8 x 32.8 (mm)
Effective Pixels
Approx. 51.4 megapixels
Total Pixels
Approx. 52.99 megapixels
Dust Removal
Image sensor cleaning using ultrasonic vibrations "DR II" with the Dust Alert function
(Standard output)
ISO AUTO/100 to 204800 (EV steps can be set to 1EV, 1/2EV, or 1/3EV)
Image Stabilizer
Lens-shift type (By using SR system lens)
AA Filter Simulator
Moiré reduction using SR unit. OFF/Type1/Type2
File formats
Mode Selection
Stills: Single Frame, Continuous (H, L), Self-timer (12 sec., 2sec.), Remote Control (immediately,
3 sec., continuous), Multi-exposure (available with Continuous, Self-timer or Remote Control),
Interval Shooting, Interval Composite Movie: Remote Control, Interval Movie Record
Mirror Lock-up Shooting
Available with Continuous, Self-timer, Remote Control or Multi-exposure
Continuous Shooting
Max. approx. 3 fps, JPEG ( L:★★★at Continuous H): up to approx. 30 frames, RAW: up to
approx. 10 frames, TIFF: up to approx. 12
Max. approx. 1 fps, JPEG (L:★★★ at Continuous L): up to approx. 300 frames, RAW: up to
approx. 25 frames, TIFF: up to approx. 15
*When the sensitivity is set to ISO100.
Composite Mode: Additive, Average, Bright
Number of Shots: 2 to 2000 images
Interval Shooting
Stills: Interval: 2 sec. to 24 hr. Number of Shots: 2 to 2000 images Start Interval: Now, Set Time
Movie: Recorded Pixels: 4K, Full HD, HD Interval: 2 sec. to 1 hr. Recording Time: 14 sec. to 99 hr.
Start Interval: Now, Set Time"
Capture Setting
Custom Image
Bright, Natural, Portrait, Landscape, Vibrant, Radiant, Muted, Bleach Bypass, Reversal Film,
Monochrome, Cross Processing
Random, Preset 1-3, Favorite 1-3
Recording Formats
RAW (PEF/DNG), TIFF, JPEG (Exif 2.30), DCF2.0 compliant
Cross Processing
Recorded Pixels
JPEG: L (51M: 8256 x 6192), M (36M: 6912 x 5184), S (21M: 5376 x 4032), XS (3M: 1920
x 1440)
RAW: L (51M: 8256 x 6192)
TIFF: L (51M: 8256 x 6192)"
Noise Reduction
Slow Shutter Speed NR, High-ISO NR
Dynamic Range Settings
Highlight Correction, Shadow Correction
Lens Correction
RAW (14 bit): PEF, DNG
JPEG: ★★★ (Best), ★★ (Better), ★ (Good), RAW + JPEG simultaneous recording
Distortion Correction, Lateral Chromatic Aberration Correction, Peripheral Illumination Correction,
Diffraction Correction
HDR Capture
Auto, Type1, Type2, Type3, Exposure Bracket Value adjustable, Auto Align (automatic
composition correction function) available
Color Space
sRGB, AdobeRGB
Electronic Level
Storage Media
SD, SDHC*, SDXC* memory card, Eye-Fi card, FLUCARD *UHS-I compatible
Displayed in viewfinder and LCD panel (horizontal direction only); displayed on LCD monitor
(horizontal direction and vertical direction)
Dual Card Slot
Sequential save, Save to Both Dual save, Separate RAW/JPG, Copying images between
slots possible
Storage Folder
Folder Name: Date (100_1018, 101_1019...) or user-assigned (default: PENTX)
File Formats
MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (MOV) *Motion JPEG (AVI) for Interval Movie Record
Storage File
File Name: user-assigned (default: IMGP****)
File No.: Sequential Numbering, Reset"
Recorded Pixels
Full HD (1920 x 1080, 60i/50i/30p/25p/24p), HD (1280 x 720, 60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Quality Level
Keplerian telescopic trapezoid prism finder
Coverage (FOV)
Approx. 98 %
Approx. 0.62 x (55mmF2.8 at infinity), Approx. 0.85 x (75mmF2.8 at infinity)
Eye-Relief Length
Approx. 21 mm (from the view window), Approx 24.1 mm (from the center of lens)
Diopter adjustment
Approx. -3.5 m to + 2.0 m-1
Focusing Screen
Interchangeable Natural-Bright-Matte focusing screen
Live View
TTL method using CMOS image sensor
Focus Method
Contrast detection AF (Face Detection, Tracking, Multiple AF Points, Select, Spot)
Focus Peaking: ON/OFF
Field of view: approx. 100 %, Magnified view (2x, 4x, 8x, 12x, 16x), Grid Display (Grid
Style: 4x4 Grid, Golden Section, Scale, Square 1, Square 2, Grid Color: translucent black,
translucent white), Histogram, Highlight Alert, Rotate Display 180°
Built-in stereo microphones, external microphone (stereo recording compatible), Recording
Sound Level adjustable
Recording Time
Up to 25 minutes; automatically stops recording if the internal temperature of the camera
becomes high.
Custom Image
Bright, Natural, Portrait, Landscape, Vibrant, Radiant, Muted, Bleach Bypass, Reversal Film,
Monochrome, Cross Processing
Cross Processing
Random, Preset 1-3, Favorite 1-3
HDR *availble only for Inteval Movie
Auto, Type1, Type2, Type3, Exposure Bracket Value adjustable
Playback Functions
Playback View
Single image display, Multi-image display (6, 12, 20, 35, 80 thumbnails), Image magnification (up
to 16x, 1x display and quick zoom available), Grid Display (Grid Style: 4x4 Grid, Golden Section,
Scale, Square 1, Square 2, Grid Color: translucent black, translucent white), Rotated image
display, Histogram (Y histogram, RGB histogram), Highlight Alert, Auto Image Rotation, Detailed
Information Display, Copyright Information (Photographer, Copyright Holder), Folder Display,
Calendar Filmstrip Display, Slideshow, GPS information (latitude, longitude, altitude, Coordinated
Universal Time (UTC))
Single image, all images, select & delete, folder, Instant Review image
Digital Filter
Base Parameter Adj, Extract Color, Toy Camera, Retro, High Contrast, Shading, Invert Color,
Unicolor Bold, Bold Monochrome, Tone Expansion, Sketch, Water Color, Pastel, Posterization,
Miniature, Soft, Starburst, Fish-eye, Slim
RAW Development
Development options: Select single image, Select multiple images, Select a folder
Development parameters: File Format (JPEG/TIFF), Aspect Ratio, JPEG Recorded Pixels, JPEG
Quality, Color Space, Distortion Correction, Lateral Chromatic Aberration Correction, Peripheral
Illumination Correction, Diffraction Correction, Color Fringe Correction, White Balance, Custom
Image, Digital Filter, HDR, Sensitivity, High-ISO NR, Shadow Correction
Color Moiré Correction, Resize, Cropping (aspect ratio can be changed and tilt adjustment is
available), Movie Edit (dividing a movie file and deleting unwanted segments), Capturing a JPEG
still picture from a movie, Saving RAW Data, Image Copy, Eye-Fi Image Transfer
LCD monitor
Tiltable TFT color LCD monitor featuring an air-gapless structure with an AR-coated,
tempered-glass front panel
3.2 inch
Approx. 1037K dots
Brightness, Saturation and Color adjustable
Editing Features
Combination system of CMOS image and light source detection sensors
White Balance
Auto, Multi Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent Light (D: Daylight Color, N: Daylight
White, W: Cool White, L: Warm White), Tungsten Light, Flash, CTE, Manual (up to 3 settings
can be saved), Color Temperature (up to 3 settings can be saved), Copying the white balance
settings of a captured image possible
USER Modes
Up to 3 settings can be saved
Custom Functions
29 items
Mode Memory
11 items
Adjustable ±7 steps on A-B axis or G-M axis
Button Customization/
E-dial Programming
RAW/Fx Button: One Push File Format, Optical Preview, Digital Preview
AF Button: Enable AF1, Enable AF2, Cancel AF
Preview Dial: Optical Preview, Digital Preview
Illumination Button: LCD Panel Illumination, Modeling Flash, Test Flash
E-dials (front/rear): customizable to each exposure mode
Enable/Disable Controls
Type1: e-dials (front/rear), EV Compensation button, ISO button, AE Lock button, Green button,
Exposure Bracketing button, AF area button
Type2: e-dials (front/rear), EV Compensation button, ISO button, AE Lock button, Green button,
Exposure Bracketing button, AF area button, four-way controller, AF point change button, OK
button, AF button, RAW/Fx button
Text Size
Standard, Large
World Time
World Time settings for 75 cities (28 time zones)
English, French, Germany, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish,
Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek, Russian, Korean, Traditional Chinese, Simplified
Chinese, Japanese
AF Fine Adjustment
±10 step, adjustment for all lenses or individual lenses (up to 20 can be saved)
Copyright Information
Names of ""Photographer"" and ""Copyright Holder"" are embedded to the image file.
Revision history can be checked using the provided software.
White Balance
Fine Adjustment
Autofocus System
TTL: phase-matching autofocus
Focus System
SAFOX 11, 27 AF points (25 cross-type focus points in the center)
Brightness Range
EV -3 to 18 (ISO 100, at normal temperature)
AF Modes
Single AF (AF.S), Continuous AF (AF.C), Focus operation customizable
Focusing Area Selection Spot, Select, Expanded Area AF (S, M, L), Zone Select, Auto (27 AF Points)
Exposure Control
TTL open aperture metering using 86K pixel RGB sensor
Metering Modes: Multi-segment metering, Center-weighted metering, Spot metering
Metering Range
EV -1 to 21 (ISO100 at 55mmF2.8)
Exposure Modes
Program, Sensitivity Priority, Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Shutter & Aperture Priority,
Manual, Bulb, Flash X-sync Speed, USER1, USER2, USER3
EV Compensation
±5 EV (1/3 EV steps or 1/2 EV steps can be selected)
AE Lock
Button type (timer-control: two times the meter operating time set in Custom Setting),
Continuous as long as the shutter release button is halfway pressed
Exposure Bracketing
2, 3 or 5 frames, Available with Continuous, Self-timer or Remote Control
Power supply
Battery Type
Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery D-LI90
AC Adapter
AC Adapter Kit K-AC132 (Optional)
Battery Life
Number of recordable images: Approx. 700 images
Playback time: Approx. 400 minutes
*Tested in compliance with CIPA standard using a fully-charged lithium-ion battery under the
temperature of 23°C. Actual results may vary depending on the shooting conditions.
Electronically controlled vertical-run focal plane shutter
Shutter Speed
Auto: 1/4000 to 30 sec., Manual: 1/4000 to 30 sec. (1/3 EV steps or 1/2 EV steps), Bulb
Connection Port
USB 3.0 (micro B), external power supply terminal, cable switch terminal, X-sync socket, HDMI
output terminal (Type D) , stereo microphone input terminal
Flash Modes
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 (available
with a dedicated external flash)
USB Connection
Sync Speed
1/125 sec.
Dimensions and Weight
Flash Exposure
-2.0 to + 1.0 EV
Approx. 156 mm (W) x 117 mm (H) x 123 mm (D) (excluding protrusions)
Approx. 1550 g (including dedicated battery and an SD memory card)
Approx. 1470 g (body only)
System Requirements
Windows 8.1 / 8 / 7 , Vista (32 bit/64 bit)
Mac OS X 10.9 /10.8 / 10.7 / 10.6
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