|Pentax K-3 II|
Ilse Jurriën : May 6th 2015 - 12:50 CET
Pentax K-3 II SLR camera : Ricoh Imaging is pleased to announce the launch of the Pentax K-3 II digital SLR camera. The new flagship model of the Pentax K-series delivers exceptionally high-resolution images supported by state-of-the-art technologies including an enhanced shake reduction system - the most highly effective in the K series - and a newly developed super-resolution technology; the Pixel Shift Resolution System. Following in the footsteps of the award winning Pentax K-3, this new camera is designed to be compact and maneuverable, the Pentax K-3 II offers easy operation and a swift response in the field - meaning you’ll never miss that shot again!|
Pentax K-3 II camera features
The Pentax K-3 II also features: an APS-C-size CMOS image sensor with approximately 24.35 effective megapixels; an AA-filter-free design for high-resolution image reproduction; a high-performance 27-point AF system; high-speed continuous shooting at approximately 8.3 images per second; and a dependable dustproof, weather-resistant construction ideal for capturing shots outdoors.
GPS module on the K-3 II
If that wasn’t enough the Pentax K-3 II even incorporates a GPS module to perform various GPS functions, including accurate recording of shooting locations and simplified, high-precision tracking of celestial bodies, to eliminate the need for an optional GPS unit. When combined, these outstanding features allow K-3 II users to enjoy advanced, multi-featured photo shooting with a wider variety of scenes and subjects than ever before!
Pentax K-3 II price & availability
• Pentax K-3 II body only : £770 / €1,000
• Pentax K-3 II + 18-55mm WR : £850 / €1,100
• Pentax K-3 II + 18-55mm WR & 50-200mm : £1,000 / €1,300
• Pentax K-3 II + 18-135mm WR : £1,070 / €1,400
• Pentax K-3 II + 16-85mm WR : £1,150 / €1,500
• Available : 22 May 2015
Pentax K-3 II review
As soon as we receive a test sample, we will put this flagship model to the test and publish a full Pentax K-3 II review, including a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and movies.
24 megapixel Pentax K-3 II