As expected, the company introduced the Ricoh Imaging miniature mirrorless camera Pentax Q-S1 with interchangeable lenses, preliminary information on which appeared some time ago.
Model Pentax Q-S1 series led, in June 2011, an open model Pentax Q. The new camera uses a sensor size 1/1, 7-inch type CMOS back-illuminated. Sensor Resolution – 12.4 megapixels. According to the manufacturer, the positioning Pentax Q-S1 as a “notebook” of the photographer, the camera allows you to take pictures, “quality similar to photographs taken SLR.”
The advantages of the Pentax Q-S1 manufacturer considers high maximum sensitivity (ISO 12800), image stabilizer and more creative tools, such as in the area of control of the blur and image effects.
Among the controls camera stylized classic vehicles, is to provide a control disc, which can be assigned to a call up to four frequently used functions.
Pentax Q-S1 camera allows you to shoot video with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and at 30 k / s, as well as to continuous shooting at up to 5 k / s. There is a mode HDR.
Camera equipment includes three-inch display resolution of about 460,000 pixels, ultrasonic cleaning system matrix dust DR II (Dust Removal II), built-in flash, USB 2.0 and HDMI. Furthermore, there is an analog audio output and video, infrared remote control receivers. As used removable media memory cards SD, SDHC and SDXC, including Eye-Fi card with a wireless interface.
On a single charge of the complete battery D-LI68 can do 260 shots. With dimensions of 105 x 58 x 34 mm camera with battery and memory card weighs 203 g
Interestingly, the camera Pentax Q-S1 offered in 40 colors (4 standard, the rest – in order) received a combination of five body colors (black, brown, white, gold, silver) and 8 possible colors pens (black, cream, carmine red, bright yellow, khaki, blue, burgundy, pale pink).
C lens covering EGF 24-70 mm, Pentax Q-S1 camera costs about $ 500. It should be on sale in September.