The world's smallest SLR angle LCD screen, this time came from the stables of Ricoh. K-S2 is a continuation of the idea of K-S1, but this time we will not find here glittering lights.
It is no longer a disco
K-S2 based on the predecessor, but it is more subdued
As you can see, the Pentax K-S2 is not a "Christmas tree", which was the previous generation of DSLRs in this series. Appearance camera slightly eased, though here and there, there are still intriguing color accents. See, for example, a green circle around the shutter button is colored orange bottom panel. K-S2 is also available in black (completely black) and white version.Regardless of the chosen color, the heart of the model is known for its K-S1 20-megapixel APS-C without the filter antyaliasingowego. Performing this procedure allows you to perform a more sharp and detailed images; we also have the ability to run a software simulator, if for AA zatęsknimy. K-S2 also enriched with integrated Wi-Fi module and NFC, which we can not only quickly pair SLR smartphone, but also remotely operate it. Just install the application Image Sync and enjoy the option of setting the shutter speed, ISO sensitivity and aperture. We can also instantly share on Facebook staff. Pentax K-S2 is also sealed. According to the manufacturer, SLR body is resistant to dust and rain, which was achieved through the introduction of a hundred seals in the most critical points of the structure. The housing was also a place for the financial year, 3-inch LCD screen with a resolution of 921 thousand. points
Autofocus and built-in stabilization
The camera module uses SAFOX X, consisting of 11 points – including 9 cross. Sensitivity Auto Focus is estimated by the manufacturer of -3 EV.The advantage of the new SLR is also the mechanical stabilization of the matrix, ie the SR system, which is a proprietary solution Pentax. According to the description of the company, it is useful especially when "using a telephoto lens, shooting in low light or while perpetuating sunsets." As for the typical amateur SLR, Pentax K-S2 is distinguished by a short, low shutter speed. It may not be 1/8000 seconds encountered in professional products, but more than the typical 1/4000 second known from a typical amateur concept. In practice, the time of 1/6000 seconds means greater flexibility for shooting.
Price and Availability
Already in March
Pentax K-S2 will be launched in March of this year. Housing price will be $ 799.95, if you decide to buy the glass Pentax-DA L 18-50 mm f / 4-5.6 DC WR.