Updated 21 Nov 2016

Pentax

K-S1

Snapshot: The Pentax K-S1 DSLR has an APS-C CMOS sensor and an optical viewfinder. But how’s the image quality?

K-S1
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$980

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Key data

Model

Avg price
$980
Type
DSLR

Specifications

Battery type
Lithium-ion
Megapixels (MP)
20
Sensor
APS-C CMOS
Memory card
SDHC, SDXC
ISO range
100 - 51200
Optical zoom
n/a
Aperture range
3.5 - 5.6
Zoom range
29 - 84
Shutter range
1/6098 - 30
Dimensions (cm)
122 x 77 x 94
Weight (g)
591
Depth (mm)
n/a

Features

Water resistant
n/a
Raw support
Yes
GPS tagging
No
PASM modes
Yes
Manual focus option
n/a

Monitor

Monitor size (inches)
2.9
Monitor pixels
921000
Touchscreen
×
Articulated monitor
×

Viewfinder

Viewfinder type
Optical
Viewfinder pixels
-

Video

Resolution
1920 x 1080
Microphone input
×

Flash

Flash type
Integrated
Connection for external flash

More info

Notes
Tested with a DA L 1:3.5-5.6 18-55 mm AL lens. Optical zoom and closest focal distance varies, depending on the lens.
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