Pentax K-01: The Mirrorless K-Mount

Pentax K-01

The Pentax K-01 is a new mirrorless camera featuring the eternal K-mount and an APS-C 16MP CMOS image sensor.  The K-01 captures 1080p video at 30fps and a 720p video at 60fps.

Built-in sensor-shift image stabilization expands the benefit to over 25 million legacy K-mount lenses in the world today.  The K-01 captures up to 6fps still images and covers a sensitivity range of ISO 100-25600.

The Pentax K-01 should be available in March for $749 (body only) and $899 w/ the new pancake 40mm f/2.8 lens.  Check availability on B&H and Amazon.

More details in the press release below. [Read more…]