Pentax Ricoh has announced their new Pentax Q7 super-compact digital interchangeable-lens camera. Pentax Q7 mirrorless camera announcement with price and specs details are below.
Pentax Q7 is the latest Q-mount mirrorless camera and the first to feature a larger, 1/1.7″ type sensor. The new extra-large image 12MP BSI CMOS sensor for enhanced performance is the same size as the one used in many enthusiast compacts. Pentax claims claiming a 60% improvement in S/N ratio over the existing Q10. This improvement also allows the camera to focus faster in low light.
The new Pentax Q7 camera also includes Full HD movie recording, DR II dust removal system, in-camera HDR exposure blending, digital level function, Eye-Fi card compatibility, a multi-exposure mode and a 3-inch, 460,000-dot rear screen with an aspect ratio of 3:2.
Pentax Q7 Mirrorless Camera Price
Pentax Q7 mirrorless camera priced at $476.95. The new Pentax Q7 camera is available to buy from the camera stores below. The Q7 camera will be available from September 15, 2013. Where to buy Pentax Q7.
Pentax Q7 Mirrorless Camera Specs
- 12.4MP 1/1.7″ Backlit CMOS Sensor
- Pentax Q-Mount Lens System
- 3.0″ 460k-dot LCD with AR Coating
- Full 1080p HD/H.264 Video Recording
- 5 fps Burst Shooting and 1/2000s Shutter
- ISO Sensitivities up to 12800
- In-Camera Sensor-Shift Shake Reduction
- In-Camera RAW Processing
- Micro HDMI Port
- Built-in Pop-up Flash
- Price starts from $476.95
Pentax Q7 Mirrorless Camera Features
Ramp up your fun and your image size with the Pentax Q7, the smallest, lightest interchangeable lens system in the world, now featuring an upgraded 1/1.7inch, back-illuminated CMOS image sensor, available in 120 edgy color combinationsthat are sure to match your personality and style.
Expand your artistic endeavors with the Q-mount’s family of seven specialty lenses including, prime, zoom, wide-angle, fish-eye, and the new mount-shield lens for a dreamy pinhole-camera effect. Maximize your creativity with the Q7′soutstanding bokehcontrol, and its 19 smart effects and filters, all withmulti-layering capabilities, for more expression and image quality than your cell phone ever dreamt of.
Never miss a colorful momentwith high-speed start-up, in-body sensor-shift shake reduction and high sensitivity shooting up to ISO 12800 for gorgeous, low-light imagery. Share your shots with eye-fi card compatibility for fast and easy image transfer.
Pocket your super-compact, lightweight Q7 and take your colors with you everywhere you go for effortless, inspired photography-at the party, on the beach, or even on your way to work. It’s your world, your camera, your way, with the PENTAX Q7.