Pentax K-30 Body only Digital Camera


What does the 66% ReviewGist Score mean?

Pentax K-30 is recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 66%. This is because even though the Pentax K-30 has garnered excellent reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Excellent ratings from over 21 review sources with an average rating of 4.0 stars. Top review sources include stars), stars), and stars).
  • Released 2 years 5 months ago (May 2012) which makes it one of the very old digital cameras in the market.


Key Features
Camera Type SLR/Professional
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Resolution 16.5 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 3.0 in.
HD Recording Format 1080p (HDTV)
Focus Type Autofocus
Interchangeable Lens Interchangeable Lens
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 16.5 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 4928 x 3264
Image Sensor Size 28.2 mm
Video Format MOV, AVI, H.264, MJPEG
Video Resolutions 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480
Exposure Control
Frames Per Second 6.0 Frames
Shutter Speed 30 - 1/6000 sec
White Balance Auto, Daylight / Sunny (Preset), Fluorescent (Preset), Tungsten (Preset), Flash (Preset)
Min. ISO Speed 100.0
Max. ISO Speed 25600.0
Compression Type JPEG, Raw Image, DPOF, DCF 2.0
Memory Type SD Card, SDHC Card, SDXC Card
Flash Functions Auto Flash, Red-eye Reduction Flash, Slow Sync
Flash Type Built-In & External
ISO Speeds 100
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Panel Size 3.0 in.
LCD Screen Resolution 921000.0 pixels
Viewfinder Optical (Through-the-lens)
Touchscreen Panel Not Touchscreen Panel
Interface Type USB 2.0
Power Supply
Battery Life 410.0 Images
Battery Type Lithium-ion Battery
Included Features
Built-in Microphone Built-in Microphone
Self Timer 12 Sec.
Depth 2.8 in.
Height 3.8 in.
Weight 1.3 lb.
Width 5.1 in.
Exterior Color Crystal white
Family Line Pentax K
Included Accessories Battery charger, Eyepiece cover, USB cable, Lens cap, Shoulder strap, Eyecup, Dust cap, Body cap, Lens hood, Shoe cap
Product ID 125665340
Waterproof Not Waterproof
System Requirements
Operating System MS Windows XP SP3, MS Windows 7, Apple Mac OS X 10.4, MS Windows Vista
ReviewGist ID 70627,125665340, 126665011

Manufacturer Description

16.5 Megapixel, Point and Shoot Camera
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