Pentax K-x Black SLR Digital Camera Kit w 18-55mm 50-200mm Lens 12 4MP SDHC Card Slot


What does the 20% ReviewGist Score mean?

Pentax K-x is a not recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 20%. This is because even though the Pentax K-x has garnered good reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Good ratings from over 28 review sources with an average rating of 3.5 stars. Top review sources include, stars), stars) and
  • Released 5 years 4 months ago (Sep 2009) 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 12.4 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 2.7 in.
HD Recording Format 720p (HDTV)
Focal Length 18 - 55 mm
Focus Type Autofocus, Manual Focus
Interchangeable Lens Interchangeable Lens
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 12.4 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 3072 x 2048, 1728 x 1152
Video Format AVI, Motion JPEG, HD (High Definition)
Video Resolutions 1280 x 720
Video Speed 24.0 fps
Exposure Control
Frames Per Second 4.7 Frames
Shutter Speed 30 - 1/6000 sec
White Balance Auto, Daylight / Sunny (Preset), Cloudy (Preset), Fluorescent (Preset), Tungsten (Preset), Shade (Preset), Flash (Preset)
Compression Modes Uncompressed
Compression Type JPEG, Raw Image, DPOF, EXIF 2.21, DCF 2.0
Memory Type SD Card, SDHC Card
Flash Functions Flash Off, Fill-in Flash, Red-eye Reduction Flash, Slow Sync
Flash Type Built-In & External
ISO Speeds Auto, 100, 200, 1600, 6400, 12800
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Protected Position LCD Protected Position
LCD Screen Resolution 230000.0 pixels
Viewfinder Optical (Through-the-lens)
Interface Type USB 2.0
Video Interface Video Out
Power Supply
Battery Life 500.0 Images
Battery Type 4 x AA Batteries
Included Features
Self Timer 2 Sec, 12 Sec
Depth 2.7 in.
Height 3.6 in.
Weight 1.14 lb.
Width 4.8 in.
Exterior Color Black
Family Line Pentax K
Included Accessories Software, USB Cable, Lithium Battery, Strap
MPN PTX15801
Product ID 89769176
Release Date October, 2009
UPC 27075159464
Waterproof Not Waterproof
System Requirements
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista, Apple Mac OS X 10
ReviewGist ID 43849,89769178
-743134627, 743134628

Manufacturer Description

12.4 Megapixel, SLR Camera, 2.7 in. LCD Screen, With High Definition Video, Weight: 1.14 lb.
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