Pentax Q is claimed to be the smallest and lightest camera in the world. Pentax Q has a size of 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 inches. Further, it weighs around 6.3 oz without battery and memory card.
Total weight including battery and memory card is 7.1 oz. You can easily carry this camera in your pocket without any need to worry about the extra weight. Pentax Q also offers the flexibility to interchange camera lens with various types of other Q lenses. Pentax Q has a 12.4 megapixel CMOS sensor.
With the use of this feature, you can take high quality images and record superior quality videos. Pentax Q is made up of magnesium alloy which helps in protecting the camera from any kind of damage resulting from scratches or improper handling.
Pentax Q Features and Specifications
Pentax Q has a 3.0 inches TFT LCD monitor which offers a resolution of HVGA 460,000 dots. Considering the size of this camera, this LCD monitor may appear to be competitive feature to many users.
You can easily use this monitor to review the images taken/videos recorded by you.
Quick Dial and HDR
Pentax Q comes with a unique feature of Quick Dial. With the use of this feature, you can assign multiple modes/options available in the camera on Quick dial. Quick dial is located on the front side of the camera.
You can add up to four different modes to Quick Dial which may save considerable time involved in going through the camera’s menu time and again.
HDR function captures three different images with different exposures. Thereafter, HDR function automatically produces a single image which combines best features of all the three images, resulting in a superior quality image without any extra effort on your part. With this function, you don’t have to worry on the exposure level at the time of taking the image.
5 Frames Per Second and HD Videos
Pentax Q allows you to capture 5 frames per second (FPS). You just need to use the continuous shooting mode available in the camera. So in case you are planning to attend F-1 race in the near future, Pentax Q can be a suitable option for you. With the use of this camera, you will not miss even a single moment of an important event.
Pentax Q supports SD, SDHC, SDXC memory cards. Further, Pentax Q facilitates recording of high definition (1080 p) videos. With the use of external memory cards, you can record, save and transfer these high definition videos to your personal computer or laptop and enjoy these videos anytime.
Connectivity and Language Support
Images taken or videos recorded with Pentax Q can be easily viewed on high definition televisions with the use of in built HDMI port. Pentax Q supports different languages some of which are English, French, German, Spanish and Portuguese.
Pentax Q Box Contents
Pentax Q box contents include camera, usb interface cable, battery, battery charger, strap, body and hotshoe cover and software cd-rom.
Pentax Q Price
Pentax Q is available at a price of around $ 800.