At A Glance

If you're looking for a small, lightweight, inexpensive starter DSLR, then the Pentax K-r is a great choice, thanks to its image quality and huge array of features.

Manufacturer’s Description

Brains, meet beauty. The Pentax K-r has it all. It's a powerful DSLR with advanced features like 12.4 Megapixels, HD video and a 3 inch LCD display. On the beauty side, taking photos has never looked this good. Plus, the K-r comes in basic black, classy white and PENTAX red. The PENTAX K-r competes with higher-end DSLRs and looks great doing it. That's brilliantly colorful.

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 470 Shot
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 3.00 "
Effective Camera Resolution 12.4 Megapixels
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/6000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 30 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync
General Information
Manufacturer Ricoh Imaging Company, Ltd.
Manufacturer Part Number 14636
UPC Code 027075175426
Brand Name Pentax
Product Name K-r Digital SLR Camera
Marketing Information

Brains, meet beauty. The Pentax K-r has it all. It's a powerful DSLR with advanced features like 12.4 Megapixels, HD video and a 3 inch LCD display. On the beauty side, taking photos has never looked this good. Plus, the K-r comes in basic black, classy white and PENTAX red. The PENTAX K-r competes with higher-end DSLRs and looks great doing it. That's brilliantly colorful.

Product Model K-r
Product Type Digital SLR Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4288 x 2428
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Aperture Range f/3.5 to 5.6
Image Stabilization Optical
Autofocus Points 11
Focus Modes Auto, Manual
Minimum Focus Distance 9.84
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • K-r Digital SLR Camera
  • smc DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL WR Lens
  • Li-Ion Battery D-LI109
  • Battery Charge Cradle K-BC109
  • AC Plug Cord
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Strap O-ST53
  • Hot Shoe Cover FK
  • Eyecup FQ
  • Body Mount Cover
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW110
Features Manual White Balance, Continuous Shooting Mode, Aperture Priority, Face Detection, Live View, External Flash Shoe
Physical Characteristics
Camera Assembly Body with Lens Kit
Height 3.8"
Width 4.9"
Depth 2.7"
Weight (Approximate) 19.2 oz
Video
Video Formats Motion JPEG (AVI)
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type SLR
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year