The PENTAX MX-1 features a four-times optical zoom lens offering a large maximum aperture of F1.8 to F2.5 and a 28mm wide-angle coverage (in the 35mm format). The cameras high performance ensures sharp, well-defined images. Even when the zoom lens is set at maximum aperture and the widest angle of view, the photographer can use faster shutter speeds in dimly lit locations and take advantage of a beautiful (out-of-focus) effect in the background.
The MX-1 also provides a 1cm Macro mode to capture dramatic close-up images of a subject from just one centimetre away. The Intelligent Zoom function extends the zoom coverage up to approximately 7.8 times (for a focal length of approximately 218mm in the 35mm format) without compromising image quality.
Large, tilt-able LCD screen. The MX-1 comes equipped with a large 3.0-inch, high-definition LCD screen with approximately 920,000 dots. Its tilt-able design allows the photographer to adjust the monitor up and down and set it at the angle easiest for viewing. It also provides a clear view of images and menus displayed on the screen to assure a quick, effortless check of recorded images and swift, easy setting changes.
|LCD Screen Size (inch)||3|
|PC Software and USB Cable Supplied||Yes - Silkypix Developer Studio 3.0 LE for PENTAX RICOH IMAGING|
|Accessories Included||USB Cable I� USB, Rechargeable battery Li-Ion D-LI106, Battery charger D-BC106, Strap, Software S-SWxx|
|Additional Information||Classic design reminiscent of film cameras With its textured-rubber grip, and brass top and bottom panels that develop a distinctive appearance after years of use, the MX-1 offers a classic design reminiscent of traditional film cameras. It also features a number of metallic parts, including the lens ring, to complete the tasteful, high-class finish.|
|Built In Flash||true|
|Built In Memory||75.3MB|
|Dimensions (WxDxH in cm)||12.2 x 5.1 x 6cm|
|Exposure Modes||Scene modes Auto Picture, Green, Movie, Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, Manual, USER, HDR, Scene modes|
|Face Detection Technology||true|
|Length of Labour Guarantee (Years)||1 year|
|Maximum Aperture||f/1.8 - 2.5|
|Memory Card Type||SD/SDHC/SDXC|
|Minimum Focus Range||0.01m|
|Length of Parts Guarantee (Years)||1 year|
|Picture Resolution (Megapixels)||12|
|Product Type||Compact Cameras|
|Red Eye Reduction||true|
|Shutter Speeds (seconds)||1/2000 sec. - 1/4 sec|
|Supplied Memory Card (MB)||false|