Pentax X-5

The Pentax X-5 is a point-and-shoot camera that features a 26x telephoto zoom lens alongside a 16-megapixel sensor. It also comes paired with a hinged 3-inch LCD display, a focal length of 22.3mm-580mm, and support for up to ISO 6400.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: September 2012
  • Price at launch: $279.95

Basic Specs

Camera type Point-and-shoot
Sensor size 1/2.3"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Articulating / hinged screen Yes
Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC

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Tech Specs

Hardware
Camera type Point-and-shoot
Width 4.7 inches
Height 3.4 inches
Depth 4.2 inches
Weight 1.12 pounds
Color Silver
Internal image stabilization Yes
Sensor
Sensor size 1/2.3"
Sensor type CMOS
Effective pixels 16 megapixels
Controls
Minimum ISO 100
Maximum ISO 6400
Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds) 1500
Slowest shutter speed (n seconds) 4 seconds
Focus points 9
Max. continuous shooting speed 1.12 FPS
Display
Size 3 inches
Resolution 460000 dots
Articulating / hinged screen Yes
Built-in viewfinder Yes
Video
Video capture Yes
Max. resolution 1080p
Standard framerate(s) 30, 60
Software
Supported video formats H.264, Motion JPEG (M-JPEG)
Lens
Focal length (wide) 4 mm
Focal length (telephoto) 104 mm
Focal length (35mm equivalent - wide) 22.3 mm
Focal length (35mm equivalent - telephoto) 580 mm
Widest aperture / f-stop 3.1
Optical zoom 26 x
Digital zoom 7.2 x
Combined zoom 187.2 x
Image stabilization Yes
Storage
Internal size 75.3 MB
Supported media SD, SDHC, SDXC
Ports
Video out Yes
Connection(s) USB, Micro HDMI
Battery
Model AA
Removable Yes
Flash
Flash Yes (Built-in)
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