The Pentax K-50 DSLR houses 16.3-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor coupled with Prime M imaging engine delivering high quality images at fast speeds. The K-50 has a wide low-light sensitivity range up to an expandable ISO 51200. Employing 11-point SAFOX IX+ AF system with nine cross-type sensors and live view shooting with face detection facilitate image composition and focus in different lighting situaions to assist in capturing your photo creativity. The Pentax K-50 features 16.3-megapixel CMOS sensor, 6fps continuous shooting, CMOS-shift Shake Reduction, Full HD 1080p recording up to 30fps, 77-segment matrix meter, shutter equipped for 100k releases at 1/6000th second shutter speed, 3" 920k-dot LCD monitor, built-in sensor dust removal, Eye-Fi card support, and an array of added digital features. K-50 body is constructed of stainless steel and weather resistant polycarbonate to sensure protection from different environmental conditions.
The Pentax K-50 features the DAL 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 AL WR and DA 50-200mm zoom kit lenses. Together they offer an expanded equivalent focal range of 27-300mm in a 35mm format, Lateral Chromatic Aberration Adjustment enabled, and houses Pentax weather resistant design. Developed specifically for Pentax DSLR line, it features Pentax's Super Protect coating which protects against dust and moisture. The 18-55mm lens construction is comprised of 11 elements in eight groups, six bladed diaphragm, and 9.84" minimum focusing distance. The 50-200mm lens offers 11 element in 10 groups lens construction, 3.6' minimum focusing distance with 0.24x max magnification, and six bladed diaphragm. Coupled with the Pentax K-r photos are clear, detail, and vivid.