After press images were leaked last month revealing the design and styling of the new Pentax K-3 DSLR camera at the end of September.
Pentax has this week officially launched their new Pentax K-3 DSLR camera revealing its full specifications and features for all to view and setting a launch date of November 2013.
The new Pentax K-3 DSLR is equipped with a 24 megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor together with a incredibly fast 8.3 fps (frames per second) frame rate, as well as a new selectable anti-aliasing (AA) filter technology.
Other features of the Pentax K-3 DSLR include HD video recording, dual card slots and easy to use seamless wireless remote capture and image transfer. Jim Malcolm, Executive Vice President, Ricoh Imaging explained in today press release.
“Ricoh Imaging has made an investment to ensure that our product lineup features the most complete and capable APS-C offering in our history,”-“This goal was realized with the introduction of the K-3. Its unmatched feature set and revolutionary technology set a benchmark of excellence that raises the bar for the entire APS-C category.”
The Pentax K-3 will be launching in November 2013 for $1,299.95 for body only and $1,699.95 for the Pentax K-3 kit that includes the DA 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 WR zoom lens. There will also be a Pentax K-3 Premium Silver Edition available for $1,599.95.
Source: Pentax : Engadget