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Pentax LS465
6.8 out of 10

Pentax LS465

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Compact Digital Camera
Type: 1/2.33” interline transfer CCD w primary color filter Effective pixels: 16.0 Total pixels: 16.44 Recorded resolutions 16M(4608x3456),12M(1:1)(3456x3456),12M(16:9)(4608x2592),7M(3072x2304), 2M(16:9)(1920x1080), 640(640x480) Movie: HD(1280x720) at 30fps, VGA(640x480) at 30fps Still/Movie Quality Levels: Fixed * In frame composite mode, resolution is fixed to 3M(2048x1536) or 2M(1920x1080). * At high ISO (3200-6400) resolution is fixed to either 5M(2592x1944) or 4M(2592 x 1464). * In Miniature mode, resolution is fixed to either 5M(2592x1944) or 4M(2592 x 1464). Pixel mapping: Yes
Type/construction: smc PENTAX zoom lens, 8 elements in 8 groups (5 aspherical elements) Focal length (equiv.): 5-24mm (28-140mm) Optical zoom: 5X Digital zoom: 7.2X Combined zoom: 36X, Intelligent zoom: Approx. 7.5X at 7M to 36X at VGA Aperture: F3.9-6.3 (Minimum aperture: (Wide) f10.8, (Tele) f17.1))
Focus System
Type: TTL contrast detection autofocus Focus modes: 9-point AF, Spot AF, Auto tracking AF, Macro, Super Macro, Infinity Landscape, Pan Focus Manual focus: No Macro focus: Yes (Macro and Super Macro available) Focus lock: Yes (by pressing the shutter release button half way) Focus range Normal: 1.31’ to infinity (wide), 3.28’ to infinity (tele) Macro: 3.9”-19.7” (wide), 11.8” -19.7” (tele) Super Macro: 1.97”-7.9” (wide)
Wide angle viewable: Yes Viewfinder: n/a
LCD Monitor
LCD screen: 2.7” TFT color LCD LCD resolution: 230,000 dots)
Type: Built-in series control auto flash Flash modes: Auto, Flash Off, Flash On, Auto + Redeye, On + Redeye Effective range: 11.8’ (wide, auto ISO), 7.22’ (tele, auto ISO)
Storage Media
Ports: USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out Video out: NTSC, PAL, Printer interfaces: n/a
Ports: USB 2.0 hi-speed, AV out Video out: NTSC, PAL, Printer interfaces: n/a
Power Supply
Power source: Rechargeable Li-Ion battery D-Li108 Recordable images: Approx. 200 Playback time: Approx. 130 min Movie recording time: Approx. 120 min Audio recording time: Approx. 80 min AC adapter available: Yes (optional)
Physical Specs
Dimensions (W x H x D): (4.0 x 1.8 x 0.9”) Weight: Without battery or removable memory: 3.7 oz. Loaded and ready: 4.3 oz. Construction material(s): Polycarbonate Operating temperature: 32-104°F
Language Support
English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Greek, Russian, Thai, Korean, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese
Image Stabilization
Still: Digital SR (Hi-sensitivity anti-shake mode) Movie: Movie SR
Metering System
Type: TTL Multi-segment: Yes Center weighted: n/a Spot: n/a Exposure compensation: +/- 2 EV (1/3 steps)
ISO Sensitivity
Auto/Manual: (ISO 64 - 6400)
White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Tungsten light, Fluorescent light, Manual setting
Type: Electronic shutter Shutter speed: 1/2000 to 1/4 sec, up to 4 sec in Night Scene mode
Capture Modes
Mode selection: Auto Picture, Program, Blue Sky, Landscape, Flower, Sunset, Night Scene, Night Scene Portrait, Portrait, Natural Skin Tone, Food, Digital SR, Kids, Pet, Sport, Surf & Snow, Fireworks, Frame Composite, Party, Candlelight, Text, Miniature Filter, HDR Filter, Movie, Green Auto Picture modes: Landscape, Portrait, Night Scene, Night Scene Portrait, Standard, Flower, Candlelight, Blue Sky, Sunset, Text, Group Photo, Portrait x Blue Sky, Portrait x Sunset, Portrait x Backlight Custom Image Modes: n/a Green simplified mode available: Yes Face detection available: Yes, up to 16 faces, Smile Capture Date stamp: Yes, date, date-time, time (not available in Green mode) Digital filters (capture): n/a Dynamic Range adjustment: n/a File/Folder customization: n/a Digital level: n/a
Drive Modes
Mode selection: One shot, Self-timer (10 sec, 2 sec), Continuous Shooting, Burst Shooting Continuous FPS: Approx. 1 FPS for 6 frames (.8 fps) Multi-exposure: n/a Interval: n/a HDR: n/a
Playback Modes
Mode selection: One Shot, Index (6 thumb nails, 12 thumb nails), Enlargement (up to 10X, scroll available), Movie Playback, Histogram, Folder display, Select & Delete, Calendar Mode pallet: Slideshow, Image Rotation, Small Face Filter, Miniature Filter, HDR Filter, Digital Filter, Frame Composite, Movie Editing, Red-eye Compensation, Resize, Cropping, Image Copy, Protect, DPOF, Startup Screen Digital filters (playback): B&W, Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Color, Extract Color, Color Emphasis, Soft, Brightness Filter Movie edit: Save as still image, Movie Divide
File Formats
Still: JPG (EXIF 2.3), DCF 2.0, DPOF, Print Image Matching III Movie: AVI (Motion JPG) with sound
Computer Requirements
*For device connectivity. Bundled software requirements may vary. Windows: Windows XP SP3/Vista/7 Mac: Mac OS-X 10.3.9 or above, USB port
Release Date
First seen
5 June 2008