Pentax entry-level digital SLR K-x offers high-end features including Live View and HD video

Pentax K-x, a new lens-interchangeable digital SLR camera combines solid photographic performance with a wide array of advanced features, including Live View function and high-quality movie recording (widescreen HD video capture in full 720p resolution (1280×720) at 24 FPS cinematic framerate ), extending high-quality digital SLR photography to all users. The large 2.7 inch LCD features Live View with contrast, phase difference, and Face Detection autofocus (up to 16 faces).
With the addition of a newly designed CMOS image sensor and an upgraded high-performance imaging engine, the Pentax K-x offers outstanding photographic performance at nearly the same level as upper-class models. This includes high-resolution, fine-detailed images delivered by approximately 12.4 effective megapixels, super-high-sensitivity photography and high-speed continuous shooting.
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The Pentax K-x captures up to 1900 shots with universally available, easy-to-find AA lithium batteries (also compatible with AA NiMH rechargeable and alkaline batteries). The K-x is not only the perfect camera for first-time digital SLR camera users, but also serves as the ideal backup camera for more experienced photographers.
Its compact, lightweight body also enhances portability and maneuverability, making it ideal for many different photographic occasions.