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K-m / K2000

General Description

The K-m Crystal version which is covered with Swarovski crystals was offered in Germany for 2999 Euros (including the smc PENTAX-DAL 1:3.5-5.6 18-55mm AL zoom lens). Also available was a camera strap with Swarovski crystals for merely 199 Euros.

Product Variations
Exact NameK-mK-m CrystalK-mK-mK2000K2000 CrystalK2000K2000
Years of Production2008 ~ 20102008 ~ 20092008 ~ 20102008 ~ 20102008 ~ 20102008 ~ 20092008 ~ 20102008 ~ 2010
Availabilityabout once a week, usedonce in a lifetime, usedabout once a month, usedabout once a year, usedabout once a week, usedonce in a lifetime, usedabout once a month, usedabout once a year, used
Description&8212;covered with Swarovski crystals&8212;&8212;&8212;covered with Swarovski crystals&8212;&8212;
Catalog Number17300unknown17711unknownunknownunknownunknownunknown
Sold with Case

Technical Specifications

Lens Mount"crippled" KAF2
Mount Limitationsdigital A aperture or metered manual only
AF System (sensitivity)SAFOX VIII, 5 sensors (1 ~ 19 EV)
AF with supersonic lensesyes
Power-Zoom Features
Self-Timer12 / 2 sec
Mirror Lock-Up
Cable Release
Infra-Red Releasesimple
Custom Functions36
Additional Features
Width x Height x Depth122.5 x 91.5 x 67.5 mm
Weight525 g
Image Sensor
Effective Pixel Count10.2 megapixel
Sensor TypeCCD
Sensor Size15.7 x 23.5 mm
Focal-Length Multiplication Factor1.53 x
Image Storage
Data-Storage FormatsRAW (DNG, PEF), RAW + JPG, JPG
Storage MediaSecure Digital (SD and SDHC)
Digital Features
Shake Reductionyes
Dust Removalyes
Live View
Orientation Sensor
Exposure System
Exposure ModesAuto Picture (Portrait, Night Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Action),
Scene (Night Scene, Surf & Snow, Food, Sunset, Kids, Pet, Candlelight,
Museum, Stage Lighting [2M JPG], Night Snap [2M JPG]),
P, Sv (Sensitivity Priority), Tv, Av, M, Flash Off]]
Portrait, Landscape, Macro, Action, Night Scene Portrait
Metering Modes with K and M Lensescenter-weighted, spot
Metering Modes with A and newer Lenses16-segment, center-weighted, spot
Meter MaterialSPD
Exposure Compensation (Step)+/-2 (1/2 or 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Lockyes
Meter Range0 ~ 21 EV
ISO Range100 ~ 3200 ASA
Constructionelectronic (vertical)
Shutter Speeds30 ~ 1/4000, B
Mechanical Speeds
Magnification [Coverage]0.85x [96%]
Aperture IndicationLED
Shutter-Speed IndicationLED
Interchangeable Screens
Power Source
Batteries4 x 1.5 Volt AA Size
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting3.5 frames per second
Flash System
Command Protocol(s)
FeaturesHS, P-TTL
Synchronization Speed(s)1/180 ~ 30, B
Built-In Flash
Guide Number (GN)11
Coverage (35mm equivalent)28
Auto Pop-Upyes
Red-Eye Reductionyes
AF Assistyes
Fitting Case(s)soft case: O-CC84