MX-1 Silver


Item Number: PTX 12633

Product Information:

Type: 1/1.7" Backlit CMOS
Effective pixels: 12.0
Total pixels: 12.76
Recorded resolutions
JPEG:[4:3]12M, 7M, 5M, 3M [16:9]9M, 5M, 3M, 2M [3:2]10M, 6M, 4M, 2M [1:1]9M, 5M, 3M, 2M?RAW
Movie: HD (1920x1080 approx. 30fps), (1280x720 approx. 60/30fps), Audio Recording with Movie: Yes, Stereo
Quality levels: Still (Fine, Normal) Movie: Fixed Pixel Mapping: Yes

Type/construction: smc PENTAX zoom lens, 11e in 8g (4 aspherical elements)
Focal length (equiv.): 6.0-24mm (28-112mm)
Optical zoom: 4X, Digital zoom: 1.95X, Combined zoom: 7.8X
Intelligent zoom: Approx 5.2X at 7M, approx. 7.8X at 3M (including optical zoom)
Aperture: F1.8 (wide) - F2.5 (tele) Smallest Aperture: F8

LCD: 3.0" Tiltable color TFT with AR Coating (Tilt down to 45°, up to 90° (approx.))
LCD resolution: (approx. 920, 000 dots)
Wide angle viewable: 170°

Type: TTL contrast detection autofocus
Focus modes: Auto, Spot, Tracking, AF Select (25 Points), Infinity Landscape, Manual Focus, Pan Focus, AF Point Switching
Manual focus: Yes, range (.4" to infinity, depending on zoom setting)
Focus lock: Yes (by pressing the shutter release button half way)
Focus range: Normal: 1.3' to infinity (wide), 5.2' to infinity (tele)
Macro: 2" to 19.7" (wide) 8" to 19.7" (tele)
Super Macro: 0.4" to 7.9" (1cm) (wide)
Focus Assist Lamp: Yes
Face Detection: Yes (up to 32 faces), Smile Capture, Blink Detection
Pet Detection: Yes (up to 1 pet's face), auto or select from 3 pre-registered faces)

Type: Built-in auto flash
Flash modes: Auto, Flash Off, Flash On, Red-eye, Slow-speed synchro, Slow-speed+Red-eye, Trailing Curtain Sync
Effective range: 1.31 - 40' (wide, auto ISO), 1.31 - 29' (tele, auto ISO)

Internal memory: 75.3 MB (approx.)
Removable memory: SD, SDHC, SDXC
Eye-Fi Compatible, File/Folder customization: n/a

Ports: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, PC/ AV out, HDMI (Type D) out
Video out: NTSC, PAL
Printer interfaces: n/a

Power source: Rechargeable Li-Ion battery D-Li106
Recordable images: Approx 290 (D-Li106)
Playback time: Approx 280 min (D-Li106)
Movie recording time: Approx 90 min
AC adapter available: K-AC130 (tbd)

Dimensions: 4.8" W x 2.4" H x 2.0" D (excluding protrusions)

Without battery or removable memory: 12.8 oz (approx.)
Loaded and ready: 13.8 oz (approx.)
Construction material(s): Brass covers
Operating temperature: 32-104°F

Startup: approx. 1.6 sec., Release Time Lag: approx.. 0.019 sec.
Continuous Shooting: approx. 1.57 fps (maximum approx. 37 frames)
High-speed Continuous Shooting:

[Burst Shooting L] approx. 2.86 frame/sec (for up to 10 frame)
[Burst Shooting H] approx. 4.21 frame/sec (for up to 10 frame)

English, French, Germany, Spanish, Portuguese, Italy, Dutch, Danish, Swedish, Finnish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkey, Greek, Russian

*For direct device connectivity. Bundled software requirements may vary.
Windows: Windows XP (SP3), Vista, 7, 8, USB port
Mac: MacOS 10.4, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, USB port


Still: Sensor-Shift SR, Digital SR (ISO 100-12800), Dual (SR & Pixel Track SR)
Movie: Movie Shake Reduction Mode (Movie SR)
(Maximum effect of 3 stops using Sensor-Shift SR)

Type: TTL, Multi-segment, Center-weighted or Spot
Exposure compensation: +/- 2 EV (1/3 steps)

Auto: 100-12800*
Auto ISO Range: ISO 100-200, ISO 100-400, ISO 100-800, ISO 100-1600, ISO 100-3200, ISO 100-6400, ISO 100-12800
Manual: 100-12800
Auto ISO Range for Digital SR: 100 â?? 12800, Dynamic Range Adjustment: Yes
*Fixed at ISO 100-1600 in Handheld Night Snap, Green modes.

Auto preset modes: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Fluorescent light (D:Daylight Color, N:Daylight White, W:Cool White, L:Warm White), Tungsten, Flash Manual WB: Yes

Type: Programmed AE electronic lens shutter w electronic sensor shutter
Shutter speed: 1/2000 sec. - ¼ sec., max. 30 sec. (1/8000 sec. - 30 sec. with Shutter Priority, Aperture Priority, Manual Exposure and combination of electronic shutter enabled), Bulb
Noise Reduction: Yes, automatically applied if shutter speed is slower than 1 sec

Mode selection: Auto Picture, Program, Natural Skin Tone, Handheld Night Snap (5M), Night Scene Portrait, Night Scene, Digital Panorama (2M per frame), High Speed Movie (VGA, 120 FPS capture, 30 FPS playback), Time Lapse Movie, Landscape, Blue Sky, Sunset, Flower, Digital SR (ISO 3200-6400 5M), Kids, Pet, Portrait, Food, Fireworks, Surf & Snow, Sport, Fisheye, Sketch, Miniature Filter, Text, Frame Composite (3M), Movie, Green
Auto Picture modes: Landscape, Portrait, Night Scene, Night Scene Portrait, Standard, Flower, Sport, Candlelight, Blue Sky, Sunset, Text, Group Photo, Pet, Portrait x Blue Sky, Portrait x Sunset, Portrait x Backlight
Custom Image Modes: n/a
Green simplified mode available: Yes
Mode Dial: P/Av/Tv/M/User/HDR/SCN/AUTO PICT/Green/Movie
Date Imprint: Yes, date, date-time, time (not available in Green mode)
Digital filters (capture): Movie (B&W, Sepia, Fisheye, Miniature, Sketch)
Dynamic Range adjustment: Yes (shadow, highlight)
Digital level: Yes

Mode selection: One shot, Continuous Shooting, Burst Shooting(L/H), Self-timer (2 or 10 sec.), Remote Control (immediately or 3 sec.), Auto Bracketing
Continuous FPS: Approx 1 FPS for 6 frames
Multi-exposure: n/a, Interval Shooting: n/a
HDR: Yes

Mode selection: One Shot, Index (4, 9 or 25 thumbnails), Magnification (up to 10X, scrollable), Movie Playback, Histogram, Folder Display, Select & Delete, Calendar
Mode pallet: Slideshow, Image Rotation, Stretch Filter, Small Face Filter, HDR Filter, Collage, Digital Filter, RAW Development (Aspect Ratio, JPEG Recorded Pixels, JPEG Quality, Custom Image (Bright, Natural, Vibrant, Reversal Film, Monochrome) White Balance, Sensitivity, Shadow Correction, Distortion Correction, Original Frame, Movie Editing, Red-eye Edit, Resize, Cropping, Image Copy, Protect, DPOF, Start-up Screen
Digital filters (playback): B&W, Sepia, Toy Camera, Retro, Color, Extract Color, Color Emphasis, High Contrast, Starbust, Soft, Fish-eye, Brightness, Miniature, Slim, Invert Color Filter
Movie edit: Save as Still Image, Movie Divide, Add Title Picture

Still: RAW (DNG), JPEG(conforms to Exif 2.3), conforms to DCF2.0, DPOF, PRINT Image Matching III
Movie: MPEG?4 AVC/H.264

File Storage Matrix (Based on 2GB Memory)
STILL RAW Fine Normal
12M 1.33:1 (4000x3000) 82/3 326/12 653/25
10M 3:2 (3984x2656) 86/3 391/15 778/30
9M 16:9 (3968x2232) 88/3 435/17 865/34
7M1.33:1 (3072x2304) 516/20 1205/47
6M 3:2 (3072x2048) 653/25 1205/47
5M 16:9 (3072x1728) 653/25 1499/58
4M 3:2 (2592x1728) 778/30 1921/76
3M 16:9 (2560x1440) 975/38 1921/76
2M 16:9 (2048x1152) 1921/76 3235/126
1920x1080p 00:16:29/00:00:36
1280x720p 00:16:29/00:00:36 00:26:13*/00:00:58

*Maximum movie length is 25 minutes.

  • Beautiful design is made to resemble a classic film camera; with its genuine brass covers and metal accents for a refined finish.
  • The 4X optical zoom features a versatile range for shooting at 28-112mm in the 35mm format, making it ideal for everyday use.
  • Enjoy a fast and bright, wide-aperture smc PENTAX lens at F1.8-2.5 for outstanding depth of field control and beautiful bokeh.
  • This high-end compact is equipped with a 1/1.7 inch, 12 megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor for exceptional performance.
  • The large, high-resolution 3-inch 920K pixel LCD screen can be tilted up or down for easy viewing and shooting from difficult angles.
  • Dual PENTAX body-based Sensor-shift & Pixel Track Shake Reduction (SR) stabilization system ensures sharp, blur-free images and video, even in dim lighting.
  • Capture full 1920 X 1080 HD video with h.264 compression and make use of an HDMI port to allow smooth and functional output of high definition images, video and sound to HDTVs.
  • This compact camera includes DSLR-like features such as textured mode dials, an exposure adjustment dial, In-body RAW development capability, HDR shooting and Custom images modes.


What's in the Box
  • USB Cable I-USB7
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery D-LI106(B)
  • Battery Charge Cradle D-BC106
  • AC Plug Cord
  • Strap O-ST130
  • PENTAX Lens Cap O-LC130
  • Software CD-ROM S-SW130
Optional Accessories
  • AC Adapter K-AC130
  • Battery Charger Kit K-BC106U
  • AV Cable I-AVC7
  • PENTAX Remote Control O-RC1
  • PENTAX Remote Control E
  • PENTAX Remote Control F
  • Optio Extended Warranty (+2 year)