*ist DL2

*ist DL2

General Description

Obviously, the *ist DL2 is an upgrade to the original *ist DL. The main difference is the number of AF sensors which is increased from 3 to 5.

As Pentax and Samsung co-operated from 2005 until 2008, Samsung lauched a twin camera model badged as “Samsung GX-1L”.

Product Information
Exact Name *ist DL2
Color black
Year of Introduction 2006
Catalog Number 18526
Sold with Case

Technical Specifications

Lens Mount "crippled" KAF2
Mount Limitations digital A aperture or metered manual only
AF System (sensitivity) SAFOX VIII, 5 sensors (1 ~ 19 EV)
AF with supersonic lenses
Power-Zoom Features
Self-Timer 12 / 2 sec
Mirror Lock-Up
Cable Release CS-205
Infra-Red Release remote control F
Custom Functions 18
Additional Features DOF preview
Width x Height x Depth 125 x 92.5 x 66 mm
Weight 470 g
Image Sensor
Effective Pixel Count 6.1 megapixel
Sensor Type CCD
Sensor Size 15.7 x 23.5 mm
Focal-Length Multiplication Factor 1.53 x
Image Storage
Data-Storage Formats RAW (PEF), JPG
Storage Media Secure Digital (SD and SDHC)
Digital Features
Shake Reduction
Dust Removal
Live View
Orientation Sensor
Exposure System
Exposure Modes Auto-Picture, P, Paction, Pclose-up, Pflash off,
Plandscape, Pnight-scene, Pportrait, Psurf & snow,
Ptext, Psunset, Pkids, Ppet, Pcandlelight, Pmuseum, Av, Tv, M
Metering Modes with K and M Lenses center-weighted, spot
Metering Modes with A and newer Lenses 16-segment, center-weighted, spot
Meter Material SPD
Exposure Compensation (Step) +/-2 (1/2 or 1/3 EV steps)
Exposure Lock yes
Meter Range 1 ~ 21.5 EV
ISO Range 200 ~ 3200, Auto ASA
Construction electronic (vertical)
Material metal
Shutter Speeds 30 ~ 1/4000, B
Mechanical Speeds
Magnification [Coverage] 0.85x [96%]
Aperture Indication LED
Shutter-Speed Indication LED
Interchangeable Screens
Power Source
Batteries 4 x 1.5 Volt AA Size or 2 x CR-3V
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting 2.8 frames per second
Flash System
Command Protocol(s)
Features HS, P-TTL
Synchronization Speed(s) 1/180 ~ 30, B
Built-In Flash
Guide Number (GN) 15.6
Coverage (35mm equivalent) 28
Auto Pop-Up yes
Red-Eye Reduction yes
AF Assist yes
Fitting Case(s) soft case: O-CC34