Pentax releases 2012-2013 roadmap for K-mount lenses 0

In conjunction with the recent release of the Pentax K-01 interchangeable lens camera, Pentax published their roadmap for K-mount lenses for 2012 and 2013.

The 50mm DA standard lens and 18-200 DA high magnification zoom lens are expected to be released within 2012. While the 12-28mm DA wide zoom, 24-38mm DA zoom limited lens, 120-380mm DA tele zoom, 18-85mm DA zoom lens, and DA AF RC 1.4x teleconverter are expected in 2013.

For the complete roadmap, please see the chart below:

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The upcoming lenses complements the new K-01 camera, which is compatible with K-mount lenses. The K-01 mirrorless camera comes with a 40mm F2.8 pancake lens and has a price tag of around $899.95. You can now pre-order the camera at the following links: