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Table of Functions by Mount

You can check the compatibility of your PENTAX lens and digital camera using the information below.

Check the lens type (for users who do not know their lens type)

Lens names Mount
shape
Mount
names
Supported
formats
Aperture
ring
Aperture
ring "A"
Electro-
magnetic
diaphragm
Auto-focus drive system Power
zoom
AF coupler
(body drive)
SDM
DC
PLM
(lens drive)
HD PENTAX
smc PENTAX
DA Bayonet KAF4 Digital - - -
DA
DA
Bayonet KAF3 Digital - - - -
Bayonet KAF2 Digital - - -
Bayonet KAF Digital - - - -
DA L Bayonet KAF3 Digital - - - -
Bayonet KAF Digital - - - -
D FA
D FA
Bayonet KAF3 35mm - - - -
Bayonet KAF 35mm
( - *)

( □ *)
- - -
FA J Bayonet KAF 35mm - - - -
FA Bayonet KAF 35mm - - -
Bayonet KAF2 35mm - -
F Bayonet KAF 35mm - - -
A Bayonet KA 35mm - - - -
M Bayonet K 35mm - - - - -
- Bayonet K 35mm - - - - -
SMC(Super-Multi-Coated) TAKUMAR Screw S 35mm - - - - -
Super TAKUMAR Screw S 35mm - - - - -
Supported
(*) : D FA MACRO 100mm F2.8 WR
The lens does not have an aperture ring. Although it does not have an "A" indicator, it is already set to the "A" position.
(*) : D FA MACRO 100mm F2.8 WR
When attached to the K-70/K-1/K-3 II/K-S2/K-S1/K-3/K-500/K-50/K-5Ⅱ/K-5Ⅱs/K-30/K-01/K-5/K-r/K-7/k-x/K-m/K20D/K200D/K10D FW Ver.1.30/K100D Super, the autofocus operates using the lens drive.
Compatible camera is PENTAX K-70. This lens can be used on PENTAX K-1, K-3 II, K-S2 and K-S1 by firmware upgrade. If this lens is mounted on a camera without proper firmware upgrade, its diaphragm control mechanism becomes inactive, making it impossible to obtain correct exposure.
KAF3 mountKAF3 mount

[KAF4-Mount]

Installed Electromagnetic diaphragm, and eliminated diaphragm lever from KAF3 mount.

■Compatible lens

HD PENTAX-DA

KAF3 mountKAF3 mount

[KAF3-Mount]

AF coupler removed from KAF2 mount

■Compatible lenses

HD PENTAX-D FA
HD PENTAX-D FA
smc PENTAX-DA L
smc PENTAX-DA

KAF2 mountKAF2 mount

[KAF2-Mount]

Power supply contact added to KAF mount

■Compatible lenses

smc PENTAX DA
smc PENTAX FA

KAFmountKAFmount

[KAF-Mount]

AF coupler added to KA mount

■Compatible lenses

smc PENTAX DA L
smc PENTAX D FA
smc PENTAX DA
smc PENTAX FA J
smc PENTAX FA
smc PENTAX F

KA mountKA mount

[KA-Mount]

Lens information contact added to K mount

■Compatible lens

smc PENTAX A

K mountK mount

[K-Mount]

In 1975, K mount was released

■Compatible lenses

smc PENTAX M
smc PENTAX

S mountS mount

[S-Mount]

Added open photometry iris linkage piece to S mount

■Compatible lenses

smc TAKUMAR
Super-Multi-Coated TAKUMAR

S mountS mount

[S-Mount]

In 1962, added automatic iris mechanism to S mount

■Compatible lens

Super TAKUMAR

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