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Pentax K-5 targets serious photo enthusiasts

At a Glance

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  • Pentax K-5 Digital SLR Camera
    4/5
    $699.00 (Check Prices) via Fullfillment By Amazon
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Price when rated: $1300
Lowest price: $699.00 via Fullfillment By Amazon
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Pros

  • Weather sealed Magnesium/stainless steel chassis
  • Fast 7fps burst mode
  • Excellent image quality at wide ISO range
  • Both PEF Raw files and DNG formats available
  • Excellent battery life
  • Variety of in-camera processing options
  • Good Mac compatibility

Cons

  • Optical viewfinder renders slightly warm tint
  • Zoom lens a bit noisy during focusing
  • Limited movie setting options
  • Limited lens selection compared to the competition
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