Pentax K-3
Pentax K-3
Top 26%1,821 points
Top 26%
Top specs and features

Pentax K-3: 62 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.7 x 15.7mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
51200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. weight

HTC Re: 65.5g

8. video recording

1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Pentax K-3
11% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

11. pixel density

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

12. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Pentax K-3
31% have it

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Pentax K-3
26% have it

14. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Pentax K-3
25% have it

15. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Pentax K-3
26% have it

16. resolution

1280 x 854px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

17. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Pentax K-3
46% have it

18. width

DxO One: 26.2mm

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1037k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

20. battery power

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

21. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Pentax K-3
72% have it

22. volume

Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

23. height

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

24. thickness

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

25. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Pentax K-3
19% have it

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