Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
Top 23%1,197 points
Top 23%
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Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR: 81 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. weight

230g(Pentax smc DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL WR)

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

8. 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.

9. longer battery life

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

10. video recording

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

12. 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-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
11% have it

13. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

14. pixel density

15. width

16. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
26% have it

18. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.

24. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
24% have it

25. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Pentax K-5 II + smc Pentax 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6AL DA WR
17% have it

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