Pentax K-r vs Canon Rebel T3i

Winner
Pentax K-r

100

Canon Rebel T3i

79

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-r

Great image quality
Overall image quality
72.0
Great color depth
Color depth
22.9 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Rebel T3i

Movie format
Full HD
1080p @ 30fps
Screen resolution
High resolution screen
1,040k dots
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Rebel T3i.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-r.

competitors

Pentax K-r Competitors

Pentax K-1

Pentax K-1

Pro DSLR

$1,804 - $1,897 body only

$2,297 with 28-105mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Much larger
Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

Entry-level DSLR

$700 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Pentax K-5

Pentax K-5

Entry-level DSLR

$800 body only

$1,549 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Size Larger

Canon Rebel T3i Competitors

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$435 - $649 body only

$529 - $599 with 18-55mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$349 body only

$420 with 18-55mm lens

Size Smaller
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$318 - $699 body only

$350 - $449 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

discussion

Pentax K-r
K-r
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Canon Rebel T3i
Rebel T3i
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Ali (11:04 PM, February 17, 2013)
Based on Dpreview T4i has much better image quality.