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-x

Pentax K-x

Entry-level DSLR

$700 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50

Entry-level DSLR

$413 body only

$449 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Shutter lag Significantly more shutter lag
Pentax K-500

Pentax K-500

Entry-level DSLR

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Shutter lag Significantly more shutter lag

Canon Rebel T3i Competitors

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$421 - $649 body only

$521 - $599 with 18-55mm lens

HDR Has in-camera HDR
Autofocus Video autofocus
Color depth Worse color depth
Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$325 body only

$399 - $469 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Video autofocus
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$749 with 18-55mm lens

Cross type focus points Many more cross-type focus points
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder size Smaller viewfinder

discussion

Pentax K-r
K-r
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Canon Rebel T3i
Rebel T3i
Canon

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Ali (11:04 PM, February 17, 2013)
Based on Dpreview T4i has much better image quality.