Pentax K-r vs Canon Rebel T3i

Winner
Pentax K-r

122

Canon Rebel T3i

100

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-r

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
300 ms startup delay
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
105 ms shutter lag
Really small
Size
Prosumer size (125×97×68 mm)
 

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

Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$500 body only

$539 - $712 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$642 with 14-140mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100

Entry-level DSLR

$350 body only

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

Canon Rebel T3i Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Entry-level DSLR

$370 body only

$390 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

$289 - $549 body only

$329 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$500 body only

$539 - $712 with 18-55mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Lowest price More expensive

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.