Pentax K-3 vs Pentax K-50

Winner
Pentax K-3

100

Pentax K-50

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-3

Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,037k dots
High true resolution
True resolution
24.1 MP
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
8.3 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-50

Size
Really small
Prosumer size (129×97×70 mm)
Thickness
Thin
2.8"
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-3.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-50.

competitors

Pentax K-3 Competitors

Pentax K-3 II

Pentax K-3 II

Entry-level DSLR

$829 - $830 body only

$1,401 with 16-85mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
GPS Has a GPS
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Pentax K-1

Pentax K-1

Pro DSLR

$1,897 body only

$2,145 - $2,297 with 28-105mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Continuous shooting Shoots much slower
Pentax KP

Pentax KP

Entry-level DSLR

$897 body only

$947 - $1,014 with 50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen size Much smaller screen

Pentax K-50 Competitors

Nikon D3400

Nikon D3400

Entry-level DSLR

$405 body only

$367 - $497 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Lower frame rate movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Pentax K-30

Pentax K-30

Entry-level DSLR

$446 body only

$485 with 18-55mm lens

Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$307 - $649 body only

$379 - $549 with 18-55mm lens

Lens availability Significantly more lenses available
True resolution Higher true resolution
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder

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