Pentax K-3 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P8

Winner
Pentax K-3

60

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P8

36

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-3

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Large screen
Screen size
3.2"
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Great viewfinder coverage
Viewfinder coverage
100%
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P8

Size
Really small
Compact (105×52×36 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.4"
Weight
Light-weight
206 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-3.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P8.

competitors

Pentax K-3 Competitors

Pentax K-5

Pentax K-5

Entry-level DSLR

$331 body only

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
Size Slightly smaller
Supports 24p No 24p support
Pentax Q-S1

Pentax Q-S1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$333 with 5-15mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Weight Much lighter
Lens availability Much fewer lenses available
Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,149 - $1,297 body only

$1,797 with 24-120mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Image stabilization No image stabilization

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-P8 Competitors

Leica Digilux Zoom

Leica Digilux Zoom

Digicam

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Slightly larger
Nikon Coolpix P4

Nikon Coolpix P4

Compact

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen size Much larger screen
Viewfinder No viewfinder
Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300

Entry-level DSLR

$474 body only

$459 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Significantly larger

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