Pentax K-30 vs Sony Alpha NEX-6

Winner
Pentax K-30

54

Sony Alpha NEX-6

49

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-30

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Built-in focus motor
Badge
Autofocuses with more lenses
Phase detection autofocus
Badge
fast and accurate
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Alpha NEX-6

Size
Really small
Mid size (120×67×43 mm)
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Thickness
Thin
1.7"
Weight
Light-weight
287 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-30.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony Alpha NEX-6.

competitors

Pentax K-30 Competitors

Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50

Entry-level DSLR

$413 body only

$449 with 18-55mm lens

Pentax K-1

Pentax K-1

Pro DSLR

$1,794 - $1,897 body only

$2,066 with 50mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Larger
Pentax K-S2

Pentax K-S2

Entry-level DSLR

$499 body only

$549 with 18-50mm lens

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
GPS Has a GPS
Weight Slightly heavier

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Competitors

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 - $498 body only

$578 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Sony NEX-7

Sony NEX 7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$496 body only

$802 with 18-55mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
True resolution Higher true resolution
Focus points Fewer focus points
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$447 body only

$370 - $379 with 16-50mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Size Slightly smaller
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen

discussion

Pentax K-30
K-30
Pentax

Report a correction
Sony Alpha NEX-6
Alpha NEX-6
Sony

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments