Compared to The best recent entry-level DSLRs

Rank Out of Score
Pentax K-5 II #1 2 100
Pentax K-5 #2 2 104
Pentax K-5 II Pentax K-5
Score Score
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance 80.0 75.0
Color depth 23.7 23.7
Dynamic range 25.0 25.0
Misc
Cross type focus points 13.1 13.1
Shutter lag 18.8 35.6
Viewfinder size 20.6 20.6
Popularity 1.0 2.0
Screen
Screen resolution 18.8 18.8
Screen size 22.5 22.5
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 20.0 20.0
Continuous shooting 6.9 6.9
Form factor
Viewfinder 25.0 25.0
Lens availability 2.2 2.2
Movies
Movie format 25.0 25.0
Total 302.6 315.5
Best total 302.6 302.6
Score 100 104
Pentax K-5 II Pentax K-5
Score Weight Score Weight
DXO Mark Scores
Low light performance
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1,235 ISO 80.0 × 100.0 = 80.0 1,162 ISO 75.0 × 100.0 = 75.0
Color depth
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23.8 bits 95.0 × 25.0 = 23.7 23.7 bits 95.0 × 25.0 = 23.7
Dynamic range
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14.1 EV 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 14.1 EV 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Misc
Cross type focus points
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9 35.0 × 37.5 = 13.1 9 35.0 × 37.5 = 13.1
Shutter lag
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225 ms 50.0 × 37.5 = 18.8 104 ms 95.0 × 37.5 = 35.6
Viewfinder size
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0.61x 55.0 × 37.5 = 20.6 0.60x 55.0 × 37.5 = 20.6
Popularity
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4 5.0 × 20.0 = 1.0 18 10.0 × 20.0 = 2.0
Screen
Screen resolution
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921k dots 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8 920k dots 75.0 × 25.0 = 18.8
Screen size
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3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5 3" 90.0 × 25.0 = 22.5
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 12.5 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Sensor shift
80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
  1. Sensor shift
80.0 × 25.0 = 20.0
Continuous shooting
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7 fps 55.0 × 12.5 = 6.9 7 fps 55.0 × 12.5 = 6.9
Form factor
Viewfinder
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Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 Pentaprism 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Lens availability
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113 lenses 45.0 × 5.0 = 2.2 113 lenses 45.0 × 5.0 = 2.2
Movies
Movie format
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1080p @ 25fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0 1080p @ 25fps 100.0 × 25.0 = 25.0
Total 302.6 Total 315.5
Best total 302.6 Best total 302.6
Pentax K-5 II Score 100 Pentax K-5 Score 104