Pentax K-5 vs Pentax K-70

Pentax K-5
Pentax K-70

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-5

Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
104 ms shutter lag
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.60x
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-70

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.62x
True resolution
High true resolution
24 MP
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 4 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-5.

competitors

Pentax K-5 Competitors

Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50

Entry-level DSLR

$1,444 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Pentax K-3

Pentax K-3

Entry-level DSLR

$818 body only

True resolution Much higher true resolution
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Pentax K-5 II

Pentax K-5 II

Entry-level DSLR

$1,094 with 18-135mm lens

Battery life Longer battery life
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

Pentax K-70 Competitors

Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$468 - $597 body only

$500 - $647 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Viewfinder size Significantly smaller viewfinder
Placeholder

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90)

Travel zoom

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Image stabilization Better image stabilization
True resolution Much lower true resolution
Pentax KP

Pentax KP

Entry-level DSLR

$797 body only

$914 with 50mm lens

True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Autofocus Slower autofocus

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