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Advantages of the Pentax Q7

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Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Built-in focus motor
Has a built-in focus motor
Yes vs No
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Autofocuses with all autofocus lenses
Size
Smaller
102×58×34 mm vs 120×67×43 mm
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More than 40% smaller
Weight
Lighter
200 g vs 287 g
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More than 30% lighter
Thickness
Thinner
1.3" vs 1.7"
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More than 20% thinner
Lowest price
Slightly cheaper
$154.00 vs $606.49
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The best price we've seen is $452 cheaper (3.9x less)
Fastest shutter speed
Slightly faster max shutter speed
1/8000s vs 1/4000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
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Screen resolution
Much higher resolution screen
921k dots vs 460k dots
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More than 2x higher resolution screen
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Screen flips out
Has a flip-out screen
Yes vs No
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Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies
Lens availability
Significantly more lenses available
62 lenses vs 7 lenses
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Around 9x more lenses available
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
10 fps vs 5 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
Battery life
Longer battery life
360 shots vs 250 shots
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More than 40% more shots per battery charge
True resolution
Higher true resolution
16 MP vs 12 MP
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Capture more than 30% more detail in your photos
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
25,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO
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The NEX-6's maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better
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similarities

Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

Common Strengths
Size Fairly small Help
Q7102×58×34 mm
NEX-6120×67×43 mm
Weight Light weight Help
Q7200 g
NEX-6287 g
Thickness Thin Help
Q71.3"
NEX-61.7"
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
Q7$154.00
NEX-6$606.49
Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
External flash not needed
Common Weaknesses
Movie format Full HD (1080p) video Help
Q71080p @ 30fps
NEX-61080p @ 60fps
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
External mic jack Neither has an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Autofocus Slower hybrid detection autofocus Help
Q7Contrast detection
NEX-6Hybrid detection
True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
Q712 MP
NEX-616 MP
Weather sealed Neither is weather sealed Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
Q712,800 ISO
NEX-625,600 ISO
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
Q7460k dots
NEX-6921k dots
High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
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