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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
$272.51 vs $606.49
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The best price we've seen is $334 cheaper (2.2x 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
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
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
10 fps vs 5 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
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
Supports 24p 24p support Help
For that film look
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$272.51
NEX-6$606.49
Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
External flash not needed
Common Weaknesses
Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
30 seconds
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
Lens availability Few lenses available Help
Q77 lenses
NEX-662 lenses
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
Movie format Full HD (1080p) video Help
Q71080p @ 30fps
NEX-61080p @ 60fps
High-speed framerate No high speed movie support Help
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