Pentax K-r vs Pentax K-7

Winner
Pentax K-r

100

Pentax K-7

87

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-r

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
300 ms startup delay
Really small
Size
Prosumer size (125×97×68 mm)
Thin
Thickness
2.7"
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-7

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-7.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Pentax K-r.

competitors

Pentax K-r Competitors

Pentax K-x

Pentax K-x

Entry-level DSLR

$380 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Pentax K-1

Pentax K-1

Pro DSLR

$1,700 - $1,897 body only

$2,197 - $2,297 with 28-105mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Much larger
Pentax K-5

Pentax K-5

Entry-level DSLR

$800 body only

$1,549 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Size Larger

Pentax K-7 Competitors

Pentax K20D

Pentax K20D

Entry-level DSLR

$634 body only

Viewfinder size Larger viewfinder
Lowest price Significantly cheaper
Movie format Does not take movies
Pentax K-5

Pentax K-5

Entry-level DSLR

$800 body only

$1,549 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100

Entry-level DSLR

$640 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen

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