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
High ISO (boost)
Light sensitivity (boost)
25,600 ISO
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax K-7

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.60x
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism

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

$700 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Pro digicam

$698

Movie format Higher resolution movies
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder
Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$909 - $1,099 body only

$1,149 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Much larger

Pentax K-7 Competitors

Pentax K-70

Pentax K-70

Entry-level DSLR

$599 body only

$852 - $871 with 18-135mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Battery life Shorter battery life
Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50

Entry-level DSLR

$413 body only

$449 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$585

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Viewfinder No viewfinder

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