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Nikon D5600 vs Pentax KP Specs
All specs: Main page for D5600
All specs: Main page for KP
D5600 vs KP Sensors
On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:
D5600 vs KP: Viewfinder
D5600 has an optical viewfinder with penta mirror. It has magnification of 0.54x and covers 95% of view field.
The KP has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.59x covering 100% of view field.
Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.
Better choice: Pentax KP
Nikon D5600 VS Pentax KP Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon D5600 a better choice
|Auto Focus points (4)||39||27|
|Larger lens selection (3)||200||40|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.92|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||970||420|
|Weighs less (2)||465g|
|More portable (2)||842cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D5600 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger selection of lenses and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the KP. Another advantage over the KP: the more compact size.
The D5600 scores 18 points.
Otherwise why to choose Pentax KP
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.20||24.30|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||7|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||100 - 819200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4)||Penta mirror||Penta prism|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the KP are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like the better viewfinder, the optical image stabilizer.
Yields 20 points for the KP.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Nikon D5600 VS Pentax KP Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D5600 and KP
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
We advise to choose the newest model: Pentax KP.
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