Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Pentax K-1 vs Canon EOS 6D Specs
All specs: Main page for K-1
All specs: Main page for EOS 6D
K-1 vs EOS 6D 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:
K-1 vs EOS 6D: Viewfinder
K-1 has an optical viewfinder with penta prism. It has magnification of 0.70x and covers 100% of view field.
The EOS 6D has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.71x covering 97% 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.
EOS 6D (0.71x)
Better choice: Tie - the difference is hardly noticable
Pentax K-1 VS Canon EOS 6D Other Specs Comparison
Why is Pentax K-1 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||36.40||20.40|
|Auto Focus points (4)||33||11|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 204800 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the K-1 are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the optical image stabilizer, the articulated display.
The K-1 scores 18 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 6D
|Larger lens selection (3)||40||200|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||750||1090|
|Weighs less (2)||1010g|
|More portable (2)||1284cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 6D are the larger selection of lenses, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the K-1. Another advantage over the K-1: the more compact size.
Yields 10 points for the EOS 6D.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Full frame||Full frame|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Pentax K-1 VS Canon EOS 6D Dimensions|
Look at front view of the K-1 and EOS 6D
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 6D
We recommend Pentax K-1 as better choice.
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