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Pentax KP vs Canon EOS 100D Specs
All specs: Main page for KP
All specs: Main page for EOS 100D
KP vs EOS 100D 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:
KP vs EOS 100D: Viewfinder
KP has an optical viewfinder with penta prism. It has magnification of 0.59x and covers 100% of view field.
The EOS 100D has an optical viewfinder with a penta mirror. It's magnification is 0.53x covering 95% 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 100D (0.53x)
Better choice: Pentax KP
Pentax KP VS Canon EOS 100D Other Specs Comparison
Why is Pentax KP a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.30||18.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||4|
|Auto Focus points (4)||27||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 819200 ISO||100 - 12800 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4)||Penta prism||Penta mirror|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||420||380|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the KP are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Pentax are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is the articulated display, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The KP scores 31 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 100D
|Larger lens selection (3)||40||220|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.04|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||643g|
|More portable (2)||1009cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 100D are the larger selection of lenses, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the EOS 100D is made easy by the lower weight than the KP and the more compact size.
Yields 11 points for the EOS 100D.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Pentax KP VS Canon EOS 100D Dimensions|
Look at front view of the KP and EOS 100D
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 100D
We recommend Pentax KP as better choice.
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