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Pentax KP vs Canon EOS 70D Specs
All specs: Main page for KP
All specs: Main page for EOS 70D
KP vs EOS 70D 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 70D: Viewfinder
KP has an optical viewfinder with penta prism. It has magnification of 0.59x and covers 100% of view field.
The EOS 70D has an optical viewfinder with a penta prism. It's magnification is 0.59x covering 98% 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 70D (0.59x)
Better choice: Draw
Pentax KP VS Canon EOS 70D Other Specs Comparison
Why is Pentax KP a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||24.30||20.20|
|Auto Focus points (4)||27||19|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 819200 ISO||100 - 12800 ISO|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Weighs less (2)||643g|
|More portable (2)||1009cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the KP are the higher resolution, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the optical image stabilizer, the lower weight than the EOS 70D and the more compact size.
The KP scores 20 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS 70D
|Larger lens selection (3)||40||220|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.04|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||420||920|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS 70D are the larger selection of lenses, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the EOS 70D is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.
Yields 10 points for the EOS 70D.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Pentax KP VS Canon EOS 70D Dimensions|
Look at front view of the KP and EOS 70D
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS 70D
We recommend Pentax KP as better choice.
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