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Pentax KP vs Sony A77 II Specs
All specs: Main page for KP
All specs: Main page for A77 II
KP vs A77 II 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 A77 II: Viewfinder
KP has an optical viewfinder with penta prism. It has magnification of 0.59x and covers 100% of view field.
A77 II has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.64x.
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.
A77 II (0.64x)
Better choice: Sony A77 II
Pentax KP VS Sony A77 II Other Specs Comparison
Why is Pentax KP a better choice
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 819200 ISO||50 - 25600 ISO|
|Weighs less (2)||643g|
|More portable (2)||1009cm³|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the KP are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, the larger sensitivity and the lower weight than the A77 II. Another advantage over the A77 II: the more compact size.
The KP scores 11 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony A77 II
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||7||12|
|Auto Focus points (4)||27||79|
|Larger lens selection (3)||40||45|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||0.92||1.23|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||420||480|
Conclusion: Advantages of the A77 II are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger selection of lenses. We also like that the display has a higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina.
Yields 16 points for the A77 II.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Pentax KP VS Sony A77 II Dimensions|
Look at front view of the KP and A77 II
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Sony A77 II
We recommend Sony A77 II as better choice.
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