'Ultimately the K-S1 is a very capable camera that, ironically, is let down by some of the very aspects intended to make it stand out. '
'The K-S1 is also noticeably heavier, which exacerbates my difficulties holding it comfortably, but if you have small hands, you may actually prefer the size of the K-S1.'
'Images become distinctly scrappy at the highest ISOs.'
'Not very user-friendly.'
Excellent high ISO image quality, Shoots at 8.1fps
Delivers great performance, weather-resistant build quality
Will the weatherproof K-3 be enough to tempt consumers away from Nikon and Canon?
Pros: Price, rugged build quality.
Very good high ISO performance
Grip is large and accommodating, offering great control
Image quality is excellent, producing noise-free images
Stabilised sensor, Detail-rich images
Terrific photo quality
Extremely sharp lens
Extremely sharp, Amazing pancake kit lens
Very impressive results
'the Pentax K-7 feels tight and solid.'
'The live view experience on the K-7 is quite nice.'
'The camera is robust and confidence-inspiring.'
'the K-7 is much more comfortable to hold with average sized male hands, and doesn't seem anymore cramped.'
'very significant new digital SLR'
'The camera is decent in low light'
'There are nice white balance controls, plus you can reduce noise, chromatic aberrations, and lens distortion as well.'
'All in all it's a very impressive specification for the money'
'It's bigger, tougher and more feature rich than any Pentax digital SLR before it and it certainly carries a wide enough range of features to worry the 'big name' brands.'
ReviewGist helps you find the best products to buy by making sense of online reviews.
We are currently aggregating 374,540 reviews
covering over 29,414 products. See what the press says about ReviewGist here.
© 2016 ReviewGist.com. All Rights Reserved.