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Pentax K-1 Mark II

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Pentax K-1 Mark II. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People really like the price and color. The durability and lens also get good feedback, whereas the reliability and energy efficiency get negative views.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Pentax K-1 Mark II is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Andy Westlake (trustedreviews.com)

Pentax K-1 II Review | Trusted Reviews

 

A very minor update, but still a fine DSLR

Huge degree of external control ; Excellent rugged, weather-sealed build quality ; Superb image quality, with high resolution and dynamic range ; In-body stabilisation gives sharper images with almost any lens ; Compatible with vast range of new and...

Heavy and bulky body ; Slow wake-up from auto power-off ; Screen isn’t touch-sensitive ; Sluggish live view autofocus

Oct, 2018

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Expert review by : Andy Westlake (trustedreviews.com)

Pentax K-1 II

 

A very minor update, but still a fine DSLR. Pentax K-1 II.

Huge degree of external control ; Excellent rugged, weather-sealed build quality ; Superb image quality, with high resolution and dynamic range ; In-body stabilisation gives sharper images with almost any lens ; Compatible with vast range of new and...

Heavy and bulky body ; Slow wake-up from auto power-off ; Screen isn’t touch-sensitive ; Sluggish live view autofocus

For anyone who has a suitable collection of K-mount lenses and wants to make the step up from APS-C to full-frame, the Pentax K-1 Mark II is very easy to recommend. But I don’t think it’s worth upgrading from the original K-1; there’s too little extra...

May, 2018

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.co.uk)

Pentax K-1 Mark II full-frame DSLR goes native to ISO 819200

 

There are only two updates to Pentax's flagship DSLR, but they're potentially impressive.

Highly Recommended

Expert review by : Joshua Waller (ephotozine.com)

Pentax K-1 Mark II Review

 

We review the new 36mp Pentax K-1 Mark II - the update to the full-frame K-1 - is the new model worth the upgrade?

When the K-1 first came out, it offered a high-resolution sensor at a competitive price, with a number of unique features. Whilst the K-1 Mark II still offers the same 36mp sensor, and keeps the same unique features, the market has moved on, with the...

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Joshua Waller (ephotozine.com)

Pentax K-1 Mark II Sample Photos

 

We've taken sample photos with the new Pentax K-1 Mark II showing the full ISO range.

Apr, 2018

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Pentax K-1 Mark II

 

The Pentax K-1 Mark II camera is a very minor update to the original K-1, but is a fine entry point for Pentax owners looking to step up to full-frame.

Proven 36MP full-frame image sensor. High resolution Pixel Shift capture. 5-axis stabilization. Weather-sealed. Attractive price. GPS and Wi-Fi.

Slow, inconsistent autofocus. Outdated video toolset. Slower (4.4fps) burst shooting. Omits UHS-II SD support. Dwindling third-party lens support.

Bottom Line: The Pentax K-1 Mark II camera is a very minor update to the original K-1, but is a fine entry point for Pentax owners looking to step up to full-frame.

Sep, 2018

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.com)

Pentax K-1 Mark II full-frame DSLR goes native to ISO 819200

 

There are only two updates to Pentax's flagship DSLR, but they're potentially impressive.

Feb, 2018

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.com.au)

Pentax K-1 Mark II full-frame DSLR goes native to ISO 819200

 

There are only two updates to Pentax's flagship DSLR, but they're potentially impressive.

Feb, 2018

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