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Pentax Digital SLR Cameras Reviews

Updated: Apr 18, 2014 02:17
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alaScore 97

Pentax K-3

The K-3 ($1,299.95 direct, body only) takes a lot of what Pentax cameras are known for—robust...

23 expert reviews | 29 user reviews

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#2
alaScore 96

Pentax K-50

The rugged, weather-sealed K-50 offers high image quality, speedy burst modes, and low noise at...

24 expert reviews | 18 user reviews

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#3
alaScore 95

Pentax K-30

The K-30 is an okay DSLR, but you really can do better.

53 expert reviews | 462 user reviews

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#4
alaScore 95

Pentax K-500

The Pentax K-500 ($599.95 direct with 18-55mm lens) is the company's current entry-level D-SLR...

15 expert reviews | 11 user reviews

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#5
alaScore 94

Pentax K-5

The Pentax K-5 IIs omits a low-pass filter in order to capture extremely fine image detail, but...

77 expert reviews | 701 user reviews

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#6
alaScore 94

Pentax K-R

The Pentax K-r certainly breaks up the long march of black-bodied entry-level DSLRs with its...

63 expert reviews | 352 user reviews

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#7
alaScore 93

Pentax K-x

The K-x is a beginner-friendly SLR featuring most of the latest must-haves (and a very good...

90 expert reviews | 714 user reviews

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#8
alaScore 93

Pentax 645D

Depending on the type of photographer you are, the Pentax 645D ($9,999.95 direct, body only)...

45 expert reviews | 33 user reviews

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#9
alaScore 92

Pentax K-7

The K-7 is a great DSLR. Its video mode would benefit from better controls and 1080p resolution...

73 expert reviews | 328 user reviews

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#10
alaScore 92

Pentax K20D

The K20D won't disappoint. It stands head and shoulders above other DSLRs in its class and easily...

102 expert reviews | 810 user reviews

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#11
alaScore 92

Pentax K2000 / K-m

With built-in image stabilization, a sensor dust-removal system, side-by-side picture comparison...

99 expert reviews | 281 user reviews

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#12
alaScore 91

Pentax K200D

The Pentax K200D can be used with confidence right out of the box by novice and advanced...

71 expert reviews | 688 user reviews

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#13
alaScore 90

Pentax K10D

If there's anything major not to like about the Pentax K10D, we couldn't find it. It's a good...

112 expert reviews | 1623 user reviews

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#14
alaScore 90

PENTAX K100D

The K100D is a quality camera that's fun to shoot with and delivers superb images, and it's...

120 expert reviews | 1033 user reviews

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#15
alaScore 89

Pentax K-5 DSLR + SMC DA 18-55mm F/3.5-5.6 AL WR lens

95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

22 user reviews

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#16
alaScore 89

Pentax K-30 Weather-Sealed 16 MP CMOS Digital SLR (Black, Body Only)

Purchased as a gift for my daughter, Price was right as a discontinued model. After buying it...

132 user reviews

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#17
alaScore 89

Pentax K-30 SLR Camera 18-55mm WR White 16MP 3.0LCD FHD

Very good, efficient service. Have tried out camera in the garden and am very pleased with it...

50 user reviews

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#18
alaScore 89

Pentax K-30 DSLR Camera with 18-55mm DAL Lens Kit - White (16MP, CMOS APS-C...

Very good, efficient service. Have tried out camera in the garden and am very pleased with it...

110 user reviews

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#19
alaScore 89

Pentax K-50 + DAL 18-55mm WR Kit

A good standard mid range camera, for someone wanting that little bit extra. I used a wide angle...

1 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

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#20
alaScore 89

Pentax *ist DS

This Pentax does have one distinct advantage over most of today's digital SLRs: While the vast...

68 expert reviews | 479 user reviews

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#21
alaScore 89

Pentax *ist DL

Compact size ; Simple controls ; Good feature set

44 expert reviews | 363 user reviews

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alaScore 88

Pentax Espio 135 M

Cant complain at all about this piece. Fine cut metal, screws in tight to my Voigtlander E mount...

2109 user reviews

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#23
alaScore 88

Pentax *ist DL2

The Pentax *ist DL2 Digital SLR was the first new DSLR offered by Pentax...

7 expert reviews | 21 user reviews

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#24
alaScore 88

Pentax SMC DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL II Zoom Lens

Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at how the latest standard kit lens offering from Pentax performs.

2 expert reviews

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alaScore 88

Digital SLR cameras

Cameras with a built-in lens are certainly convenient, but many photo enthusiasts prefer one of...

3 expert reviews

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Digital SLR Cameras on alaTest

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About Pentax

Pentax is a bit lesser known in the consumer market. They make a variety of specialty cameras and accessories, and target mostly the professional market. If you're looking at high-end DSLRs, then Pentax probably has a camera for you. The first thing you'll notice about their cameras is that they have unusual colors and body shapes. Pentax cameras are well-made on the inside, and they take great pictures. They also have all of the features you would expect form a nice DSLR. If you're looking for a nice DSLR, a Pentax is a great choice.

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