Pentax K-5 II vs Pentax K-5 IIs

(25)
(29)
Pentax K-5 II
Pentax K-5 IIs

Top Prices

eBay
Checked 23 hours ago
ThePixelHub
Checked 23 hours ago
Delivery unknown
Amazon US
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
Overstock
Checked 10 hours ago
eBay
Checked 23 hours ago
ThePixelHub
Checked 23 hours ago
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
$60 cheaper
The Pentax K-5 II is $60.04 cheaper than the Pentax K-5 IIs.
More popular
The Pentax K-5 II is a more popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 10005 by sales volume in our digital cameras, whereas the Pentax K-5 IIs ranks No. 12173.
1 Reason For
Available from 3 shops
The more stores stock this digital camera, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Fewer sellers
Only 3 sellers sells the Pentax K-5 II, but 6 stores sell the Pentax K-5 IIs. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this digital camera, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
2 Reasons Against
$60 more expensive
The Pentax K-5 IIs is more expensive than the Pentax K-5 II by $60.04.
Worse selling
The Pentax K-5 IIs ranks No. 12173 by sales volume, but the Pentax K-5 II ranks No. 10005.

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

53 months Ago 53 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
 SLR
Megapixel
16.3MP 16.3MP
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution(s)
 4928 x 3264
 3936 x 2624
 3072 x 2048
 1728 x 1152
 4928 x 3264
 3936 x 2624
 3072 x 2048
 1728 x 1152
Maximum Image Resolution
 4928 x 3264
 4928 x 3264
Image Formats Supported
 RAW
 JPEG XR
BEST
 RAW
 JPEG XR
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
23.7 x 15.7 23.7 x 15.7

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Maximum Aperture Number
38 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture Number
5.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
82.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
27mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
18 - 55 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
11/8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Pentax K
 Pentax KA
 Pentax KAF
 Pentax KAF2
 Pentax K
 Pentax KA
 Pentax KAF
 Pentax KAF2
Number of Diaphragm Blades
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
52mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
 single
 continuous
 multi point
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 contrast detection
 Face detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 multi point
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 contrast detection
 Face detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
 Auto Focus (AF) lock
 Auto Focus (AF) lock
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
 Auto
 Auto

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Sensitivity
 80
 200
 51200
 80
 200
 51200
ISO Sensitivity (max)
51,200 51,200
ISO Sensitivity (min)
80 80
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
 Auto Exposure (AE) lock
 Auto Exposure (AE) lock
Light Metering
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes
 Auto
 Manual
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
Flash Sync-Speed
1s 1s
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
 Flash exposure compensation

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
25fps 25fps
Video Formats Supported
 AVI
 AVI
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards
 SDHC
 SD
 SDHC
 SD

Display

Display Diagonal
3" 3"
Display
 TFT
 TFT
Field of View
100% 100%
Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
921,000 pixels 921,000 pixels
Second Display
 Second display
 Second display

Viewfinder

Magnification
0.92x 0.92x

Ports & Interfaces

AV Output
 AV output
Unknown - Click to provide data
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
 DC-in jack
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB B
Connection to PC
 Connection to PC
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Flash
Self-Timer Delay
2,12 2,12
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
 Dioptre correction
 Dioptre correction
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.2
 Exif 2.21
 RAW
 DCF
 Exif
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.2
 Exif 2.21
 RAW
 DCF
 Exif
Live View
 Live view
 Live view
Brightness Adjustment
 Brightness adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Languages Support
 DAN
 DUT
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (SIMPL)
 DAN
 DUT
 CZE
 NOR
 RUS
 ENG
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 TUR
 HUN
 KOR
 CHI (SIMPL)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
680g 680g
Height
97mm 97mm
Depth
72.5mm 72.5mm
Width
131mm 131mm

Battery

Power Source Type
 AC
 Battery
 AC
 Battery
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type
D-LI90 D-LI90
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
740 shots 740 shots

System Requirements

Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
 Windows operating systems supported
Mac Compatibility
 Mac compatibility
 Mac compatibility

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
PENTAX Digital Camera Utility 4 PENTAX Digital Camera Utility 4
Cables Included
 USB
 AC
 AV
 USB
 AC
 AV
Batteries Included
 Batteries included
 Batteries included
Battery Charger Included
 Battery charger included
 Battery charger included
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
 Hand strap

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Video Capability
 Video capability
 Video capability
Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
 USB 2.0 ports quantity
 USB 2.0 ports quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
 HDMI ports quantity
 HDMI ports quantity
Face Detection
 Face detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows XP SP2, Vista, 7 & OS X 10.3.9 + Windows XP SP2, Vista, 7 & OS X 10.3.9 +
Camera Shutter Speed
1/8000 - 30 1/8000 - 30
Digital SLR
 Digital SLR
 Digital SLR
Feedback