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Canon EOS 6D vs Pentax K-3 II

Canon EOS 6D vs Pentax K-3 II

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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR  SLR
Megapixels 20.2MP 24.35MP
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Still Image Resolution  5472 x 3648  5184 x 3456  3468 x 2432  2736 x 1824  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  6016 x 4000  4608 x 3072  3072 x 2048  5472 x 3648  5184 x 3456  3468 x 2432  2736 x 1824  1920 x 1280  720 x 480  6016 x 4000  4608 x 3072  3072 x 2048
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Maximum Image Resolution  6016 x 4000  6016 x 4000
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG  RAW  JPG  JPEG  JPEG / RAW  RAW+JPEG
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels 20.6MP 24.71MP
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Design

Material  Magnesium  Metal  Magnesium  Metal
Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Minimum Aperture Number 2.8
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3.5
Maximum Aperture Number 32 38
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 105mm 207mm
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Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 24.5mm
Fixed Focal Length 40mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface  Canon EF  Pentax KA  Pentax KAF  Pentax KAF2  Pentax K  Canon EF  Pentax KA  Pentax KAF  Pentax KAF2  Pentax K
Diaphragm Blade 9
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7
Filter Size 77mm 72mm
Mounting Type  Bayonet  Bayonet

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.3m 0.25m
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Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  multi point  servo  Single Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus  single  multi point  servo  Single Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Servo Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 11 27
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Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
ISO Sensitivity (max) 25,600 51,200
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 100
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

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

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Auto
Flash Sync-Speed 1s 1s
Flash Exposure Correction  ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
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 ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point Type  Hot  Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
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 1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported  MOV  H.264  AVI  MPEG  MPEG4  AVC  MPEG-4  MOV  H.264  AVI  MPEG  MPEG4  AVC  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1280x720@60fps  1280x720@30fps  1280x720@24fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@60fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1280x720@60fps  1280x720@30fps  1280x720@24fps
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HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  PCM  Linear PCM
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 PCM  Linear PCM

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  Eye-Fi  FLU  SDXC  SDHC  SD  Eye-Fi  FLU
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3.2"
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Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 1,040,000 pixels
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1,037,000 pixels
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Magnification 0.71x 0.95x
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Viewfinder Type  Optical  Electronic  Live View  Optical & Live View  Optical  Electronic  Live View  Optical & Live View

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB  Micro-USB B  USB  Micro-USB B
HDMI Connector Type  Mini  Mini
Security Algorithms  TKIP  WPA2-TKIP  WEP  WPA  WPA2  TKIP  WPA2-TKIP  WEP  WPA  WPA2
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Fluorescent  Flash  Auto  Tungsten  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Fluorescent  Flash
Shooting Modes  Program  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Sensitivity priority  Program  Scene  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Sensitivity priority
Photo Effects  Neutral  Black&White  Sepia  Neutral  Black&White  Sepia
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing  Resizing  Rotating  Crop  Resizing  Rotating  Crop
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Single
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Backlight  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait  Backlight  Close-up (macro)  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Self-portrait
Languages Support  Multi  I  DAN  DUT  GRE  CZE  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  INC  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  RU  SE  R  SP  SW  SC  Multi  I  DAN  DUT  GRE  CZE  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  INC  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  RU  SE  R  SP  SW  SC
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  CZE  UKR  THA

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 680g
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700g
Height 110mm 102.5mm
Depth 71.2mm 77.5mm
Width 144.5mm 131.5mm
Lens Weight 130g
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230g
Lens Length 22.8mm
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68.5mm
Lens Diameter 68.2mm
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68.5mm
Weight (including Battery) 755g
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785g

Battery

Power Source Type  USB  Battery  USB  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Battery Capacity 1,800mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 1,090 shots 720 shots
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Battery Voltage 7.2V Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Packaging Content

Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Data Network  Not supported  Not supported

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed
Video Compression Formats  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4

Technical Details

Continuous Shooting Speed (max) Unknown - Click to provide data
Silent Shooting
Display Diagonal Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Recording Formats  Linear PCM  PCM  Linear PCM  PCM
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