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Latest Review Posted Pentax Q-S1

Looks like I have may a defective camera!
For some reason when in Auto ISO mode the camera would refuse to drop the ISO when using the flash, which causes all my indoor images to have excessive grain for no reason!
Example, with Auto ISO on and the ISO is 1600, I pop the flash and take the shot and it keeps it at ISO 1600 even with the flash! tested with my Original Q and never had this problem (it drops to ISO 125 on my identical test), nor any other camera I have owned.
After talking to people nobody else seems to have this issue.
So I have decided to return the camera. To be honest it was such an uncomfortable camera for me to to hold I think ill pick up a Q7 instead.


The Q S-1 is the 4th generation camera (But 2nd generation sensor!) in the Q line and a slightly different shape from the previous Qís.
Just to let you know I have been an original Q owner for a while now and love it to bits! so Iíll be comparing it to the original Q a lot, If you have not used a Q before, sorry some of my rambling may not make too much sense. I have only used a Q7 for a brief time, but I was impressed with the design and handling of it.

Iíll try to justify why I gave it the scores,

Ergonomics: Yes a 2! The Q S-1 looks good but I have found it to be the most uncomfortable camera I have ever owned, I have big hands but the original Q was ne...

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