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02-16-2012, 07:36 PM   #1
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K-5 display

I am considering purchasing a K-5. One question that I have not been able to answer through various online documents is whether or not the display screen can be turned off/disabled, or does it always remain on?

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02-16-2012, 07:37 PM   #2
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I would assume it can be turned off if my k-x has that feature.
02-16-2012, 07:41 PM   #3
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Yes, you can disable it (the so-called info screen). More info on that is in our k-5 review.

I keep mine off and rely on the viewfinder/top lcd unless I'm shooting on a tripod at night.

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02-16-2012, 07:55 PM   #4
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Yep, the K5 can turn it all off:
Guide screen,
Status screen
Beeps
Instant playback
Adjust illumination on lcd

and so much more.

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press the info button 3 times and off it goes.
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