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11-01-2012, 12:12 PM   #1
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Minor software/UI improvents in K-5 → K-5 II?

Every Pentax camera I've bought has small but significant UI and software improvements over the previous, in addition to the big-name features. For example, the K20D offered different levels of edge sharpening, absent from the K10D, and automatic fine tuning of WB even when a predefined light type is selected. The K-5 itself has a whole bunch of these see: Pentax K-5 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

So, are there any non-headline features going from K-5 to K-5 II?

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Please don't post questions in the pentax news forum - moved.

Check out the K-5 II review for the bottom line on the interface:
Pentax K-5 II / IIs Review - Introduction - PentaxForums.com

There are two differences in the UI:
1. SEL area expansion has been added as an AF feature
2. The Image Comparison feature has seemingly been removed

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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
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2. The Image Comparison feature has seemingly been removed
Why?! I use it a lot on K-5
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QuoteOriginally posted by CtrlAltDel_ru Quote
Why?! I use it a lot on K-5
We started to kick that question around right here ---> https://www.pentaxforums.com/forums/pentax-k-5/203774-i-miss-image-comparison...on-k5-iis.html

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