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02-02-2014, 11:40 PM   #1
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K-3 live view performance

Could anyone comment on any significant differences in performance between live view on the K-3 versus the K-30? Is focus peaking more accurate? Are there improvements in low light performance?

02-03-2014, 12:24 AM   #2
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The focus peaking feels the same. In low light it does slow down a bit, but the framerate is pretty good overall. I think the two cameras are neck and neck in this area.

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K-3 has slightly grainier look in low light IMO. But part of this may be bigger display too. Otherwise I agree with Adam.

Practical difference is that K-30 cycles mirror twice every time you take picture via LV, so it's quite noisy. K-3 does not need to cycle mirror at all, so taking picture with LV is slightly quieter then VF.

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