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08-20-2016, 06:15 AM   #1
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Pentax K-70 full review

Hello everyone,,,,hope all is well and happy,,,,,,,,,,,

does anyone know when PENTAX FORUMS will have a FULL review of the new K-70

i can only find a preview,,,,,,,

Happy shutters!

08-20-2016, 12:05 PM   #2
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It'll be live by the end of September.

For now we have the first impressions review, which combined with the K-S2 review should give you a pretty good idea of what to expect:

Pentax K-70 First Impressions Review - Hands-On Tests | PentaxForums.com

Full size samples:

Pentax K-70 First Look: Sample Photos - Hands-On Tests | PentaxForums.com

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08-20-2016, 05:14 PM   #3
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Pentax K70

Its sensor is actually more similar to the K3-II, not the K-S2.
I bought a K70 a few weeks ago. I had a K30 before.
I have mix feelings:
- It is certainly a very good camera at this price point
- The difference of Image Quality with the K30 is smaller than expected.
- The look is way inferior to the K30, which was a superb piece of industrial design.
- It is slightly heavier, when I hoped for a lighter camera
- The viewfinder is very good with AF lenses, but still inadequate for manual focusing
- I like the movable LCD, very convenient
- Handling is superb, as often with Pentax
- The autofocus seems to be slightly improved
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