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05-03-2010, 12:06 AM   #1
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Pentax K7 vs Canon T2i(550D)

Hello Guys,
I am dying to buy a Pentax K7, but there is something about Canon T2i which is attracting me, may be "Full HD" recording and also 18MP.
But, K7 has great body type and WR. I am so confused here.
Which one has an edge over other?
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05-03-2010, 12:13 AM   #2
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i say the K7 just cause the built quality is times better. megapixels doesn't matter anymore. i think the best pro-camera you can buy today is the D3s, and that only has 12.1 megapixels.

Besides, it only means the files will be much bigger without any real advantage.

However, I think the sensor on the T2i is slightly better, but I would get the K7 due to its built quality and overall features.

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They are quite different cameras, targeted at different people. There have been several threads on this subject recently. I personally think that the biggest benefit to the T2i over the K7 is in the video department, although if video is really your goal, you should probably invest in a dedicated camcorder which does HD. The other benefits are more megapixels (if you consider that a benefit) and faster auto focus.

The K7 is actually closer in most of its specs to the 7D, however in price it is closer to the T2i.
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Depends what you want really, what you place more emphasis on when taking pictures or movies.

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