Pentax K-500 Review

4.5
September 17, 2013 | Mark Goldstein |

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#1 fab

thanks for the review..small error in the section “ease of use”. right at the beginning you wrote pentax k 50 instead of k 500…

6:04 pm - Wednesday, September 18, 2013

#2 Don

The body is made from stainless steel and polycarbonate not the all-plastic construction as you have blindly stated.

The advantages of the Pentax K-500 over the K-30 are, better maximum light sensitivity 51,600 ISO vs 12,800 ISO, significantly longer battery life 710 shots vs 410 shots, and the K-500’s maximum light sensitivity is 2 f-stops better.

The K-500 is renamed the K-50 for those of you who want a weather sealed camera like that of the K-30 compared to the K-300.

7:56 am - Sunday, July 20, 2014

#3 S Sangma

I, as a photographer look for Image Quality, ISO Performance, Speed, Lens Options and Price. The rest are additional. Pentax K-500 seems to have all these. Therefore, I am buying it.

1:42 am - Monday, September 15, 2014

#4 dejan.svrzic

In your contribution, you have shown that the K-500 has a virtual horizon. I got K-500 but I can not find this function. If you can help?

                    Thanx!

6:44 pm - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

#5 dejan.svrzic

In your contribution, you have shown that the K-500 has a virtual horizon. I got K-500 but I can not find this function. If you can help?

6:53 pm - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

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