Canon EOS M6 Mark II vs Pentax KP Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon EOS M6 Mark II vs Pentax KP.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon EOS M6 Mark II and Pentax KP. Both cameras have APS-C sensors but Canon EOS M6 Mark II has a 32.5 MP and Pentax KP has a 24.3 MP resolution.

  Canon EOS M6 Mark II Pentax KP
  Canon EOS M6 Mark II Front Pentax KP Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Ricoh
Megapixels 32.5 24.3
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 1.6x 1.5x
AA Filter Fixed Optional
Image Resolution 6960 x 4640 (32.3 MP, 3:2) 6016 x 4000 (24.1 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 819200
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 51200 Auto, 100-819200 (1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps)
Startup Time 1.4 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Dual Pixel CMOS AF (Face+Tracking AF, Spot AF, Zone AF, 1-point AF); Maximum 5481 manually selectable positions SAFOX 11 TTL phase-matching - 27 points (25 cross type focus points in the center), Auto (27 AF points), Zone select, Select, Expanded Area (S, M, L), Spot; Contrast detection AF in Live View with Face detection, Tracking, Multiple AF points, Select, Spot AF area modes
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 51200 Auto, 100-819200 (1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps)
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 30 sec 1/24000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 35
AW Buffer Size 10
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (346,600 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional external EVF-DC1 or EVF-DC2 connects via hot shoe. EVF-DC2 included in some kits (0.39-inch 2.36M-dot OLED ~100% coverage, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter) SLR type; eye-level pentaprism, ~100% coverage, 0.95x mag., 23.3mm eyepoint (from center of lens), -2.5 to +1.5 diopter, interchangeable Natural-Bright-Matte III focusing screen
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3480x2160 (30p/​25p) 1920x1080 (60i/50i/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (Video: H.264 All-I, Audio: Stereo Linear PCM), MP4 (Video: H.264 IPB/IPB Light, Audio: AAC) MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (MOV), Motion JPEG (AVI) for interval movie record
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/200 1/180
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, USB Type-C, 3.5mm Microphone Jack, Wired Remote Jack USB 2.0 Micro B (SlimPort compatable; SlimPort-HDMI adapter required for HDMI output), 3.5mm external stereo mic / cable switch jack, external power terminal
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 250 shots 390 shots
Battery Types LP-E17 Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 19.0 oz (538 g) includes batteries, kit lens 24.7 oz (699 g) includes batteries
Size 4.7 x 2.8 x 1.9 in. (120 x 70 x 49 mm) 5.2 x 4.0 x 3.0 in. (132 x 101 x 76 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2019-09-15 2017-02-25