Pentax K-3 III vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II Comparison



Let’s compare the Pentax K-3 III vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Pentax K-3 III and Canon EOS 7D Mark II. Both cameras have APS-C sensors but Pentax K-3 III has a 25.7 MP and Canon EOS 7D Mark II has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Pentax K-3 III Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  Pentax K-3 III Front Canon EOS 7D Mark II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Ricoh Canon
Megapixels 25.7 20.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C APS-C
SLR Type Dslr Dslr
Crop Factor 1.5x 1.6x
AA Filter Optional Fixed
Image Resolution 6192 x 4128 (25.6 MP, 3:2) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 160000 Min 100 - Max 16000
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100-160000 (1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps) Auto, 100 - 16000 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 25600 and 51200
Startup Time 0.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type SAFOX 13 TTL phase-matching - 101 point (25 cross type focus points in the center) OVF: AF-dedicated CMOS sensor, 65-points, all cross-type AF points, center dual cross-type point for f/2.8; Live View: Dual-Pixel CMOS AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100-160000 (1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps) Auto, 100 - 16000 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 25600 and 51200
Shutter Speed Range 1/8000 - 30 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 30 103
AW Buffer Size 26
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,620,000 dots (540,000 px) 1,040,000 dots (346,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display Yes Yes
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder Optical / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type SLR type; eye-level pentaprism, ~100% coverage, 1.05x mag., 20.5mm eyepoint, -4.0 to +1.0 diopter SLR type; eye-level pentaprism, 100% coverage, 1.0x magnification, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter, interchangeable focusing screens
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​24p) 1920x1080 (60p/​50p/​30p/​25p/​24p)
Video File Format MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (MOV) MP4/MOV (Video: H.264 Intra-Frame / Inter-Frame, Audio: Stereo AAC/Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC CF1 / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes Yes
SD UHS Support UDMA7/UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/200 1/250
Internal connections USB 3.2 Gen1 (Type-C), Micro B,Micro (Type D) HMDI, External cable switch terminal (2.5mm), X-sync socket, 3.5mm stereo mic input, 3.5mm headphone jack Mini (Type-C) HDMI, 3.5mm Microphone Jack, 3.5mm Headphoe Jack, N3 Remote Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes No
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS Yes Yes
USB Type USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 800 shots 670 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable LP-E6N/LP-E6 Lithium-ion rechargeble
Weight 28.9 oz (820 g) includes batteries 49.0 oz (1,388 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 5.3 x 4.1 x 2.9 in. (135 x 104 x 74 mm) 5.9 x 4.4 x 3.1 in. (149 x 112 x 78 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2021-04-06 2014-11-15