Large pentaprism viewfinder.
5.9fps burst shooting.
Customizable controls and noise reduction.
Inbody shake reduction.
Very good high ISO performance.
Available in 120 different colors.
Support for AA-size batteries.
AF can be noisy with kit lens.
Would be nice to see a variangle screen at this price.
Fixed rear LCD.
No mic input.
Slow to focus when recording video
Image quality and performance, while acceptable, don't match the competition'.
Lacks an articulated LCD.
The shutter and the lens make a lot of noise.
By Steves Digicams on October 09, 2013
By Eric Butterfield When you first pick up the Pentax K-50, you can feel that you're holding a well-built camera. The rugged, weather-sealed body feels sturdy, and its adequate yet not oversized handgrip lets you get a firm grasp. The front dial...-
By Expert Reviews on October 08, 2013
Outstanding controls and a big viewfinder make this SLR a joy to...100
By T3 on August 26, 2013
If you would make use of such a feature, then the K-50 at just under £600 is half the price of weather-sealed semi-pro DSLRs such as the Nikon D7100. That, along with the sharp and colourful digital images it delivers, makes the K-50 a winner in our book.80
By What Digital Camera on August 13, 2013
The sits alongside the Pentax K-500 in the manufacturer's DSLR line-up and, if you were to put them side-by-side, you'd think they were the very same camera with the exception of the name on the front. Sporting an identical specification with...-
By DigitalVersus on July 30, 2013
While the 100% viewfinder and top-quality weatherproof finish are definitely plus points for the Pentax K-50, that doesn't necessarily make this SLR a top choice. The main problem here is that the older K-30 offers the same basics as this newer...60
By PC Mag on July 22, 2013
The Pentax K-50 is a fully weather-sealed D-SLR camera with an big optical viewfinder and fast burst shooting capability. It's available to order in any of 120 color combinations, but its video functionality is behind the...80
By cnet on July 18, 2013
A reasonable option for an entry-level dSLR, the Pentax K-50 should satisfy if you need the weather-sealed design. But while acceptable, it and its cheaper sibling the K-500 lag behind the competition in image quality and...70
By lydogbillede.dk on October 23, 2013
Pentax K-50 er et kamera til aktive mennesker, der ofte færdes ude om vinteren og i regn og rusk om efteråret, og som gerne vil have et solidt spejlreflekskamera til al slags vejr. Billedkvaliteten står til topkarakter, og det samme...83
By ljudochbild.se on October 21, 2013
Med så små förändringar är det lätt att man börjar tänka: ”If it ain't broken, don't fix it.” För det var inte mycket fel på Pentax K-30. Måhända bortsett från en...83
By Lyd og bilde on October 09, 2013
Med så små endringer er det lett å tenke, if it ain't broken, don't fix it. For det var ikke mye gærent med Pentax K-30. Kanskje bortsett fra et vel sprekt design, som kunne polarisere meninger om kameraet var stygt eller...83