Pentax K2000

  |   by DigitalCameraReview Staff

This is an entry-level SLR featuring a 10.2 megapixel CCD sensor, a 2.7 inch, 230,000 dot high resolution LCD, and an ultra compact design that facilitates one handed operation. The body also features the Pentax-developed Shake Reduction and Dust Reduction systems. In hopes of making this an even more beginner-friendly model, Pentax has included learning functions, such as a dedicated help button.

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  • Pros

    • Small and light
    • Uses AA batteries
    • Excellent in-camera processing options
    • Good high-ISO performance in terms of detail versus noise
    • Improved user interface

  • Cons

    • Kit lens has plastic mount
    • Limited continuous shooting performance
    • No manual DOF preview or optional wired shutter release
    • External flash has no bounce or swivel head
    • AF speed and accuracy varied with lenses used during tests

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