Pentax KP vs Canon 80D Comparison

Here is a quick comparison table of the Pentax KP vs Canon 80D mid-range DSLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

The Canon EOS 80D features a 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor powered by DIGIC 6 processor. Alongside the 45 all cross-type point AF system it has native ISO 100-16,000 range and fast 7fps burst shooting.

The Pentax KP comes with a high-sensitivity 24.32-megapixel sensor. The CMOS sensor provides a top ISO of 819,200. The KP uses the same 5-axis ‘Shake Reduction II’ IBIS system found on the K-1 full-frame model.

Comparison of the Pentax KP vs Canon 80D Cameras

Comparison of the Pentax KP vs Canon 80D Cameras

Below you can see the specifications comparison table of Pentax KP vs Canon 80D cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

3″ Fully Articulated Screen – 1.040k dots

Feature Pentax KP Canon 80D
Effective Megapixels 24.2-Megapixels 24.2-Megapixels
Sensor type / size APS-C – 22.5 x 15 mm APS-C – 22.5 x 15 mm
Low pass filter No Yes
Image processor PRIME IV DIGIC 6
Image Stabilization 5-Axis Sensor shift No
AF system 27, 25 cross-type 45 points (all points cross type)
ISO 100-819200 100-25600
Max shutter speed 30 – 1/24000 30 – 1/8000
Continuous shooting speed 7fps 7 fps
Video Full HD 60fps Full HD 60fps
Display 3″ Rear Screen Tilting LCD (921,000) 3″ Fully Articulated Screen – 1.040k dots
Viewfinder Optical Optical
Hot shoe Yes Yes
Wireless Wi-Fi Built-In Wi-Fi, NFC. Remote shooting
Environmentally sealed  Yes No
Battery life  390 shots 960 shots
Dimensions 132 x 102 x 76mm 139.0 x 105.2 x 78.5mm
Weight 640g 730g
Price $1,199 $1,099