Pentax X-5

Announced Aug 22, 2012 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | 22 – 580 mm (26×)

I bought a Pentax X5 three years ago.  It has been VERY disappointing - let me count the ways: The electronic viewfinder gives a very poor rendition of the scene and is quite unreliable. BAttery consumption is gargantuan - and on one trip I found myself forever buying new batteries.  However, these issues are minor compared to the problem with the electronics. Sometimes in flash mode it goes into a grey screen mode - where all the controls lock and the shot is lost.  You have to re-boot by ...

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