Canon EOS R vs. Nikon Z7 vs. Pentax KP

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Sep 5, 2018
Aug 23, 2018
Jan 25, 2017
 
$2299 (body only), $3399 (w/24-105 F4L lens)
$3399 (body only), $3999 (w/24-70 F4 lens)
$1099 (body only)
 
SLR-style mirrorless
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Mid-size SLR
Magnesium alloy
Magnesium alloy
Magnesium alloy
 
6720 x 4480
8256 x 5504
6016 x 4000
4176 x 2784 (1.6x crop)
5408 x 3600 (DX crop), 6880 x 5504 (5:4), 5504 x 5504 (1:1), 8256 x 4640 (16:9)
4608 x 3072, 3072 x 2048, 1920 x 1280
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 5:4, 3:2, 16:9
3:2
30 megapixels
46 megapixels
24 megapixels
32 megapixels
47 megapixels
25 megapixels
Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
Full frame (35.9 x 23.9 mm)
APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
 
Expeed 6
PRIME IV
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Primary color filter
Primary color filter
Primary Color Filter
 
Auto, 100-40000 (expands to 50-102400)
Auto, 64-25600 (expands to 32-102400)
Auto, 100-819200
50
32
 
102400
102400
 
6
12
9
Yes
Yes (6 slots)
Yes (3 slots)
No
Sensor-shift
Sensor-shift
 
5-axis
5-axis, up to 5 stops
 
5 stop(s)
 
RAW
RAW
RAW
Fine, normal
Fine, normal, basic
Best, better, good
  • JPEG
  • Raw (14-bit Canon CRW)
  • C-Raw (Canon compressed Raw)
  • JPEG
  • Raw (NEF, 12 or 14-bit)
  • JPEG (Exif v2.3)
  • Raw (Pentax PEF or DNG)
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Phase Detect
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
5655
493
27
Canon RF
Nikon Z
Pentax KAF2
1×
1×
1.5×
 
Fully articulated
Tilting
Tilting
3.2
3.2
3
2,100,000
2,100,000
921,000
Yes
Yes
No
TFT LCD
TFT LCD
TFT LCD
Yes
Yes
Yes
Electronic
Electronic
Optical (pentaprism)
100%
100%
100%
0.76×
0.8×
0.95× (0.63× 35mm equiv.)
3,690,000
3,690,000
 
 
30 sec
30 sec
30 sec
1/8000 sec
1/8000 sec
1/6000 sec
 
 
1/24000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
 
  • Program
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Manual
  • Program
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Manual
  • Scene Analyze Auto
  • Program
  • Sensitivity priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter & aperture priority
  • Manual
  • Bulb
No
No
Yes
 
 
6.00 m (at ISO 100)
Yes (via hot shoe)
Yes (via hot shoe)
Yes (via hot shoe)
 
Front-curtain sync, slow sync, rear-curtain sync, red-eye reduction, red-eye reduction with slow sync, slow rear-curtain sync, off
Auto, auto w/redeye reduction, flash on w/redeye reduction, slow sync, trailing curtain sync, manual, wireless
1/200 sec
1/200 sec
1/180 sec
  • Single
  • High-speed continuous
  • Low-speed continuous
  • Self-timer
 
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self-timer
  • AE bracketing
  • DoF bracketing
  • Motion bracketing
  • Mirror-up
  • Multi-exposure
  • Interval shooting
  • Interval composite
  • Interval movie record
  • Star stream
8.0 fps
9.0 fps
7.0 fps
Yes (2 or 10 secs)
Yes (2, 5, 10 or 20 secs)
Yes (2 or 12 secs)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Partial
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Highlight-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
±3 (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
 
±5 (2, 3, 5 frames )
 
Yes
Yes
 
 
 
1920 x 1080 (60i, 50i, 30p, 25p, 24p)
MPEG-4, H.264
MPEG-4, H.264
MPEG-4, H.264
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 480 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 120 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 480 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 120 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 23.98p / 480 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 23.98p / 120 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 180 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 60 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 90 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 90 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 90 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 30 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1280 x 720 @ 120p / 160 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 120p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 100p / 144 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 56 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 50p / 56 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 28 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 28 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 28 Mbps, MOV, H.264, Linear PCM
 
Stereo
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
Mono
 
SD card (UHS-II supported)
XQD card
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I supported)
 
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (With some chargers)
Yes
 
Yes (Mini-HDMI)
Yes (micro HDMI)
No (requires SlimPort adapter)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Built-In
Built-In
Built-In
802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.1 LE
802.11ac + Bluetooth
802.11 b/g/n
Yes (via smartphone)
Yes (via MC-DC2 or smartphone)
Yes (via remote cable or smartphone)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
LP-E6N lithium-ion battery & charger
EN-EL15b lithium-ion battery & charger
D-LI109 lithium-ion battery & charger
370
330
390
660 g (1.46 lb / 23.28 oz)
675 g (1.49 lb / 23.81 oz)
703 g (1.55 lb / 24.80 oz)
136 x 98 x 84 mm (5.35 x 3.86 x 3.31)
134 x 101 x 68 mm (5.28 x 3.98 x 2.68)
132 x 101 x 76 mm (5.2 x 3.98 x 2.99)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
Yes
None
None
Optional
 
 
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