Pentax K-m (K2000)
Although the overall specification is pretty good for this level of camera, the K-m/K2000 struggles to stand out from the crowd given the mediocre JPEG quality and poorly implemented autofocus system.
Pentax users on a tight budget
Absolute beginners or JPEG shooters
Pentax K-m review
By: Paul Nuttall, What Digital Camera (Jan 23, 2009)
Differentiating with a range of DSLRs can often prove problematic for a manufacturer. The manufacturer can either focus on restricting the inner workings of the camera to keep costs down, or simply alter the design and size to the same end.