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60 Global Score
A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well.
60

A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well.

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Pentax may have managed to create the world's smallest mirrorless camera with this $800 ILC, but if image quality is more important than body size, the Q is not for you.

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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Mirrorless interchangeable lens
Lens mount
Other
Resolution (effective)
12.4 megapixels
Image stabilization
Optical (sensor-shift)
Memory card
SD
Type
Lens mount
Resolution (effective)
Image stabilization
Memory card
Mirrorless interchangeable lens
Other
12.4 megapixels
Optical (sensor-shift)
SD

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60 Global Score
A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well.
60

A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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User Reviews

90
rapha
This camera was launched with a price that, in my opinion, was to high to test...read more
80
birru
Note: The Q has been discontinued and is being replaced by the subtly tweaked...read more
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