Posts Tagged ‘Pentax’

Pentax Indonesia Offering Cash-back Programs

Pentax is offering IDR 200,000 cash back on its range of digital cameras sold in Indonesia. The cash-back programs have been running from April 1 for the purchase of Pentax WG-II, Q,MX-1 and K-01.
“We are currently having cash-back programs until April 30 at Oktagon store,” said Jousha Yusuf, Marketing Manager, PT Aneka Warna Indah – [...]

Canon Offers Dial Service Upgrade, Copying Pentax’s Idea?

Canon is offering a service upgrade addressed to the existing EOS 5D Mark II and EOS 7D. The service replaces the camera’s mode dial with a redesigned locking version similar to the one featured in Canon’s EOS 60D.

Pentax K-01 Mirrorless Camera Officially Launched

Pentax has just launched its mirrorless camera, the Pentax K-01 (pronounced K-zero one), which comes with a 16 MP APS-C-sized sensor and equipped by Pentax’s K mount lenses.

Sigma Announces 17-50mm F2.8 Lens for Sony and Pentax

Dedicated for Sony and Pentax cameras, the large aperture of F2.8 covers the entire zoom range, making the lens an ideal gear for many genres of photography—from portraiture to landscape.

Pentax Sells Camera Business to Ricoh

Reported by Hoya, it is announced that Ricoh is buying Pentax’s camera business. The $124 million-worthy deal is planned to be taking effect later this year—scheduled to be in October.

Pentax Introduces Customizable Optio RS1500

One of the signs that the market for technology products has matures is when major manufacturers start differentiating their offerings based on cosmetic features like color, rather than on features and specifications. The point-and-shoot digital camera market reached that point long ago, and Pentax is hammering that idea home with its new Optio RS1500 compact [...]

New Pentax Compact Camera with High Dynamic Range Mode

The new compact camera from Pentax, the Optio S1 will soon be available few months ahead, coming as the first Pentax compact camera with the High Dynamic Range feature.

Optio WG-1 & WG-1 GPS: Pentax’s Adventure Cameras

Pentax is targeting adventure lovers with its new Optio WG-1 and Optio WG-1 GPS cameras, packing a 14 megapixel sensor, 5× optical zoom, and a 2.7-inch display into a case designed to stand up to the abuses of the great outdoors…or even the great back yard.
The cameras can also capture high-definition 720p video at 30 [...]

Limited Pentax K-5 DSLR Silver Version Available Soon

Pentax announces to launch a new version of K-5 DSLR. The limited silver version of K-5 DSLR will be available on April 2011. The external face experiences several changes; one that can be recognized directly is its new silver coating.

Pentax K-r Korejanai-Robo Available for Christmas

Pentax is releasing a 100-only “Korejanai” version of its K-r DSLR in Japan, which will be available in time for Christmas; reservations start on December 24, with the shipping in January 2011.