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10-12-2012, 07:49 AM   #16
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Q10 will be available on October 26th in Japan:

??????????PENTAX Q10??????????????PENTAX RICOH IMAGING

10-12-2012, 08:31 AM   #17
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Maybe Pentax/Ricoh should make a Q module for GXR body. (of course niche product / niche product = approximately seven sales).

Let's hope the ur-Q's firmware update (I think we're expecting one for the Q-to-K adapter, right?) improves AF lock, adds focus peaking, and better adapted lens support.
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There are actually several youtube videos posted that show focus peaking on the Q10 as well as the menu selection for it. I'm hoping this will come to the Q via a firmware update...we'll see.

here's the first one showing the menu selection at 0:10


as well as the one posted earlier, also showing menu selection at 0:10 and the feature in action


Gah...replied to the wrong thread...

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10-12-2012, 11:34 AM   #19
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A peaking panacea??

How many people who want peaking have actually tried it? IMO MFA is better. In fact peaking without MFA is useless.

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QuoteOriginally posted by Adam Quote
It's available only for pre-order right now, and should start shipping in October.

Handling-wise, it's basically the same camera. The AF is in fact a bit better, not that it sucked on the original Q or anything. While I do like the new looks (and especially the red version of the camera), I'd say that overall, the Q10 feels a bit more plasticky. However, given that it's supposed to have better IQ, and considering that it's only about $100 more than its predecessor, I think it's a good addition to the Q lineup, assuming that anyone in the US actually cares.

Have you seen this?
Pentax Q10 Photokina Report - What's New - Pentax Camera News & Rumors - PentaxForums.com
Adam:

Thank you for your reply.

I have a current choice of:

waiting for the Q10 at $600

Black Q with 01 lens at $350

Black Q with 02 lens at $$500

You have handled the Q10. I have no problems with a "plastic" camera. Is there a different sense of solidness between the Q and Q10?

Are any of the changes in the Q10 going to be implemented as a firmware update in the Q? focus peaking? menu setting of SR? Will the original Q work with the shutter in the K adapter?

Is the Q10 kit worth the $100 over the Q with 02 zoom ?

(note: I already have an 01 lens.)

Thank you.
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