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09-16-2009, 11:13 PM   #1
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Wow - K-x has 20 body colors and 5 grips colors in Japan!

Wow - K-x has 20 body colors and 5 grips colors in Japan!





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A simulator to design your custom color combinations:
http://www.camera-pentax.jp/k-x/#/simulator/120101


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09-16-2009, 11:14 PM   #2
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Some of those combos actually look really good! I might consider buying one.
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very funny. if is true
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I'm sorry... but WTF?
this is the... most radical thing done to camera bodies in D/SLR history.
i though those Lumix were colourful with 8 colours...
now comes with colour grips...

really... wtf? (not that i am against this. but really shocked.)

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QuoteOriginally posted by ionutmar Quote
very funny. if is true
seems to be completely true..

http://www.camera-pentax.jp/k-x/

just look at it... those colours..... woaaaah
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QuoteOriginally posted by Vylen Quote
seems to be completely true..

????????????PENTAX K-x ????????

just look at it... those colours..... woaaaah
No Orange body - White grip??? D: why?
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make your own.

I already made a thread aboiut this 2 minutes before this one.

DAMMIT.....


LOL

But here is a link to making your own...

????????????PENTAX K-x ????????
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Since I'm in the US, I only get 4 choices I am eyeing the red/white so I can look more like a carefree amateur and not a sniper, but I feel like I may regret it.

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This could possibly be a hit in Japan.
Softbank, formerly Vodafone, released a phone in a range of Pantone colours a few years ago which was successful.
And, Uniqlo, budget fashion brand, always has a wide range of colours that are popular.
Seems it's for the younger crowd.

Can bright colours be a hit for cameras?
In Japan, I say yes.
Especially with the features that the K-x has.
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I want a special color k-x!
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If the red/white/navy editions prove to be popular here, I won't be surprised that they would start offering more color choices later.
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And here's a simulator to design your favorite color!

????????????PENTAX K-x ????????
09-17-2009, 12:00 AM   #13
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MOUAHAHAHAHA Rofl! Good game Pentax!
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a brave marketing movement!
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Color for the grip is 9.

QuoteOriginally posted by nosnoop Quote
20 body colors and 5 grips colors
It's actually 9 color choices.

Each body color gets 5 grip colors out of 9, and that makes 20BC x 5GC = 100!

Colors for the grips are...

1. Black
2. White
3. Gray
4. Brown
5. Pink
6. Red
7. Yellow
8. Green
9. Blue
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