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03-09-2015, 10:38 AM   #1
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K-S2 battery grip

Does anyone know if there will be a battery grip for the K-S2?

03-09-2015, 10:44 AM   #2
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No grip no glory. There won't be, there is no grip connector.
04-28-2015, 12:59 AM   #3
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i think i know how to build one, the downside is that i need to get some more stuff besides my new K-S2 for the research and i'm currently.. well.. financially challenged. perhaps in a month or so i can start hacking, until then - patience my friends
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Not a chance. Not much point either for a camera designed with ultimate compactness in mind. Buy a spare battery or two.

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yes, that is the exact kind of motivational speech that gets me going, if i could only do the things that are actually technically possible, i would be out of job...

and to be honest - its more about large grip and vertical shooting buttons than about battery. most probably my prototype will have ony control features, extra power features can come later.

and the compactness - getting K-S2 is also about getting weather sealed body and good sensor when you can not afford K-3
i'm sure i'm not the only one who got K-S2 as a K-3 substitute and would appreciate reasonably priced grip for it
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Nothing to do with techincal restraints, Pentax choose only to make grips for their flagship models. It's marketing strategy and business models. Want a grip? Easy - upgrade!
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