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01-27-2013, 05:48 PM   #1
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hello from quebec - k10d problem

hello everyone

i'M from Gaspésie, Québec Canada

i'm not a professionnal, but very enjoy photography a learn by me self. reading book end on lInternaute Photo site.

I own a k10d for 41/2 years and i have a serious problem with it.

The sensor is out of order,the picture are all pink.

after sending it to pentax Canada, the said the sensor need to be replace. cost +600$!!!!

do you know if that trouble is frequent on this camera??

thank you for your help

01-27-2013, 05:49 PM   #2
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It doesn't happen often, but with consumer electronics these days a 4-5 year lifespan would be reasonable to expect. The good news is that you can get yourself a new (used) K10 for around $250 Just pay the Marketplace a visit!

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