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09-14-2010, 10:49 AM   #1
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Where to buy Kx?

Hey this is my first post on this forum!

I am a complete novice at SLR cameras but I've done my research as to what direction to head towards. I decided to look into buying a Pentax K-x over Nikons and Canons. So my question is where is a good website/place to find a cheap and reliable K-x? I see that Amazon sells it for ~$500 while BestBuy sells it for $650. Any input is appreciated

09-14-2010, 11:42 AM   #2
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The usual suspects include B&H, Adorama and Amazon. I have shopped from all of them, plus Beach Camera and Sigma4Less without incident.

The K-x comes in different lens versions, so make sure you are comparing the same items.
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I'm good with the same bunch as SpecialK and also ok with Abe's of Main and Tri-State cameras.

I will say that if you have a local camera store that carries Pentax equipment, consider them first as it's good to support local camera stores. It may cost a bit more but you will make relationships that you will never have with an online store.
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Unfortunately we don't have a local camera store that sells Pentax near us. I got my K-x at Amazon with the 300mm zoom for $628 shipped. Considered the others but A was cheapest.

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Get it from Adorama and BH, and follow the instructions in my signature

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Thanks for the suggestions. I'm still doing my research and whatnot. But this really helps. I'm glad to have run across this forum! The best hands down.

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