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02-14-2020, 02:48 AM   #1
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Which body came in many colors?

A few years ago didn't Pentax have a DSLR body that came in a ton of 2 tone color options? Which one was it?

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I believe all entry level DSLRs between K-r and K-50 has been avaialble in many different colors.
But K-r and K-50 had most color options of all of them.

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K-x also had different colors, K-S1 also was very colorful

pentax k-x colors at DuckDuckGo
https://duckduckgo.com/?q=pentax+k-s1+colors&t=canonical&iar=images&iax=images&ia=images
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From memory, the K-x, K-r and K-S1.

Of those I'd say the K-S1 is the best looking.

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The K-S2 was available in a few colors; based on the Pentax Forums review, it was on the order of 10 different combinations, many of them two-tone.

Pentax K-S2 Review - Available Kits & Colors | PentaxForums.com Reviews
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Yep, the K50 did have the most with 120 color options. The K30 had color options also but not near as many.
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Yes, the K-50 had many colours to choose from...

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So far the K3 Prestige is the best color they came up with, IMHO.




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QuoteOriginally posted by bertwert Quote
Yes, the K-50 had many colours to choose from...

And most a lot of them are ugly...
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So far the K3 Prestige is the best color they came up with, IMHO.

That was a successful business decision
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Don't forget the K-01 (although, like the Q7 above, not a DSLR of course)....
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I loved the colours and thought at the time that photography was fun once but now it is just boring and all about ' i have better gear than anyone else ' and it feels like you cannot be an individual or do something different , pack mentality . This is what Pentax tried to do , personalise your camera and have fun with it . Smart phones come in many colours now and people love it . Once again Pentax was way ahead of the game .
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After seeing the pics, it was the K-50 l was thinking of. l'd like to one in orange and white or blue and white.
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Six years on my Prestige K3 still rocks

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Weren't there some that were painted themed after some toy line?

Here we go, the Korejanai Pentax K-x:

Coloured DSLRs are so ugly they should be illegal | TechRadar

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