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Fry's K-5 for $799
Posted By: Docrwm, 08-03-2012, 05:44 AM

Pentax K-5 Digital SLR Camera (Body Only) $799 @ frys 8/3
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08-03-2012, 09:14 AM   #2
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some demo some open box, sounds like the KR blowout earlier this year. K5 must now be in a Gone when Gone status. New model may well end up announced before Photokina then since that is still 6 weeks off
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Fry's City of Industry only has a demo unit.
Looks in good shape, salesperson says he has the box and all acc. and was willing to give additional 5% ($40) discount for it being a demo.

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yup.. just like when i bought my K-r for $299.... great price!!!
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I dont think its really that great of a deal. Seeing how you can get a used one from a careful pentax owner for less than $799, versus getting a store demo which everyone has "played" with. Plus you also have to pay tax on top of that $799. You can get a brand new one from BHPhoto and other online retailers for roughly the same price (after tax)

Yes, the K-r deal was a good deal at $299, because at the time, the K-r was selling even used for around $400 and more.
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They are running it again in this week's ad at $799 . I think you might be able to negotiate a lower price on the demo units.
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