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K-3 At Amazon $1079
Posted By: WVRICK, 01-26-2014, 11:36 AM

Amazon.com: Pentax K-3 Pentax SLR 24MP SLR Camera with 3.2-Inch TFT LCD- Body Only: Camera & Photo


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01-26-2014, 08:43 PM   #2
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When I click on the link, it tells me the price is $1149.
01-26-2014, 09:23 PM   #3
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I'm seeing 1149 too.

However, there is a used one direct from the Amazon Warehouse listed @ $994.25
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it was 1079$ but not too long

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The ones listed from Amazon Warehouse are not from an authorized dealer most of the time.
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QuoteOriginally posted by WVRICK Quote
The ones listed from Amazon Warehouse are not from an authorized dealer most of the time.
Amazon Warehouse = Amazon (the company)

It is the returns warehouse for Amazon.com (the company, not affiliates) bought products.


However, Amazon as a whole isn't an authorized dealer last time I checked (last year), so it is not really an issue if one was considering buying from Amazon in the first place.
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Showing up as $1089 now.

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Now down to $1049.

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$997.98 Used - Like New Amazon warehouse deal
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New down to $1,025.89
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That ( at current exchange rate) = 658..........latest Amazon.co.uk price is.........1029.....this really is Treasure Island for them.

I suppose if you assume the US price is pre all taxes then to compare like with like 1029 - vat = 860 approx

Only 30% more expensive.
People wonder why we resort to buying from Hong Kong and hoping it gets through customs
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K-3 at amazon $1037

Now showing as $1037. The seller is DavisMax
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QuoteOriginally posted by trumanusa Quote
Now showing as $1037. The seller is DavisMax
Pentax has posted a list of Authorized USA Dealers on the company web store site. Specifically says Amazon is an authorized dealer but most Amazon affiliates ("Sold by, Shipped By") are not. Hence the cannibalizing of kit lenses for separate sale. The list of Dealers is sorted by State.
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