Pentax K3 $100 Instant Rebate

Pentax K-3

B&H has the Pentax K-3 with a $100 instant rebate now. That brings the K-3 body only down to $996.95 and includes a free Pentax BG-5 battery grip and Pentax 16GB SDHC card. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

The Pentax K-3 kit with 18-135mm lens is $1346.95 and also includes a Pentax BG-5 battery grip. Check it out here at B&H Photo.

Both deals include free expedited shipping and 4% rewards.

Pentax K-3 Firmware Update ver. 1.11

Pentax K-3

Ricoh has released a firmware update for the Pentax K-3. Firmware version 1.11 provides the following updates:

  • Corrected – When shooting image after using the Built-in flash, Exif data of shutter speed is not updated on Version 1.10.
  • Added automatic reset function when detecting rarely occur abnormal motion of the sequence.
    (When automatic reset function is operated, latest setting will be reset)

You can download the latest firmware here on Ricoh’s website.

Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition Unveiled


Ricoh has announced a new Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition, which features a gunmetal gray finish with a matching BG-5 battery grip. There will be a limited run of only 2,000 units made. The kit also includes a exclusive black leather camera strap and 2 batteries.

The Pentax K-3 Prestige Edition retails for $1399.95 and ships in August 2014. Check it out here at Adorama.