X100 limited edition worth the extra money?

Started Mar 27, 2012 | Discussions thread
LaFonte
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Re: X100 limited edition worth the extra money?
In reply to malabito, Mar 29, 2012

Just look around, lot of people have indeed written response from fuji that all year 2 production cameras will have new lens assembly. No need to dig out skeletons.

malabito wrote:

I continue to find so amusing how people tend to talk about the new assembly as they actually worked for fuji. Just because some service guy told you there was a new assembly it doesn't make it true. Customer service by phone tend to say things to get angry customers out of their back.... I am just curious do you have any written confirmation by fuji in this regards? will love to see it. I am not saying its not true, i am just saying that there is no way to really tell, without any public announcement as the did with the orb issue....

LaFonte wrote:

At least you will know you are getting the one with fixed sticky blade problem, all blacks have the new assembly.

But again, you paying a lot for it a lot - the accessories are just too overpriced, you can get the exact same thing from ebay for like $20 total. (i mean hood and ring). There is no difference in those ebay things from the real one.

It is your money, but I think the black is meant to be more like a gift idea, for people who have everything and don't care about the money.

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