Pentax has announced eight more colors of its K-x digital SLR for the European market. Limited numbers of the camera will be available in Beige, Chocolate, Metal Fuchsia, Pink, Metal Turquoise, Metal Dark Grey, Olive green and Soft brown. The cameras will start shipping from March 2010 at a suggested retail price of £599, including the 18-55 kits lens.

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8 New Colours, 8 New Reasons to Choose the PENTAX K-x

First in the world of photography, with PENTAX!

February 15, 2010: Thanks to its worldwide success and huge consumer demand, from the beginning of March 2010, the K-x puts on 8 new trendy colours. The very first time for an SLR in Europe:

  • Beige
  • Chocolate
  • Metal Fuchsia
  • Pink
  • Metal Turquoise
  • Metal Dark Grey
  • Olive green
  • Soft brown 

The K-x already exists in Black, Pearl White, Red and Navy Blue, together with the 8 new colours this will amount to 12 available colours within Europe.

Light, user-friendly and great performance are the key-words describing the K-x. CMOS censor 12.4 Megapixels, mechanical stabilization of the sensor, HD video, liveview, continuous shooting of 4.7 fps, high sensitivity with low noise up to ISO 12,800 are just but a few features of the K-x.

The newest of the PENTAX SLR line-up has already convinced numerous people and will now please even more new users, with these new innovative and seducing colours.

These new colours, produced in limited edition kits with the 18-55mm lens, will be launched, at the same recommended retail price as the existing black version, £599 including taxes.

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