PENTAX K-1 Upgrade Service

To register for the Pentax K-1 Upgrade Service please read the information below and follow the link to the Ricoh Imaging Americas repair service home page

From the home page, please choose PENTAX K-1 Upgrade Service from the Select Category drop down menu and then choose PENTAX K-1 Upgrade from the Select Model drop down menu. You'll then be directed to the shopping cart to complete the registration process.

You'll receive a Web Order confirmation via email and then our Customer Service team will follow up with you to provide the Terms and Conditions for the upgrade service. When we receive the signed terms and conditions and your original K-1 camera, we will perform the upgrade service.

The upgrade service shows their gratitude to PENTAX K-1 digital SLR camera users and allows them to receive the advanced functions of the new PENTAX K-1 Mark II in their current K-1 cameras.

Here is an overview of the upgrade service:


-       The upgrade service will be done for a limited time from May 21, 2018 – September 30, 2018.

-       Upgrade cost: $550USD

-       Cameras will need to be shipped to Precision Camera (US)


What will be done to your camera?

The PENTAX K-1’s main circuit board will be replaced to add new functions featured in the new PENTAX K-1 MKII.  Additionally the current SR logo on the PENTAX K-1 MKII will be replaced with the new PENTAX K-1 MKII logo.

PENTAX K-1 Upgrade Service Terms and Conditions Notice



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Read K-1 Upgrade Press Release – February 21, 2018