WEST CALDWELL, NJ, February 21, 2018Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation today announced their new PENTAX K-1 Mark II 35mm full-frame digital SLR (DSLR) camera, in conjunction with this they also announced an upgrade service for current PENTAX K-1 users.

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 / $690 CAD

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


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.

More details on the program will be released in the upcoming weeks.  Please go to www.us.ricoh-imaging.com or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


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