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PENTAX OFFERS MORE INSTANT REBATE SAVINGS ON SELECT DIGITAL CAMERAS

GOLDEN, CO. (May 1, 2009)…PENTAX Imaging Company hasannounced another  INSTANT REBATE PROGRAMeffective May 1 – May  9, 2009 on selectdigital cameras.  The instant savingsconsist of a $30.00 USD instant rebate on the PENTAX X70 Megazoom camera and a$50.00 USD savings on the PENTAX K2000 digital SLR single lens kit. 

With a powerful 24X zoom and 12megapixels, the compact, lightweight PENTAX X70 captures action from a distanceand makes an ideal travel companion.  ThePENTAX K2000 is an excellent choice for entry-level digital SLR photographerswho are ready to unleash their creativity and step-up from their compactdigital camera.  Both cameras makeperfect gifts for upcoming graduations, weddings and Mother’s Day. 

Consumers who purchase either ofthese products during this time period will benefit from instant savings onregular MAP/estimated retail pricing as follows:

PENTAX CAMERA BEFORE REBATE* LIMITED TIME
INSTANT REBATE
AFTER REBATE

PENTAX X70                     $399.95                         $30.00                      $369.95

PENTAX K2000                  $549.95                         $50.00                      $499.95

(digitalslr kit with DA L 18-55mm lens)

 

 *The instant rebates are valid only for a limited time forpurchases made on two select cameras from May 1 – May 9, 2009. Pricing mayvary.

 

The PENTAX INSTANT REBATE PROGRAM offers severalconsumer advantages.  There is no need tosubmit or track claims or wait up to eight weeks for a rebate check that needsto be signed and deposited.   Moreinformation about the program and these products is available at: www.pentaximaging.comand  www.pentaxwebstore.com

PENTAX Imaging Company is an innovative leaderin the production of a variety of digital cameras including weather resistant digitalSLRs and compact, waterproof cameras, as well as lenses, flash units,binoculars, scopes, and eyepieces.  Foralmost 90 years, PENTAX has developed durable, reliable products that meet theneeds of consumers and businesses.  With headquarters in Golden, Colorado,PENTAX Imaging Company is a division of PENTAX of America, Inc.

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