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GX-1 at Roberts $199

Discussion in 'Hot Deals - Find a Great Deal? Share It Here.' started by alans, Apr 25, 2013.

  1. alans

    alans Mu-43 Veteran

    340
    Feb 28, 2010
  2. jloden

    jloden Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    May 15, 2012
    Hunterdon County, NJ
    Jay
    I can vouch for Roberts too, I bought from them on Amazon for that price and it was brand new in box, just a damaged box. Would definitely buy from them again.
     
  3. YZYgold

    YZYgold Mu-43 Regular

    27
    Apr 19, 2013
    Australia
    Thanks! awsome deal! Upgraded from my well used gf3!
     
  4. Donsantos

    Donsantos Mu-43 Regular

    47
    Mar 24, 2012
    Awesome. I was waiting for it to go to 200$.

    Now what lens do I get. hmm
     
  5. xonix

    xonix New to Mu-43

    5
    Mar 16, 2013
    Dang...I just bought 1 set last week from the same seller over at Amazon for USD 229 :(
     
  6. speedandstyle

    speedandstyle Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Seriously tempted! I am going to wait for the E-P3 to get to that price, should be soon.
     
  7. b534202

    b534202 Mu-43 Regular

    46
    Sep 18, 2012
    Got a GX1 but I'm buying a spare one. With the $40 Panasonic battery, that makes the camera only $160!
     
  8. armoredpig

    armoredpig Mu-43 Regular

    37
    Mar 28, 2013
    Pulled the trigger at 229... But I got the silver one--oh well..
     
  9. xdayv

    xdayv Color Blind

    Aug 26, 2011
    Tacloban City, Philippines
    Dave
    too good to pass up...
     
  10. mzd

    mzd Mu-43 Veteran

    241
    Nov 30, 2010
    Wisconsin
    indeed. after much deliberation, i picked one up as well.
    they are sold out now.
     
  11. carpandean

    carpandean Mu-43 Top Veteran

    827
    Oct 29, 2010
    Western NY
    Unless you want a GH_, it seriously makes no sense to buy a Panasonic model that is less than a year old. The prices that these bodies fall to are crazy. I was very happy with my GX1 at (if I remember correctly) $650 just over a year ago. I like some things about my E-M5 more, but the GX1 is still a great and very capable camera.
     
  12. Kenny

    Kenny Mu-43 Regular

    175
    Sep 9, 2012
    KL Malaysia
    Missed! :(
     
  13. JasonA

    JasonA Mu-43 Regular

    28
    Mar 26, 2013
    Wow, they sold 50 at that price. That was a pretty substantial inventory! Mine will be here next Wed. Still not sure why I bought it when I just got the G5, but I suppose an inexpensive smaller backup isn't a bad thing. (That's what I'm telling myself anyway.)
     
  14. MadMan

    MadMan Mu-43 Regular

    88
    Mar 27, 2013
    I would say there is at least one exception to that, the 9 month old G5 model :) There have been so many crazy package deals lately, it's hard to see prices going too much lower, and the camera is a solid upgrade from the G3 (which may be selling at a higher price than the recent G5 deals anyway?)
     
  15. mnhoj

    mnhoj There and back again

    Dec 3, 2011
    Los Angeles
    John M
    I just got a G5 and have the GX1 on the way. Perfect combo imo.
     
  16. xdayv

    xdayv Color Blind

    Aug 26, 2011
    Tacloban City, Philippines
    Dave
    2 new bodies? Let's celebrate.
     
  17. mnhoj

    mnhoj There and back again

    Dec 3, 2011
    Los Angeles
    John M
    Yes. Too bad you're on the other side of the globe. I'd buy you a drink. :smile: