Ricoh has announced it is developing a new Pentax K, APSC-format DSLR which will debut at a fan event on 21 September.
Ricoh didn’t reveal the new Pentax camera’s name, nor any other details, but one could expect it will be formally announced sometime after its debut, with a release date set for 2020. According to Ricoh:
The K series digital SLR camera currently under development will be exhibited at the PENTAX fan event.
TOKYO, September 20, 2019－RICOH IMAGING COMPANY, LTD. is pleased to announce a preview showing of the PENTAX K mount digital SLR camera at the “PENTAX Meeting 100th Anniversary Special” scheduled to be held Japan from September 21st.
Overview of reference product
PENTAX K mount digital SLR cameras
Model name: to be announced later
Flagship model of our K-mount digital SLR camera equipped with an APS-C size image sensor
Currently under development for market launch in 2020
Price: Not decided
Notes: The designs and specifications are identical to those first announced publicly about the camera’s development, and subject to change without notice.
Via Pentax Rumors