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Hari Raya Shipment

Posted date: 20-Jun-2017

Kindly take note shipment cut off date for this coming Hari Raya is 21/6 and recommencement on 29/6.

IRIX Lens Profile is now available for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Posted date: 24-May-2017

IRIX Lens Profile is now available for Adobe Photoshop Lightroom software for 11mm and 15mm.

Helps to improve correction data for distortion and vignetting. The way of displaying the profiles inside of Adobe program has changed too.


Download link is here http://en.irixlens.com/press-centre/the-new-lens-profiles-for-irix-11mm-and-15mm

Pentax K-1 firmware V1.41 and 645Z firmware V1.23 update

Posted date: 21-Apr-2017

[Enhanced features]

  • Correspond to Image Transmitter 2 version 2.3.0 
    [Function enhancement/Additional item when using Image Transmitter 2 version 2.3.0 ]
       -  Drive mode change function.
       -  White balance change function.
       -  Custom image change function.
       -  Image recording format change function.
       -  JPEG recording size change function
       -  Recording image quality change function.
       -  Card slot setting function.
       -  Live view magnification change function.
       -  Focus fine adjustment function for live view.
       -  Focus assists setting function.
       -  Start and stop / file transfer for movie shooting. (Live view is incompatible)
  • Improved stability for general performance. 

 Download here K-1 firmware , 645Z firmware and Image Transmitter 2 update

Chinese New Year Holiday

Posted date: 23-Jan-2017

Dear Customers,


Kindly take note our office will be closed for Chinese New Year from 25-1-2017 to 5-2-2017. Order processing and shipment will recommence on 6-2-2017.


Thank you.


Pentax To U Dot Com.

Pentax K-50 Firmware Update V1.10

Posted date: 25-Nov-2016

Corresponded to [KAF4 lens mount] that is equipped with an electromagnetic diaphragm control system.
Enable new lens HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE to shoot stable by updating firmware.


Improved stability for general performance.


http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k-50_s.html

Pentax K-3 Firmware Update V1.30

Posted date: 24-Nov-2016

Corresponded to [KAF4 lens mount] that is equipped with an electromagnetic diaphragm control system.
Enable new lens HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE to shoot stable by updating firmware.


Improved stability for general performance.



Process and download link http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k3_s.html

Online Warranty Registration Process for DSC World Sdn Bhd's products

Posted date: 24-Nov-2016

< Announcement > Please be advised that all DSC World Sdn Bhd's warranty registration (for Pentax, Ricoh and Tamron) is now fully ONLINE-based effective November 2016. Therefore, there will no longer be any physical warranty card enclosed in your product box.


All customers who have received their shipment before November may still receive physical warranty card in the box. You may continue to send in the card or opt for online at your discretion.


Here's the registration linkhttp://futuromic.ddns.net/register/default.aspx

Pentax K-1 firmware V1.40 update

Posted date: 22-Nov-2016

[Enhanced features]

    • Red-lighted LCD monitor display function
      The PENTAX K-1 provides a red-lighted LCD monitor display function, which prevents the pupils of the photographer’s eyes from closing down after they have become accustomed to a dark environment during astrophotography.
    • Bulb timer function
      The bulb timer function comes in handy when photographing celestial bodies or fireworks. The PENTAX K-1 allows the photographer to expend an exposure time up to 20 minutes in Bulb mode.

*For more details click here

[Others]

  • During slow shutter speeds the PENTAX K-1 features white dot noise reduction processing. (*1)
  • Overall Improved stability for general performance. 
    *1: When Slow Shutter Speed NR is OFF and JPEG image.

 

Process and download link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k1.html

Store closes from 12-11-2016 to 20-11-2016

Posted date: 11-Nov-2016

Kindly take note our store will be closed from 12-11-2016 to 20-11-2016. All order processing/ shipment will recommence on 21-11-2016.

Happy Deepavali

Posted date: 25-Oct-2016

Pentax2U.com wishes you Happy Deepavali. May the light of diwali fill your home with light of joy and happiness


Kindly take note our courier services will not be operating on Deepavali on this Saturday, 29th October 2016, and will resume operation on Monday, 31st October 2016.

We are the distributor for IRIX products

Posted date: 22-Oct-2016

We are proud to annouce that we have been appointed as Malaysia distributor for IRIX products.

Here's the products being covered http://pentax2u.com/webshaper/store/manufacturer.asp?mfc=53


More info about IRIX http://www.irixlens.com/

Pentax K-1 firmware V1.30 update

Posted date: 29-Sep-2016

[Enhanced features]

The Electronic Shutter can be selected at the Menu to reduce camera shake from the mechanical shutter when shooting with Live View mode.

Added and selectable [Square format (1:1)] size at the Crop mode.

Addition to the current [3 frames bracketing (OFF, TYPE1, TYPE2)], the [2 frames bracketing (OFF, TYPE2)] is added and selectable for the [AA Filter Simulator bracketing]

At the [BKT] setting, the bracketing range [±0 (=single frame)] can be selected.
*For more details click here

[Others]

Improved stability for general performance.

http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k1.html

Pentax K-70 V1.10 Firmware Update

Posted date: 20-Sep-2016

Enabled ISO sensitivity to change during multiple exposures.


Optimized performance when attaching new lens HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE.


Improved stability for general performance.



Process and Download here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k-70.html

Pentax K-1 firmware V1.20 update

Posted date: 19-Sep-2016

Corresponded to [KAF4 lens mount] that is equipped with an electromagnetic diaphragm control system.
Enable new lens HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE to shoot stable by updating firmware.


Improved stability for general performance.



Process and download link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k1.html

Firmware updates for Pentax DSLRs to support HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE lens

Posted date: 04-Aug-2016

This firmware update is only applicable to K-1, K-3 II, K-S2, and K-S1


Corresponded to [KAF4 lens mount] that is equipped with an electromagnetic diaphragm control system. 


Enable new lens HD PENTAX-DA 55-300mmF4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE to shoot stable by updating firmware.


Improved stability for general performance.


Download site is here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/download_digital.html

Pentax K-1 V1.10 Firmware Update

Posted date: 19-May-2016


Changes to V1.10

Corresponded to IMAGE Transmitter 2 (Version2.2.0)

Correspond to PENTAX Tethered Capture Plug-in for Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom®(Simple Version)(Version1.1.0)

Improved stability for general performance.


Process and download link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k1.html


A quick installation, firmware update, and setting change is all that's needed to prepare for tethering:

  • Download, extract, and install the Pentax Lightroom tethering plugin
  • K-1 users upgrade to firmware v1.10 or newer
  • Set "USB Connection" to "PTP" in the camera's setup menu (wrench icon)
  • Open Lightroom, verify that the "PENTAX Tether plugin" can be found under "File -> Plugin-in Manager"
  • Connect the camera to your PC and power it on
  • In Lightroom, click on "File -> Tethered Capture"
  • Use the shutter button on the camera or the shutter button in Lightroom to capture photos

Ricoh GRII V2.00 Firmware Update

Posted date: 12-Apr-2016
  • Displaying Today's Shots
  • Setting options in shooting mode can be swiftly scrolled by pressing the +/- button.
  • [Macro AF Scan Range] is added.
  • [Conversion Lens] is added to the functions which can be registered to these buttons.
  • [Macro] is added on [Conversion Lens]
  • The values set in [Detail] can be reset to the default settings.
  • The preview image in [RAW Development] can be enlarged.
  • Improved stability for general performance.


Process and download link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/gr2_s.html

Happy Chinese New Year

Posted date: 11-Jan-2016

We will everyone in this Year of the Monkey a very warm and prosperous new year.

Pentax K-S2 Firmware Update V1.11

Posted date: 20-Dec-2015

Improved tracking performance for ASTRO TRACER of O-GPS1.


Download link http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/ks2_s.html

Pentax K-S2 Firmware V1.10

Posted date: 11-Aug-2015

Changes to V1.10

- Correspond to latest version of Image Sync (v1.0.5)

- Improved stability for general performance.

Download the instruction and firmware here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/ks2_s.html

Ricoh GR II V1.10 Firmware Update

Posted date: 11-Aug-2015

Changes to V1.10

- Correspond to latest version of Image Sync (v1.0.5).

- Improved stability for general performance.

Download process and link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/gr2_s.html

Hari Raya Shipment

Posted date: 03-Jul-2015

Kindly take note- In celebration of Hari Raya, the last shipment date for our store is 10-7-2015. Any purchases after this date will  only be shipped after 20-7-2015.

The City Photo Exhibition

Posted date: 02-Jul-2015

We are honored to be the sponsor of this very special Photo Exhibition at Penang.


We invite everyone to attend and be mesmerized by the heritage, life and colors of Georgetown all faithfully taken with our Pentax Systems.


Date: 11-7-2015 to 1-8-2015 11am to 3pm


Venue: GohKaki 五脚基 34 Bishop Street, 10200 Penang, Malaysia


Special and limited edition of postcards will be given out to the attendees (while stock last)


Free Admission


Exhibition Flyer

Pentax K-3 V1.21 Firmware update

Posted date: 28-May-2015

Corrected – When status screen setting is set to [Display Off] and shutter button or AF button turn to off, back light of Monitor is light up on firmware version1.20.


Improved stability for general performance.


Update Link http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/k3_s.html

Firmware Update for Pentax K-S2, Pentax K-S1 and Pentax K-3 to V1.01, V1.10 and V1.20 respectively

Posted date: 15-Apr-2015

Firmware update is now available for Pentax K-S2, Pentax K-S1 and Pentax K-3

- HD PENTAX-DA 18-50mmF4-5.6 DC WR RE
- HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mmF4.5-5.6ED DC AW
- HD PENTAX-D FA ★70-200mmF2.8ED DC AW


Note: Pentax K-S2, Pentax K-S1 and Pentax K-3 will require minimum Firmware update to V1.01, V1.10 and V1.20 respectively to fully ultilize all the features of this lens. 



Firmware download link here 
http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/download_digital.html

6% GST effective 1-4-2015

Posted date: 01-Apr-2015

GST

Kindly take note, purchases at our store WILL NOT be subjected to 6% GST. That's another good news for you to shop at our store.



Looking forward to your continous support!

Pentax 645Z firmware update V1.21

Posted date: 27-Mar-2015

Firmware update V1.21 includes

  1. Improved stability of tethered shooting when using Image Transmitter2.
    *In this update, HDR RAW shooting cannot be used when using Image Transmitter2 with tethered shooting.
  2. Improved stability for general performance.



Download link here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/645z_s.html

CHINESE NEW YEAR HOLIDAY

Posted date: 12-Feb-2015

CHINESE NEW YEAR HOLIDAY

We are pleased to inform that our store will be closed for festival season celebration from 16th Feb 2015 to 22nd Feb 2015.

Business will resume on 23rd Feb 2015.

We wish everyone GONG XI FA CAI & HAPPY HOLIDAY.

Pentax 645Z V1.20 Firmware Update

Posted date: 05-Dec-2014

Added OFF mode on Slow Shutter Speed NR.
(Even OFF mode setting, It may takes a long time to processing depend on condition of ISO setting, exposure time and temperature etc.)

Improved stability for performance when using IMAGE Transmitter2.

Improved stability for general performance.

Download link and process here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/645z_s.html

V1.10 Firmware update for Pentax 645Z

Posted date: 26-Sep-2014

Correspond to the IMAGE Transmitter 2 (Image transfer software).

Improved stability for general performance.

Download link and process here http://www.ricoh-imaging.co.jp/english/support/digital/645z_s.html